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Kick ’em when they are down

One of the core Republican beliefs is self reliance. This is key. If you are just motivated enough you can overcome anything. In fact, there is no data to support this fantasy. Conservatives continue, however, to push it. This is why you see conservatives flocking to Donald Trump, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Michael Bloomberg and Steve Forbes, just to name a few. Conservatives love the myth of the scrappy kid who, by virtue of nothing more than willpower, becomes a success story. Conservatives hate the idea that someone actually needed help to become successful. It makes their head spin. Almost everyone needs a

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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A Letter to America

The Thirteeneth Juror

Where is The Outrage Topics
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