Tag: exploitation

I’m Dumping HBO: Here’s Why

 

We have Direct TV bundled through our local phone company. To keep costs down, I call to see what deals are offered and how I can cut our expenses. Right now, we have a very low rate on movie packages for a year, including HBO. They push HBO all the time. However, I’ve noticed that HBO content has been offering more controversial and explicit material. I’ve flipped through channels of the same old tired movies to “documentaries” and other programming that is actively pushing alternative lifestyles, sex, and drugs. I just read a story that has pushed me to cancel HBO.

Here is the story from Fox News that pushed me over the edge, a show called “Euphoria“:

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Among the historical narratives regarding the late 19th and early 20th centuries is that of exploited and low-paid labor, incessant strife between labor and management, child labor, and the harsh and brutal world of The Jungle. We look back on this era of one of widening gaps between rich and poor, of growth but also […]

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January 24 marked the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Winston Churchill, one of the towering figures of the 20th century. Without his iron will, volcanic personality and rhetorical gifts the German tide might not have been turned and the world could have been left to be divvied up between the various monumental evils of […]

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