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March 24, 2012

George Zimmerman Had A Record Of Domestic Abuse

Discussion: How do we deal with domestic abuse? What can we learn from the George Zimmerman tragedy?
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March 24, 2012

Roman Catholic Church Historical Reversal: Backed Gay Marriage In New Hampshire

In the second historic reversal in only two weeks, the Roman Catholic church now endorses civil unions in New Hampshire.
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March 24, 2012

How The Republican Party Is Fighting Ron Paul

In the campaign for the GOP Nomination, the delegate count is the name of the game. We can't be certain who's winning, but we are certain the GOP will ensure it isn’t Ron Paul.
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March 24, 2012

Panama's Indigenous Ngäbes Protest Hydroelectric Green Energy Projects

The Ngäbes, an indigenous people in Panama, consume almost no energy and yet are literally dying for hydro plants. What kind of sacrifice are you willing to make for sustainability?
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March 24, 2012

Egyptian Presidential Elections Will Determine the Countries Direction

To understand the future of Egypt, we must understand the Egyptian people’s choices in governance. A new and critical blog, Egypt Elects, seeks to do just that.
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March 24, 2012

Geraldo Rivera Son Is Ashamed Of Comment Saying The Hoodie Caused Trayvon Martin Murder, Not George Zimmerman

Is Geraldo Rivera right? Does the clothes make the man? Or is his hard-hitting journalist off-base?
March 24, 2012

Senator Dick Durbin To Hold Hearing on NFL And New Orleans Saints Bounty As Jonathon Vilma Awaits Punishment From Roger Goodell

Senator Durbin is unnecessarily and dangerously looking to expand federal law into the NFL’s already proven policies that promote player safety.
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March 24, 2012

Millennials Excited By Louisiana Republican Primaries Today, "Ron Paul Is Adorable!"

It’s clear that the election is a hot topic and has made its way into daily conversation. Teens are making an effort to be politically informed, and often bring it up in the classroom.
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March 24, 2012

Louisiana Primary Live Update: As Romney Secures New Orleans, Battle Will Be In The Suburbs

The battle will be in the suburbs. Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum all spent at least part of Friday in the New Orleans suburbs.
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March 24, 2012

Indian Journalist Kazmi Arrested Unlawfully In Connection With Attack On Israel In New Delhi

Kazmi, a journalist, was arrested on Tuesday in New Delhi in connection with the February 13 attack on an Israeli attache in India. A protest against his unlawful arrest is organized for 26-Mar.
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March 24, 2012

Bill Maher Says Stop Apologizing and Keep Offending: Why Political Correctness Matters

Essentially Maher, who is known for his colorful comments, argues for forgoing political correct – and that is where I don’t agree.
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March 24, 2012

Water Wars Caused By Scarcity And Control Will Take Center stage in 21st Century

In the coming years, water will become the new oil as countries will fight for life's most essential element.
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March 24, 2012

Will Romney Repeal Obamacare? Campaign Promises Are Made To Be Broken

While campaigns are defined by their promises, no elected official ever manages to complete even a small percentage of their pledges.
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March 24, 2012

Mohamed Merah: France's Toulouse Killer Shows Intelligence Failures Are Inevitable

French security services should be thoroughly reviewed for their handling of the threat posed by Mohamed Merah, but with the acceptance that intelligence failures are sometimes inevitable.