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FAIR Announce New “Immigration” Blog

This week the anti-immigrant group Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) announced the launch of its new blog, Immigration Reform. The blog’s mission is focused on “redefining the meaning of

Politics

Audio Blog: How We Can Prevent Bullying from the Ground Up

Press play below to listen: This installment of the Imagine2050 audio blog takes a look at bullying among our youth.  Recent suicides across the country have once again drawn attention to the taunting, teasing, and harassment that occurs in our … Continued

Politics

“I’ve got facts on my side, you’ve got Glenn Beck on your side”

Our Sunday blog highlight comes courtesy of Dave at the Fake Mexican: Slam! I love it! (video found on pam’s and crooks and liars) This is what it looks like when you take away shouting and threats. There is still … Continued

Blog Highlight: Edwards Campaign Aides had “Nuclear Option”

I enjoyed Nicole Belle’s Sunday post on the ‘nuclear option’ for Edwards’ campaign aides. Apparently when affair rumors became increasingly likely, his aides formulated a plan to pull the plug on Edwards if it looked like he would win the … Continued

podcast

Audio: March 2009 Blogcast

As you have most likely read on the 2050 blog, there has been some heavy anti-immigrant activity in Arizona lately. Many of the people caught in this war on immigrants are the regions Native (American) population. In light of this … Continued

Blog Highlight: AZ Sheriff Exercises Fascism

David Neiwert at Crooks & Liars posted a video and article about the Sheriff Arpaio’s ever more oppressive activities in Maricopa County, AZ: I’m spending my Christmas vacation in lovely Maricopa County, AZ, this week with my in-laws. And I … Continued

Reader Poll: White Nationalism

Here at Imagine 2050 we often write about controversial issues. We include items that are of mainstream interest, but also strive to highlight stories and points of view that don’t receive much attention. Sometimes those stories discuss the activities of … Continued

Immigration

ANNOUNCEMENT: Imagine 2050 blogcast will air Monday on 89.5FM in Chicago!

Recently, 89.5 FM in Chicago aired Noah Chandler’s August podcast, Imagine 2050’s audio blogger! In fact, the radio station based an entire show off of Imagine 2050’s premise and Noah’s interviews. Since then 89.5 FM has repeatedly run his blogcast … Continued

Culture

Audio: August 2008 Blogcast

Welcome to the August 21, 2008 edition of the Imagine 2050 audio podcast. This week we take to the streets in Oakland, California for an engaging exploration of what it means to be American. I feel the need to give … Continued