Jake Pierson

jpierson commented on Rochford: Minorities have agency

It's not really my job to make some compelling case against the credibility of your source - you sited it not me. It's more on you to support it's credibility. However, I did figure (despite your own bias) you could see the glaring bias the author(s) of this brief might have with respect …

jpierson commented on Rochford: Minorities have agency

Your not really saying anything here except questioning my metal health. Seems a bit personal but no matter I've been and will be called much worse.


jpierson commented on Rochford: Minorities have agency

Wait wait wait wait wait........ You tried to support your opinion by siting a brief on hate crime from the Arab American Institute website - AAAANNNNDDDD you think it should be convincing? Sweet!!!!!!!!!


jpierson commented on Rochford: Minorities have agency

You are correct I did deduce that from a short comment. But that's what your comments communicate. I don't hear you denying anything. Right wing extremist? Leftists think everything right wing is extreme. Pro-Life? Nope - extreme anti-abortionists that want to force woman into child care …

jpierson commented on Rochford: Minorities have agency

I figure there is probably at least one example of this happening. We live in very populated country and pretty much any thing possible does happen. However my bet is it's isolated. It's a false argument the left tries to make all the time - show one example and blame/condemn us all. That…

jpierson commented on Rochford: Minorities have agency

Is that a problem in the US...people being stabbed for looking middle eastern to any degree?


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Leroy - Love the name.

What the Editorial Board will say is this is an opinion piece published in the opinion section of the Daily. And they are not wrong. Just like you and I they have the right to have and express their opinion(s) and this is a great place to do so. I think the argum…

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