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  • The Socialist’s Journal: The Curse of Coaching

    Dec 17, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *There is an old sentiment that coaches are hired to be fired. In the world of professional sports and major college athletics (probably the only coaches the general public knows and sees) perhaps only the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise sticks by a coach through multiple mediocre or even losing season. Coaches generally know that they are […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Jason Collins

    May 7, 13 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *Monday, April 29, 2013 – Professional basketball player Jason Collins comes out as a gay man. That night the NBA playoffs continued with three teams avoiding the end of their seasons. Tuesday, April 30, 2013 – An American Airlines flight from Portugal crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Georgia. The last words […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: The 2nd Amendment

    Jul 24, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    “A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” That is the text of the 2nd Amendment of the United States Constitution in its entirety. I am not big on the original intent of the founding fathers. […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: A Christian Nation?

    Jan 25, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The United States has never been a Christian nation. Rather it has always been a nation with a large number of Christians in it. There is a difference. It is the difference between having a basis in certain spiritual truths, and living by an interpretation of sacred texts. The Founding Fathers were students of the […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: The Dark Side of Unions

    Sep 27, 10 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *The origins of unions in this country are part of the story of industrialization. In fact unions were labor’s response to the advent of Robber Barons – extremely powerful capitalist entrepreneurs of the late 19th century. As such they have always been charged with ensuring that any person or company’s profit is paralleled by a […]

  • The Socialists’ Journal: If All Muslims…

    Aug 17, 10 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *If all Muslims are terrorists then all black people are lazy and on welfare and trying to get society to support them or they are athletes, rappers or singers. If all Muslims are terrorists then all women are helpless beings who need men to support them because they are not as capable. If all Muslims […]