The Limitations of the Golden Rule

The Golden Rule doesn't work if you're a masochist. Or suicidal.   https://www.facebook.com/haqiqatjou/posts/1759055240979857

Corporate Democrats Love Trans, Hate Blacks

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Justice Denied When It’s a Shaykh?

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The Language of Identity Politics Is Not Out Language

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Dawah is for the Rich

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Clinton Doesn’t Care About Black People

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Flowery Discourse and Conjecture Obscure the Truth

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The Corporate Virus

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