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Open borders for thee, not me: Zuckerberg builds ‘oppressive, immense’ wall around home

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who has criticized Donald Trumps’s proposed wall, has angered local residents after building a wall of his own surrounding his property on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, according to the Daily Mail. In 2014, Zuckerberg purchased the 750 acre Kahu’aina Plantation on the north shore of Kauai for $100 million in 2014. The […]

American flag burned at SanFran transgender march [VIDEO]

Parade-goers shout, wave flags and hold signs during the New York City Pride Parade Sunday, June 26, 2016, in New York City. A year after New York City's storied gay pride parade celebrated a high point with the legalization of gay marriage nationwide, the atmosphere this year couldn't be more different. Parades in New York and other major cities Sunday will feature increased security, anti-violence messages and tributes to those killed in this month's massacre at a gay nightclub in Florida. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)

Participants in a transgender pride parade in San Francisco burned an American flag during their march on Sunday, according to Townhall. Twitter user “Mx Emily a Rose,” a transgender pride march participant who claims she did not take part in the burning, tweeted a photo and a video of the questionable act. #TransMarch burning the flag […]

Mizzou SJW student upset: ‘Too many white people’ at Orlando LGBT vigil [VIDEO]

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In Missouri, a Latina student was offended because white students mourned the Orlando terror attack. A large crowd, estimated to be up to 1,000, gathered at the Boone County Courthouse in Missouri for a vigil honoring the victims of the Orlando attack, but some there had to make it about themselves. Tiffany Melecio, who The College Fix […]

Ralph Nader slams ‘sensitive’ millennials, trigger warnings, and #BlackLivesMatter

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Former third-party candidate Ralph Nader came out swinging against the millennial tendency to silence unpopular ideas in an interview with Lydia DePillis of Pacific Standard. He had some harsh words about the politically correct culture, where “you can’t say this about that, and you can’t say that about this” and people “tell you to hush.” […]

As media gushed over Clinton, Miss USA contestants got tougher questions [VIDEOs]

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As the media gushes over Hillary Clinton, celebrating her likely nomination, Americans had to watch the Miss USA Beauty Pageant to see actual tough questions. Miss Alabama was questioned about Muhammad Ali; Miss District of Columbia about opening up military combat positions to women; Miss Georgia about voting laws; Miss California about inequality; and Miss […]

Look out, millennials: Middle-aged women are re-entering the job market

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Public relations entrepreneurs Dara Kaplan and Gwen Wunderlich found inspiration in last year’s film, “The Intern,” sparking the creation of their Enternship program. The film, starring Oscar-winners actors Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway, puts a fresh spin on the business world, and retirement for that matter, advocating for the idea that “experience never gets old.” Who says millennials […]

Workplace productivity declines: Blame millennials (employers agree)

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A report by the Dallas Fed was released this morning, showing a significant decline in factory activity during the month of May. With this decline came serious concerns about an increase in labor costs coupled with a lack of productivity from workers. Akin Oyedele of the Business Insider reported that “most other regional manufacturing indexes, including those […]

Millennials’ casual communication leads to lack of confrontation skills

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Is it social media that has distorted the language of our young people, the convenience of sending a quick text message or a picture over Snapchat as opposed to a formal phone call or in-person conversation? The millennial generation — constantly making news as they change the culture of how we dress, how we work, […]

New magazine ‘For Her’ offers refreshing alternative to Cosmo for young women

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For those young women looking for an alternative to the likes of Cosmopolitan and Glamour, there is For Her, an online magazine from Aleteia. Editor-In-Chief Cynthia Dermody spoke with Red Alert Politics about the magazine and what it has to offer. The publication, launched in February, is an offshoot of the Catholic news site Aleteia.  After recognizing that readers were attracted to their lifestyle content, they […]

Millennials fleeing United States in record numbers

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Studies show millennials — the largest living generation — have a growing interest in moving abroad and many are seeking jobs outside of the United States. With a desire for new experiences, motivated by the need for employment, many 20- and 30-somethings are packing up and moving overseas. “Interestingly, four of the top five countries that people […]

Unlimited vacation time? Companies compromise benefits to retain millennials

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As it is becoming more and more evident that millennial employees desire a more a ‘attractive’ work experience, companies are catching on and making changes to workplace culture. Pim de Morree of Millennial Magazine shared some of the growing trends in the workplace, including picking one’s own work hours, unlimited vacation time, and working from anywhere, among […]

Gold Medaling in Sex? Brazil triples condom order for Olympians

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In preparation for the upcoming Summer Olympics being held in Rio de Janiero, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is leaving no one unprotected when it comes to safe sex for the athletes. According to the Brazilian newspaper Folha de S.Paulo, the IOC will provide 100,000 female condoms and 350,000 male condoms to the 10,500 athletes […]

“Trans-speciesism”: Tree huggers’ new progressive frontier

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EarthFirst! is reeling from internal tensions just now as President Obama’s transsexual activists are on a witch hunt for those in the group not progressive enough on sexuality. A recent article entitled “Deep Green Transphobia” deplores leaders in the Green movement, a bunch of ecofeminists, who do not think “transrights” and “transinclusion” are fundamental to […]

Bye-Bye, Suit and Tie: Millennials are drastically changing workplace culture

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According to recent Pew Research Center studies, millennials are now dominating the workforce, far surpassing Generation X. With this shift comes a variety of drastic changes for the older generations and veterans of the 9-to-5 workday. “At an age of transition from college to the working world, the millennial generation’s workforce is highly likely to grow even further […]

The irony of millennials: Tech-savvy, yet still less informed

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It is ironic that millennials, considered the “digital generation,” with access to a wealth of information like never before, are so ignorant of world news and current events. Fusion’s Massive Millennial poll suggested that  77 percent of millennials were unable to name one of the elected senators from the state in which they live. Although technology provides […]

In NYC, you can be fined $250,000 for not using ‘preferred gender pronouns’

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The trend of universities to use gender neutral pronouns does not stop with higher education. New York City has threatened employers, landlords, businesses, and professionals with fines if they do not use an individual’s preferred gender, Eugene Volokh wrote for The Washington Post. Volokh warns that “this is [not] likely to stay in New York City” either, and […]

People’s list of “best commencement speeches” dominated by liberals

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Much like commencement speakers at top schools across the country, People filled its list of the “best commencement speeches” with liberals or those who do not have a clear political affiliation. The list chose star power and punchy one-liners over quality. Missing from the list is Justice Clarence Thomas at Hillsdale College and Michael Bloomberg at the University of Michigan. President Barack Obama, Rutgers University […]

Jim Gaffigan delivers hilarious commencement speech at CUA [VIDEO]

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Do you remember your commencement speaker? Probably not. It was likely someone supposedly important who lectured you about how you must go change the world. Imagine if your speaker was comedian Jim Gaffigan? “Hot Pockets!…” It’s a speech you’d never forget. His theme: “mail order guacamole.” Beyond the comedy, he also shared his inspiring life story: […]

McCrory’s idiotic bathroom bill alienates millennials, accomplishes nothing

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As if the Republican Party didn’t have enough problems, North Carolina Republican leaders, and especially Gov. Pat McCrory, have picked a fight that continues to harm the Republican brand and accomplishes nothing. In swing states like North Carolina, Republicans have already been hemorrhaging younger voters who see the party as out of touch with the culture. […]

What is ‘Paw-ternity’ leave and why is this woman demanding it?

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The abounding sense of entitlement does not end with “meternity,” the idea of family leave for non-parents championed by author Meghann Foye. She’s now joined by Lindsay Putnam with New York Post, who writes that “Pet owners deserve family leave, too.” You would think that it was a parody; it’s not. “Having to go back to work days later was one of the […]