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Bret H @he11okitty ?

active 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Bret H commented on the blog post What if kids could vote?   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    Well, I think the point is: The entire system is broken. As long as people are voting along party lines based on their cultural indoctrination, democracy is a sham. It doesn’t matter if those people are teenagers or adults. The only “cure” is education and exposure to diverse ideas. Some people never receive that, or [...]

  • Bret H commented on the blog post Four responses to how Martha Raddatz posed the abortion question   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    Fantastic post. I was a fan of the way Biden called Ryan out for not following Catholic social teaching (I’m not Catholic, nor was I raised in that faith, but I think it was a good response to the assertion that being Catholic and pro-choice are mutually exclusive). But, I’m also of the mind that [...]

  • Bret H commented on the blog post What if kids could vote?   1 year, 9 months ago · View

    I don’t work with students, and never have, so my thoughts are based on purely anecdotal personal experience, but I am not optimistic that lowering the voting age would put more weight behind key feminist issues. As a teen, my political views (and most everything else about me) was motivated by one exhausting desire: Pleasing [...]

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