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November 20, 2015

How to Talk to That Facebook Friend About Syrian Refugees

America is a nation founded by refugees and built on values of freedom, opportunity, and tolerance. That’s why it’s so fitting that the Statue of Liberty reads, "give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free." Unfortunately,...
October 24, 2014

How to Talk to Your Crazy Uncle About Marriage Equality

Even as marriage equality sweeps across states throughout the country— 32 and counting — Texas Republicans remain hell bent on discriminating against LGBTQ Texans, using some insanely backwards and bigoted arguments to deny loving Texan couples the...
July 3, 2014

How to Talk About Birth Control at Your July 4th BBQ

On July 4th we celebrate America – and we also consume a lot of beer and barbecue. With the recent Hobby Lobby decision still fresh in the news, at some point, the subject of birth control will come up at your cookout. Whether it's your crazy Tea Party...
November 27, 2013

Let's Talk Turkey - How to talk about ACA at Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving dinner is when the people who know the least about politics always want to talk about it the most. Whether it's your crazy Tea Party uncle, that family member opening the 3rd bottle of wine, or Senator Ted Cruz, some people just won't stop...
October 1, 2013

Why Your Crazy Uncle is Wrong About the Shutdown

Everyone has friends and family members who love to debate politics even though they have no clue what they are talking about. Whether it’s your crazy Tea Party uncle, an obnoxious co-worker, or Senator Ted Cruz, some people just need to stop talking. The...