Disgraced Star Roseanne Barr Deserves Some Compassion

Link: Disgraced Star Roseanne Barr Deserves Some Compassion By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 31, 2018   ABC’s star actress Roseanne Barr has a history of tweeting a lot of ridiculous and inflammatory  tweets. And one tweet this week went too far for the ABC executives, who decided to cut her hit show “Roseanne” because of its racist suggestions. … Continue reading Disgraced Star Roseanne Barr Deserves Some Compassion

Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Michael Avenatti Would Rather Appear On TV Than In Court

Link: Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Michael Avenatti Would Rather Appear On TV Than In Court By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 31, 2018   The best lawyers have hundreds and hundreds of court appearances for various hearings, motions and trials under their belts. But Stormy Daniels’ lawyer Michael Avenatti must think boosting his television appearances are more important than court. … Continue reading Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Michael Avenatti Would Rather Appear On TV Than In Court

California’s June 5 “Jungle Primary” Exposes Democrats’ Self-Interest

Link: California’s June 5 “Jungle Primary” Exposes Democrats’ Self-Interest By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 31, 2018   Country before party, the famous saying goes. But for some candidates running in the California June 5 primary, it’s themselves before party as well. The most prominent example is Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom. One would think that as a Democrat, … Continue reading California’s June 5 “Jungle Primary” Exposes Democrats’ Self-Interest

Starbucks’ “Anti-Bias” Training Is Also A Business Investment

Link: Starbucks’ “Anti-Bias” Training Is Also A Business Investment By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 30, 2018   Starbucks coffee shops across the country closed for three hours on Tuesday afternoon so that all workers could engage in “anti-bias training.” The training was set up to educate employees about the subconscious racial bias they may have and to teach … Continue reading Starbucks’ “Anti-Bias” Training Is Also A Business Investment

To The Surprise Of Many, Women Vote Republican Too

Link: To The Surprise Of Many, Women Vote Republican Too By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 30, 2018   As I was driving on my road trip this past Memorial Day weekend, I saw a bumper sticker on the car in front of me as I was sitting in traffic. The sticker read, “WHY DO WOMEN VOTE REPUBLICAN?” Perhaps … Continue reading To The Surprise Of Many, Women Vote Republican Too

“Roseanne” Cancellation Raises Question Of Double Standard

Link: “Roseanne” Cancellation Raises Question Of Double Standard By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 30, 2018   In the modern digital and politically polarized age, a few taps of the keyboard can cost you your job, no matter how much success you bring your company. Such was the case for Roseanne Barr, star of the hit ABC show “Roseanne.” … Continue reading “Roseanne” Cancellation Raises Question Of Double Standard

North Korea Negotiations Prove Trump’s Deal-Making Skill

Link: North Korea Negotiations Prove Trump’s Deal-Making Skill By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 29, 2018     “I make good deals. That’s what I do. I would make great deals for our country,” Donald Trump said in a May 2015 tweet during his presidential campaign. While many have disagreed with his renegotiating NAFTA, his pulling out of the … Continue reading North Korea Negotiations Prove Trump’s Deal-Making Skill

Irish Abortion Vote Casts Doubt On Pro-Life Movement Chances

Link: Irish Abortion Vote Casts Doubt On Pro-Life Movement Chances By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 29, 2018   The Irish nationwide vote to overturn a constitutional ban on abortion is a huge win for liberals worldwide. Hopes to dismantle progressive abortion strides in the United States do not look hopeful after Ireland, a country deeply rooted in religious … Continue reading Irish Abortion Vote Casts Doubt On Pro-Life Movement Chances

NFL Kneeling Ban Tests Sincerity Of Protests 

Link: NFL Kneeling Ban Tests Sincerity Of Protests By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 25, 2018   As Martin Luther King Jr. famously said, “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” Now we will see the ultimate measure of … Continue reading NFL Kneeling Ban Tests Sincerity Of Protests 

Judge’s Ruling Against Trump On Twitter Could Pave The Way For Milo Yiannopoulos To Return

Link: Judge’s Ruling Against Trump On Twitter Could Pave The Way For Milo Yiannopoulos To Return By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 24, 2018   Conservatives have long complained about social media’s institutional restriction and bias against right-wing thought and posts. Most famously, Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos was permanently suspended from Twitter after inciting what Twitter describes as violence. Yiannopoulos, known … Continue reading Judge’s Ruling Against Trump On Twitter Could Pave The Way For Milo Yiannopoulos To Return

Blatant misrepresentation of Trump’s immigrant comment exposes media bias

Link: Blatant misrepresentation of Trump’s immigrant comment exposes media bias By Shauli Bar-On on May 23, 2018 It is no secret many of the mainstream media’s reporters are not fans of President Donald Trump’s politics. In the modern age, it has become the norm for journalists to continue reporting on topics for which they subscribe to a … Continue reading Blatant misrepresentation of Trump’s immigrant comment exposes media bias

Russian collusion investigation lacks due process

Link: Russian collusion investigation lacks due process By Shauli Bar-On on May 23, 2018 In early 2017, the first accusations of Donald Trump’s election campaign colluding with the Russian government were reported by the mainstream media. In May 2017, democratic nominee for president Hillary Clinton cited it as one reason she lost the election. That same month … Continue reading Russian collusion investigation lacks due process

#MeToo Movement Sets Dangerous Precedent Over Judge Recall

By Shauli Bar-On Last updated May 22, 2018   Judge Aaron Persky campaigning against his recall in Los Altos Hills, Calif. on May 15, 2018. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) Link: https://factswanted.com/2018/05/22/metoo-movement-sets-dangerous-precedent-over-judge-recall/ #MeToo. These two simple words represent today’s era of women’s empowerment and holding powerful men accountable for sexual harassment. These two words do something that has never been done before … Continue reading #MeToo Movement Sets Dangerous Precedent Over Judge Recall