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This group is for IDW.community website announcements and a few "Topic-of-the-day" type posts. Please note that "Topic-of-the-day" posts may contain some positional bias in hope to foster discussion. The bias may not reflect my personal views or this website's.


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Posts Tagged "media" By Admin (138) Posts by originator only

IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Nov 20, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Admin
Would moving state borders reduce the chance of civil war? As you know, the US is more politically polarized than ever both as shown by the US map image below. The red/blue shows the net change in voters by county... basically ...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Nov 16, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Is it possible to talk about Jewish political influence without being called anti-Semitic? According to a 2016 Jerusalem Post (jpost.com) article, "US Jews contribute half of all donations to the Democratic Party (and about 25% of...

Jewish political influence is...

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Nov 8, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Do you believe the election results? In every close election, the side that loses has every right to verify that the election process was fair and accurate. For better or worse, there is an emotional and practical incentive for ...

What do you think...

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Nov 5, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Why was the popular vote so close in the US presidential election? Regardless of the eventual winner, one thing that stood out was how close the popular vote was. What does it imply that the polls, predicting a Biden win with up to...

Why did Trump get more votes than the polls predicted?

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Nov 2, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by Admin
Any suggestions as to how to emotionally prepare for the election? For many Democrats, tomorrow represents the culmination of a four year effort to regain political control at the national level. While "winning" has always been the...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Oct 24, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Are Netflix and Amazon approaching Nazi-level propaganda? In the 1930s, Hitler used the newly popular, and tightly regulated, radio to carefully control a narrative that the Versailles treaty that ended WW1 was oppressive, unfair, ...

Amazon and Netflix are...

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Oct 15, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Is the Hunter Biden email dump believable? Damnable? Silence-able? If you were the son of the Vice President and were doing questionable things like getting paid for influence with your father, would you drop your water-damaged ...

The Hunter Biden emails are...

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Sep 19, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Staff
Why do so many believe that black men live in fear of being shot by racist police?
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Posts
Sep 11, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Admin
Did 9/11 and its aftermath change your view of the world? 19 years ago today, the US experienced a horrifying attack that changed the way many of us view the world. We remember and honor the people who lost their lives in and ...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Aug 26, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Is there any truth in Qanon or the "deep state"? It's human nature to see patterns. From faces in clouds to stock market charts, the human brain likes to prioritize affirming data and disregard opposing data. A famous 1948 ...

Is there any truth in Qanon or the "deep state"?

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Aug 14, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Do many affluent white liberals live in a race bubble? Recently, a friend sent me two posts by the liberal DailyBeast websites (see photo) which suggests they hide the race of a (black) killer of a 5-year-old (white) boy while ...

What has the most impact when it comes to changing your mind?

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Aug 13, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Admin
Open call for articles for our magazine
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Aug 10, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Are private security militias the future of public safety? With cities from Minneapolis to Seattle drastically cutting their police department budgets, law abiding citizens are asking the obvious question of how this will impact ...

How are you preparing for potential defunding of police?

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Jun 27, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Have you lost a good friend to the "Culture Wars"? Tell your story. Was it mutual? Are you sad about it? Have regrets? Ideas on how to move forward?

Have you lost a friend to the "Culture Wars"?

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Jun 24, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Admin
What happened to the Intellectual Dark Web's influence? The IDW became popular as it was perceived that the core members were standing up against false narratives - primarily related to identity politics. Bret Weinstein says the ...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Jun 18, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Admin
What views can get someone kicked off Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, etc? As the attack on free speech escalates, many taboo topics and opinions are no longer being allowed on the major social networks. As an independent, non-profit...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Jun 14, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL What do you think will be the result of last week's mass apologies and genuflecting to Black Lives Matter protesters? First, I want to be clear that this question is meant to be independent of the actual merits of the BLM (and ...

Apologies to BLM will...

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Jun 4, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Admin
POLL Do you see the tragic killing of Floyd George more an act of pure evil or pure incompetence? We all understand that his death is powerful symbol of what is perceived by many as proof of systemic racism in police departments - and ...

Was Floyd George's killing an act of...

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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Jun 3, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Admin
What advice would you give to people who are stressed out over the recent protests and riots? First it was the joy of social media, then it was defriending and polarization, now it's civil unrest on a national scale. It really ...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Aug 10, 2019Aug 2019

Posted by Admin
Is the homeless "epidemic" getting better or worse? The media portrays the cities of the US west coast as teaming with homeless people while national rate of homeless is going down. Is this due to a migration of homeless or something else?
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
Jun 15, 2019Jun 2019

Posted by Admin
Is political bias in media/youtube centrally coordinated or emergent from each outlet trying to maximize views/clicks? If it is centrally coordinated, who or what are the organizations setting the agenda or narrative? With the latest round of ...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
May 16, 2019May 2019

Posted by Admin
POLLThe Left-leaning media like to create and champion underdog stories where an identity-based victim group is being oppressed by straight, white men (SWM). Each of these groups focus on a single issue such as sexism, racism, religion, or sexual ...
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IDW Topic-of-the-Day
May 6, 2019May 2019

Posted by Admin
Why are only right-leaning people being called "Conspiracy Theorists" as they're being banned from social media? Is it a conspiracy to say white cops are targeting black people, that the patriarchy conspires to pay women 70 cents for every dollar ...
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Site & Customer Service
Apr 22, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Admin
Acceptable posts and comments on this site. Let’s talk through an issue that needs a clear policy decision - how we should handle "over-the-line" posts/comments/groups. As you may know, we just launched in mid-February and have ...
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Posted by Admin Does teaching "white guilt" also cultivate a "white pride" backlash?

Posted by Admin Is it time to take a knee on the Superbowl?

Posted by Admin Why not equality right now?

Posted by Admin How's Biden doing?

Posted by Admin How many good friends do you have from other political tribes?

Posted by Admin What did Trump do, if anything, to incite violence?

Posted by Admin Is free speech dead?

Posted by Admin Is free speech dead?

Posted by Admin Is free speech dead?

Posted by Admin Under what time and circumstance is the use of violence warranted?

Posted by Admin Now what?

Posted by Admin What do you expect to be achieved by this week's pro-Trump DC rally?

Posted by Admin What did you learn in 2020?

Posted by Admin Should pedophiles be allowed to have "child" sex robots?

Posted by Admin Do you have a "line in the sand" regarding political or social change?

Posted by Admin Should big tech firms hire more Blacks and Hispanics?

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