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‘HAHAHAHAHA’ — Europeans Answer The Question: Would You Prefer U.S. Healthcare System

‘HAHAHAHAHA’ — Europeans Answer The Question: Would You Prefer U.S. Healthcare System

Some European people on Quora answered the question: “As a European, would you prefer the US healthcare system?” The short, resounding answer was no. Here are some of the more detailed answers. Mark Harrison said: “Less coverage: US system” “Higher costs for private medical care: US system” “Lower life expectancy: US system” “Whichever way I […]

Should We Kill The Mentally Ill? Two European Nations Say Yes

Should We Kill The Mentally Ill? Two European Nations Say Yes

The practice was once prohibited, but it is back. Belgium and the Netherlands are euthanizing people with mental and cognitive disorders. In 2002, Belgium legalized euthanasia for people suffering from unbearable and non-treatable medical conditions. This includes terminal or non-terminal conditions, including psychiatric ones. Between 2014 and 2015, 124 out of the 3,950 euthanasia cases […]

WATCH: Emmanuel Macron Became Leader Of The Free World When He Trolled Trump Over Paris Agreement

WATCH: Emmanuel Macron Became Leader Of The Free World When He Trolled Trump Over Paris Agreement

President Donald Trump is going to need some cold water for this burn. This week, President Trump made the United States one of the only countries in the world that are no longer part of the Paris Climate Change Accord. He argued that he was “putting American workers first.” He said: “[The jobs losses would […]

On Being Numb: How Fascism Is Creeping Into Our Lives (IMAGES)

On Being Numb: How Fascism Is Creeping Into Our Lives (IMAGES)

How much more can the people of the United States take from the Trump administration and the cruel asshats in the GOP? It has been a constant assault on our rights since the inauguration. With the latest vote on the inhumane American Healthcare Act, are we at the ‘tipping point’? Right now people are getting […]

Trump Lays Out His Biggest Whopper Yet — He Has ‘Rebuilt’ Our Global Standing (VIDEO)

Trump Lays Out His Biggest Whopper Yet — He Has ‘Rebuilt’ Our Global Standing (VIDEO)

Rachel Maddow talked about the latest issue of Foreign Affairs magazine in which they talk about President Donald Trump’s foreign policy practices so far in his presidency. Sean Spicer made a ridiculous claim (again) this week. He said: “The world is responding to the leadership that the president is bringing under this – bringing to Washington. In […]

China Becomes The ‘Voice Of Reason’ Urging Schoolyard Bullies To Put Their Di**s Away (VIDEO)

China Becomes The ‘Voice Of Reason’ Urging Schoolyard Bullies To Put Their Di**s Away (VIDEO)

Chinese officials have said that we could have war “at any moment.” We have fired missiles at Syria and deployed a Navy force near North Korea. In Syria, we launched 59 Tomahawk missiles at a base. President Donald Trump made a veiled threat to start a war with North Korea. Trump said: “China will either […]

Trump Inspires A New Generation Of Women – Opposing Him (IMAGES)

Trump Inspires A New Generation Of Women – Opposing Him (IMAGES)

Here is the truth of every matter: there are always two sides to the story. With all that Trump has done just in his first month of office, there has been a lot of fear and anger going around. However, there is always good that comes from a situation like this. President Trump has mobilized […]

Former President Jimmy Carter Says Trump Brings Out His Supporters’ Inherent Racism (VIDEO)

Former President Jimmy Carter Says Trump Brings Out His Supporters’ Inherent Racism (VIDEO)

Former President Jimmy Carter is a very religious man. He is concerned about the “resurgence” of racism in this country. *Cough-cough…* Trump supporters! *Cough…* On Thursday, he spoke at the New Baptist Covenant, which he convened in 2007 to unite Baptists of different races. Carter said: “I think there will be a positive reaction after […]

Clinton Campaign Seeks To Win Asian American Vote (Video)

Clinton Campaign Seeks To Win Asian American Vote (Video)

Each political party has people they consider to be their base. The Republicans typically dominate white working class voters and Christian believers. Democrats typically win a majority of votes from minorities and the highly-educated. Both sides try their hardest to rally these groups and produce high voter turnouts during presidential election years. You can see […]

French President Says What We Are All Feeling – Trump Makes Him Want To ‘Retch’ (VIDEO)

French President Says What We Are All Feeling – Trump Makes Him Want To ‘Retch’ (VIDEO)

The Republican Party presidential nominee, Donald Trump, has said some very scary things during this whole year. It has gotten particularly bad since the Republican Convention. Donald Trump is even leaking classified information. The French President, Francois Hollande has said what many of us are feeling right about now. He said this to a reporter: “His excesses […]

Democracy In The United States Is Dying (VIDEO)

Democracy In The United States Is Dying (VIDEO)

When the United States achieved sovereignty, the circumstances of their independence were without precedent. After all, a haggard bunch of farmers (with a lot of help from the French) successfully fended off highly-trained soldiers in service to an empire on which the sun never set. When building this new nation, British intellectuals suddenly free of […]

STUDY: Americans Are Prudish Compared To Many Other Countries (VIDEO)

STUDY: Americans Are Prudish Compared To Many Other Countries (VIDEO)

Every culture in the world has its own quirks and traditions. Every country has different cultural ideals that make them unique. However, our culture may seem odd to people in other countries. The Pew Research Center did some surveys that point out just how different we are from European countries. One survey question included this […]

Social Media Is Killing Our Children

Social Media Is Killing Our Children

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released a disturbing new report. The rate of suicide in the United States has increased by 24 percent for all ages under 75 over the 15-year period from 1999 to 2014. Even more concerning, this includes children 10 to 14, especially among young girls. This is happening […]

What The USA Could Learn About Donald Trump From Silvio Berlusconi

What The USA Could Learn About Donald Trump From Silvio Berlusconi

The Rise And Fall Of Silvio Berlusconi The outrageous style of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi bears several similarities to Donald Trump’s attitude during the Republican primary debates. Berlusconi, who was the head of the Italian Government for three stints between 1994 and 2011, was ultimately forced to resign after pressure was put on […]

Here’s How The United States Will Destroy The World

Here’s How The United States Will Destroy The World

It’s still three minutes to midnight. For those of you unsure as to what that means, the phrase pertains to the Doomsday Clock, a symbolic representation of how close humanity is to global catastrophe. At midnight, we’re all screwed and I seriously wonder how much of the stroke of midnight might be the fault of […]

The Most Dangerous Places For Women In The USA

The Most Dangerous Places For Women In The USA

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence recently used data from the Centers for Disease Control and the U.S. Census Bureau to highlight which states are the most dangerous for women. Compiling statistics that focus on rape and sexual assault, domestic violence, murder, stalking, and suicide rates among women in each state showed that, as women, we’re […]

Trading Spaces: 10 Reasons Why Rednecks Should Secede From The United States

Trading Spaces: 10 Reasons Why Rednecks Should Secede From The United States

After reading about a newspaper in Mississippi that won’t allow gay marriage announcements, I have to say I am beyond fed up with redneck neocons who like to play the victim while shredding our Constitution with their “sincerely-held” beliefs. Here are ten reasons why rednecks should all band together and go about trading (or should?we […]