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March 18, 2012

Live: Missouri Republican Caucus, Ron Paul Winning, Fighting For VP Spot?

Since Paul and Gingrich don't appear to be contending factors in these GOP primaries, the Missouri caucus is between Romney and Santorum.
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March 18, 2012

Occupy Wall Street Six Months Later: Why OWS Failed and How it Can Be Revived

Why Occupy so far has not lived up to its great expectations and how it can revive and re-energize its dwindling movement.
March 18, 2012

Hoyas vs. Syracuse, Duke vs. UNC, and the Best NCAA College Sports Rivalries

It's March Madness, NCAA tournament time. Here's a primer on the top five rivalries in college sports.
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March 18, 2012

Putin, Pussy Riot, and the Future of the Russian Protest Movement (Updated)

Could a feminist punk band become the face of Russia's anti-Putin movement?
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March 18, 2012

Show Compassion for Invisible Children Co-Founder Jason Russell

Jason Russell's public indecency has sparked widespread backlash, with some Tweeting with the hashtag #horny2012. While we can critique the Kony 2012 campaign, we should also show compassion.
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March 18, 2012

2012 Senate Elections Preview: Republicans Leading In Seven Key Races

Polling has begun for the 33 Senate races across the country and Republicans have cause for optimism as they open with leads for several incumbent Democrat seats they are after.
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March 18, 2012

Pope Shenouda Death Highlights Why Egyptian Democracy Needs Work

Thousands of Coptic Christians have gathered to pay their respects to Pope Shenouda III, who died on Saturday at the age of 88.
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March 18, 2012

The 5 Most Popular PolicyMic Stories This Week

This week's stories ranged from the return of Occupy Wall Street to the controversy over red meat. Here are the top five stories people were reading, sharing, and commenting on this week.
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March 18, 2012

Occupy Rochester Attempt to Occupy the NYS GOP Convention Failed to Make an Impact, or a Point

Backed by various socialist and far-left radical organizations, Occupy Rochester makes one last attempt for real change. Aside from a few fans on Facebook, no one really noticed.
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March 18, 2012

It's Time to Get Out of Afghanistan

There is no honor in overstaying a welcome. Eleven long years, billions of dollars, and un-ending blunders in the Graveyard of Empires means that it is time for U.S. troops to leave Afghanistan.
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March 18, 2012

Rick Santorum Says 1996 Endorsement of Arlen Specter Was a Mistake, Shows Poor Leadership

Santorum has flip-flopped again, this time in regards to his 1996 endorsement of Pennsylvania Senator Arlen Specter’s failed presidential run. This is becoming a problem.
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March 18, 2012

Illinois Republican Primary: Stakes Are High for Mitt Romney to Beat Rick Santorum

Mitt Romney must fight harder to win against lead competitor, Rick Santorum, in order to secure his place as GOP frontrunner.
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March 18, 2012

An Analysis of the Disgruntled Goldman Sachs Employee

We should explore the issues relating to the disclosures about an investment bank made by a disgruntled employee.
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March 18, 2012

After Putin Election, What Comes Next for Russia?

What the election of Putin really means for Russia