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Month: February 2019

Injustice for all

Injustice for all

I remember this quote well, but unfortunately I cannot recall the name of its author. If you know it, the comments are open! “Department of Justice” is a label not a description. The DOJ has reached a settlement with a Virginia organization to pay a $321,000 fine. CFA Institute got into trouble with the DOJ for hiring foreigners instead of US citizens. Apparently this is considered illegal discrimination. This is of course being cheered by “conservatives.” Remember when conservatives were…

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An Unmade Argument

An Unmade Argument

There were several water cooler discussions about the whole Robert Kraft scandal in the office yesterday. I haven’t paid any attention to the story so I stayed on the sidelines. There was one moment when I almost jumped in but my interest would have taken the discussion off topic and into a much broader philosophical discussion. The people in the conversation were expressing their anger and outrage over the situation and I did not want to deny them that to…

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A New Hope

A New Hope

Welcome to what will hopefully be the last new home of Hold The Mayo. If you count the original column with this title in the Daily Maine Campus, this is the sixth version. That is not to say that this is the last design! The look and feel will continue to evolve. The design will never be done! I decided to set up version six after a brief experiment using Mighty Networks. I liked a lot about the platform but…

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