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Donald Trump Jr., Skittles and ISIS's Captured Syrian Passports

The latest vapid uproar of campaign 2016 involves Donald Trump Jr. posting a tweet that "Compared Syrian Refugees to Poisoned Skittles," according to an...

Dr. Johnny Eric Williams: Parallels in Black and Palestinian Struggles

Johnny E. Williams specializes in social movements, political sociology, cultural sociology, racism, science and religion. Professor Williams’ primary area of research investigates how culture (i.e., shared beliefs, values and meaning systems) sustains and challenges social order.

Welcome to Washington Babylon

Launching a website or blog is like having a baby. You’re never ready. So I’m soft launching Washingtonbabylon.com now and hope to be fully...

Some Imploded Myths of the Center-Right: William F. Buckley, Jr. Was...

I recently picked up William F. Buckley, Jr.'s 1951 polemic God and Man at Yale, the book that launched the author's...

Washington Babylon's Launch a Global Success

So there are a lot of exciting developments here at Washington Babylon. We launched yesterday and Sydney Leather's delightful dismantling of Anthony Weiner was picked...

Rhode Island "Reform" Scam, Part II: Treasurer Seth Magaziner screws pensioners,...

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The Rhode Island Retired Teachers Association is one of the most innocuous-sounding organizations one could imagine, ranking up there with the Canadian ice growers...

Alert: Stories on Doug Band, Bill Clinton shoeshine boy, about to...

I'm hearing from multiple stories that major news outlets are finally embarrassed about their shameful pro-Hillary bias in the presidential campaign and are loading up...

New report details Seth Magaziner's real estate follies and public pension...

The release last Friday of a forensic audit of the Rhode Island public pension system's real estate portfolio reveals a dire situation for state Treasurer...

You've Always Wanted a Dream Job at a Prestige News Outlet:...

Writer/Research Assistant(s) for WashingtonBabylon.com Location: Washington D.C. (some flexibility there) Pay: Unpaid but plenty of opportunities for bylines and real journalism. Plus editor-in-chief periodically picks up drink...

Lazy Friday Playlist: A time honored tradition at Washington Babylon

OK everyone, thanks for all the support this week, we finally got things up and running here. Been a crazy week for me --...