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Adrienne Parks

Entries by Adrienne Parks

Bullying Part Deux: Occupy Wall Street and the Gay Movement

(6) Comments | Posted October 31, 2011 | 6:41 PM

What does the gay movement have to do with Occupy Wall Street? We have a once-empowered class of people challenging powerful bullies. That should sound only too familiar. This is one of those perfect Buckminster Fuller moments of critical mass, a time like when the labor movement initially stood up,...

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Bullying: Historically, It's Everywhere, Not Just in a Post-DADT World

(2) Comments | Posted October 17, 2011 | 1:10 PM

Power corrupts, or at least has the potential to corrupt. And that's what bullying is -- power run amok, unchecked, from cave man to the British colonization of third-world nations, Japan's bombing of Pearl Harbor, "whites-only" drinking fountains, America's intervention in the Vietnam conflict, corporate employers who encourage cheap agricultural...

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