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March 22, 2012

Ron Paul is Clearly Wrong: Why Bailouts Work and the Dangers of Libertarian Economics [Satire]

Stimulus packages and bailouts are required to maintain the stability of a society. If the wealthiest and most powerful people in a society make a mistake, it is the responsibility of everyone.
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March 22, 2012

In Wake Of Toulouse Terror Attacks, Should Police Create Fake Plots to Entrap Lone Wolf Terrorist?

With the biggest threat to the safety of Americans coming in the form of "lone wolf" terrorists, this policy of quasi-entrapment is the most effective tactic we have.
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March 22, 2012

Million Hoodie March Ends With Occupy Wall Street Protest And Fight With Police In Union Square

The Million Hoodie March took the structure and orchestration of OWS and combined it with a demand for specific justice.
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March 22, 2012

Millennials: It's Time For Some Generational Rage

Forget the political games surrounding the primaries: Our generation should be angry and vocal.
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March 22, 2012

Guantanamo Bay Failures Underline Need For a Humane Touch in the War on Terror

If true national security is ever to be achieved we must quit fear-based and short-term policy making to engage authentically and humanely with those we fear the most.
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March 22, 2012

7 Ways to Shrink Government By Being a Better Tourist

You, the regular traveling citizen, can reduce future government spending by being a better unofficial diplomat when traveling abroad.
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March 22, 2012

A Republican War on Women?

The claim that the Republican Party is waging a "war on women" may be hyperbolic, but it is a hyperbole they have brought upon themselves.
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March 22, 2012

Scottish Independence Could Damage the United Kingdom

Scottish independence is a romantic dream for a time where revolution is no longer alien, but it can do more harm than good for both Scotland and the UK.
March 22, 2012

'Million Hoodie' March For Trayvon Martin In Union Square, Emotions Run High (in photos)

Trayvon Martin's death inspired a "Million Hoodie March" in NYC, taking place on UN International Day For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.
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March 22, 2012

ACLU Does Not Necessarily Care About All Voters' Rights

The ACLU is re-fighting voting rights campaigns well-fought and won 46 years ago and wants only selected voting rights to be upheld.
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March 22, 2012

Millennials Misrepresented in the Media

A recent study on Millennials' environmental attitudes contributes to a mainstream media narrative, but what if the research itself doesn't get it right?
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March 22, 2012

In Defense of the Gold Standard

Free people decided all on their own that precious metals made for good money.
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March 22, 2012

George Zimmerman and New Black Liberation Militia Highlight Vigilantism in the Modern Era

Trayvon Martin's death is the latest attempt to wield justice unilaterally.
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March 22, 2012

Non-Partisan Redistricting Can Help Break Congressional Gridlock

Gerrymandering contributes to partisan gridlock by creating "safe seats" and removing incentive to appeal to a greater number of voters.
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March 22, 2012

Why Environmentalist Peter Gleick Was Wrong In Attacking the Anti-Environmental Heartland Institute

Peter Gleick was foolish to try and attack the Heartland Institute in the way he did, because he has only served to undermine the movement he served so well for so long.
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March 22, 2012

The Politicians Behind The Law That Could Allow George Zimmerman To Get Away With Killing Trayvon Martin

The Florida legislature made a massive mistake by passing their "Stand Your Ground" law, and some people at the time knew it.
March 22, 2012

A Closer Look at the Role of Sanford Police and Chief Bill Lee in the Trayvon Martin Case

Neither self-defense nor "Stand Your Ground" law sufficiently excuse Sanford Police of their deliberate mishandling of the Trayvon Martin case.
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March 22, 2012

Until Affordable Care Act Comes Into Full Effect, Women Still Pay More for Health Care

The new health care law will ban the practice of gender rating, but women are still paying significantly more than men for health care.
March 22, 2012

Trayvon Martin Tragedy Highlights Systematic Failure of Law To Serve Justice In Race-Related Cases

The tragedy of Trayvon Martin's murder extends beyond his death and proves law enforcement is still ill equipped to deal with issues of race and violence.
March 22, 2012

Buy a Ford, It's the Best Car For Millennials

The Top 5 cars our generation should consider buying.
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March 22, 2012

In Trayvon Martin Case, Police Chief Bill Lee Illegally Used 'Stand Your Ground' Law

The real injustice in the Trayvon Martin case is not the "Stand Your Ground Law," but who determines when it applies.
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March 22, 2012

Barack Obama Follows Bush And Piles On Debt: Where Is The Tea Party?

President Obama has now surpassed more debt in just three years and two months than President Bush added in all eight years he was in office. Where is the Tea Party, we need them?
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March 22, 2012

Obamacare Heads to the Supreme Court: Here's What You Need to Know

Everything you need to know about the Supreme Court's hearing on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, starting with the Tax Anti-Injunction Act and state sovereignty.
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March 22, 2012

U.S. Should End Afghanistan War and Make Room for Development

By stepping aside, the United States will allow Afghanistan's neighbors to fully invest in the country, giving Afghanistan its best hope for future development.
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March 22, 2012

Rick Santorum Wants To Ban Porn: The South Responds

Ricky, Ricky, Ricky... I was with you on the whole "denying climate change" thing because I enjoy the longer tanning season. But now you're trying to remove Porn from my Internet?