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Jan. 11, 2012

Privatization Would Help India's Huge Education System Improve in Quality

Privatization may improve the poor quality of India's education system.
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Jan. 11, 2012

From Obesity to Unions, Hostess Brands is Everything That's Wrong With America

Bad financial choices, bad food, and bad management are bankrupting Hostess — a company that parallels America itself.
Jan. 11, 2012

Women Gamers: Will a Female Be the Lead Character in Grand Theft Auto V?

The lack of female video game developers has until now led women to be underrepresented and misrepresented in video games. How can we correct the gender imbalance in gaming?
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Jan. 11, 2012

The Military’s Top Leadership Doesn’t Want Women in Combat

First it was the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell. Now, will the military continue to emulate the equal rights of the society it protects by finally allowing women to serve in direct combat roles?
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Jan. 11, 2012

How Can You Get Your Friends to Care About Politics?

Politics is relevant to everyone, but the only way to generate activism and genuine interest among young people is to cater to interests they already have.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Ron Paul is Dangerous for America

Paul's libertarian ideology sounds attractive in theory but could have harsh consequences if implemented.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Time to Close U.S. Bases in Europe

Many policymakers insist on pursuing global hegemony despite the absence of real threats from major world powers and even as we face increasingly dire domestic circumstances.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Obama's New Defense Strategy Is Flawed: Keep Military Bases In Germany

Obama is looking to make deep U.S. military cuts in Europe, specifically Germany. But bases like Ramstein and Landstuhl are invaluable for U.S. global interests.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Kanye West, Fred Durst, Matt Damon and Other Celebrities Should Stay Out Of Politics

They're rich, (usually) talented, and adored by millions of fans around the world. But, here are some reasons celebrities should not enter the political arena.
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Jan. 11, 2012

From Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi to Yemen's Tawakkol Karman, Women Lead in World Politics

It has been said that women’s issues are global issues, but 2011 also showed many women who are turning global issues into women’s issues.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Why America Needs to Care About the Euro Crisis

The U.S. must be sure to pay attention and aid in the European debt crisis, as the situation in Europe could extend to America's own economy.
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Jan. 11, 2012

What Is Political Conservatism? Competing Brands From Ron Paul to Rick Perry to Mitt Romney

There are so many types of conservatives and the devil is in the details when anyone attempts to place their conservative badge of honor on public display.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Visa Processing Procedures Pose a Risk To U.S. Immigration

Current laws must be enforced to reform immigration, but this won't happen as long as internal procedures remain flawed.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Should I Go to Grad School? Career Advice for Millennials

Should parents spend money to put their children through an elite education? How should I choose my major? Is grad school worth it? Advice for millennial college undergrad and grad students.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Occupy Wall Street: Time to Protest the 2012 Presidential Campaign

Occupy protestors should go to campaign events to remind candidates that we still have a long way to go on economic reform if we’re serious about preserving the American Dream.
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Jan. 11, 2012

Obama's Pentagon Budget Reduction Plan Rightly Moves America Away From Imperialism

In cutting the defense budget, Obama strives to overturn 50 years of imperialistic foreign policy to make the U.S. safer.
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Jan. 11, 2012

On the 10th Anniversary of Guantanamo, Revisiting the Meaning of Torture

Ten years after the first detainees were sent to Guantanamo, Congress has stonewalled the effort to close the prison. Obama must work harder to close Guantanamo.