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Yes, They’re 'Concentration Camps'

Detention centers don’t have to be Auschwitz or Dachau to be labeled “concentration camps.”

July 02, 2019

Sarah Sanders, You Will Not Be Missed

Accountability. Directness. Fairness. Visibility. These are hallmarks of good communication notably absent from the White House with Sarah Sanders as press secretary.

June 24, 2019

On Anti-Vaxxers, Climate Change Deniers, and Flat Earthers

How do those of us who have accepted phenomena like the efficacy of vaccines, human beings’ part in contributing to climate change, and the very roundness of Planet Earth as fact have a conversation with those who don’t?

June 12, 2019

In New Jersey, It’s Phil Murphy Vs the Political Machine

Political figures should be held accountable regardless of experience and party affiliation. This applies to Phil Murphy, at the top of the New Jersey hierarchy, but equally so to “power brokers” like George Norcross, Stephen Sweeney, and Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin.

June 01, 2019

Hell No, I Won’t Give Republicans Credit

As the saying goes, give credit where it is due. Unfortunately, there’s not a lot of reason to give credit in Washington these days, least of all not to Donald Trump and his Republican enablers.

May 28, 2019


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Joseph Mangano has been blogging for over 10 years in various forms. He once interned for Xanga as an editor and writer. He graduated with a BA in Psychology from Rutgers University, and an MBA in Accounting from William Paterson University. He resides in northern New Jersey, and has only once pumped his own gas. When not writing, he enjoys being part of an acoustic rock duo that never actually plays any shows, watching sports, and chasing Pokémon. He can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter at @JFMangano.

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