Spread the word.

So it seems that Medium.com has banned Robert McCain along with some other right wing writers. Back on February 7th the company announced that they were implementing “new rules” to “strengthen our community”.

Oh-oh, I thought. That’s SJW code for banish the wrong-thinkers, and sure enough they have, and just 2 weeks later.

I first began writing at Medium.com in June 2016. Some friends of mine had occasionally used Medium.com for long-form writing, and I saw the advantages of the platform in technological terms. Several of my posts there reached a readership of more than 10,000, and I appreciated this, even though I derived no direct revenue from it.

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Pass me the white rose.

My reaction to the latest mass shooting in the US has been a resounding meh.

Apparently local deputies were sent to his home over 30 times for domestic abuse matters but never laid charges which enabled him to pass the background check.

But it’s the fault of white guys with guns so we better confiscate them real fast.

The FBI failed on multiple levels and on multiple occasions but once again …

it’s the fault of white guys with guns so we better confiscate them real fast.

The school expelled him but hushed it up so as to not cause any scandal at their high brow Jewish school.

But it’s the fault of white guys with guns so we better confiscate them real fast.

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Hey team USA, how’s that diversity working out for you?

The USA took their most diverse team ever to this year’s winter Olympic games.

The U.S. Olympic Committee says it’s taking its most diverse team ever to a Winter Games, an impressive and deserved boast that requires a caveat of sorts.

Yes, USOC officials are pleased the team includes more African Americans and Asian Americans — and even the first two openly gay men — than recent winter squads. But they also realize this year’s U.S. Olympic team, not unlike those of most other nations gathering in PyeongChang this week, is still overwhelmingly white.

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