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April 10, 2012

North Korea Missile Can Reach California: Should America Be Worried?

Washington has to take Pyongyang seriously on its upcoming rocket launch, but this is a political stunt rather than a serious threat. North Korea cannot afford to strike the United States.
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April 10, 2012

George Zimmerman Website Posts Racist Message, Then Takes it Down

Zimmerman has now set up his own website as part of a fundraising campaign to cover his legal fees.
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April 10, 2012

Buffett Rule: 8 Reasons Republicans Are Wrong To Oppose The Millionaire's Tax

The Buffett Rule is more popular than even Michelle Obama, but Republican politicians don't care.
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April 10, 2012

Ron Paul Can Capitalize as Rick Santorum Leaves Republican Race

This clears the way for Mitt Romney to take the GOP nomination.
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April 10, 2012

Chris Christie or Marco Rubio Will Be Mitt Romney's Vice President

Mitt Romney, the expected Republican nominee, is already starting to look for possible vice-presidents.
April 10, 2012

Facebook and Instagram Unite, But Not For Your Greater Good

Facebook's purchase of Instagram is another smart move by the company to continue being on the top of social media, but the quality of the beloved photo sharing service may tank.
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April 10, 2012

Gay Rights Organizations Neglect Transgender People

Chances are you have gay friends and resonate deeply with their struggles, but you probably know very little about transgender people. Here's what you need to know and why you should care.
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April 10, 2012

An Epitaph For the Candidacy of Rick Santorum

Rick Santorum's candidacy never had a chance due to his backwards social views. Now it is finally, mercifully, over.
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April 10, 2012

Rick Santorum Would Be A Terrible VP Choice for Mitt Romney in 2012

Santorum is unpopular among women and independents. He could not even get his own base to vote against the man who designed Obamacare. Why on earth would Romney put him on the ticket?
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April 10, 2012

Rick Santorum Helped Mitt Romney Become a Stronger Candidate

Romney is much more formidable now than he was a year ago, and a big part of that is owed to Santorum.
April 10, 2012

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April 10, 2012

Hillary Clinton For President 2016: A Conservative Woman's Perspective

Hillary Clinton is a strong, smart woman who has been very successful in her political career, but she will not be able to gain the support of a large number of conservative women.
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April 10, 2012

Rick Santorum Will Not Be Mitt Romney's VP Nominee, Who Will?

Romney must be strategic in his selection of a running mate. One this is almost certain: Romney will not pick another presidential candidate as his wingman.
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April 10, 2012

Obama Won't Legalize Drugs or Stop the Drug War at Colombia Summit

Latin and South American leaders are trying to find alternatives to fighting the drug war, and want Obama to join their efforts.
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April 10, 2012

So Bizarre: Rick Santorum Claims California Universities Don't Teach American History

Santorum likes talking about education's problems, unfortunately all of his talking points about it end up being wrong.
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April 10, 2012

Buffett Rule Would Not Help Job Growth or Impact the Federal Debt

Examining the impact of the Buffett Rule on the federal deficit.
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April 10, 2012

Rick Santorum Quits GOP Campaign to Return to 1955

Time-traveling presidential candidate says it's time to go home.
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April 10, 2012

Santorum is Gone: Gay Community Breathes Sigh of Relief

The drop out of the infamous anti-gay Republican presidential hopeful marks one less homophobe in line for the Oval Office.
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April 10, 2012

A Recap of the Rick Santorum 2012 Campaign

At the end of the Santorum campaign, what did his candidacy mean and what can we learn from the Pennsylvania Senator who became the anti-Romney candidate?
April 10, 2012

President Obama is Disrespected By the GOP Only Because He is Black

Republicans are so unnerved by the prospect of a black man in the White House, they cannot control their compunction to be disrespectful.
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April 10, 2012

Viktor Bout, the 'Merchant of Death,' a Case Study for Business Ethics

The recent conviction and sentencing of infamous weapons dealer Viktor Bout represents a new era in international business ethics and power politics.
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April 10, 2012

Santorum Drops Out of the Republican 2012 Race, But Only 29% of Voters Find Mitt Romney Inspiring

Rick Santorum has dropped out of the GOP race, but a new Washington Post-ABC News poll finds that Mitt Romney trails Obama by a significant margin in several important categories.
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April 10, 2012

Special Forces Night Raids Face Afghanistan Judicial Oversight, Helping End U.S. 'Colonialism'

This is an important step toward not only the 2014 U.S. withdrawal date but also signals the beginning of the period where NATO forces can actually win over hearts and minds.
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April 10, 2012

Ron Paul Will Still Influence 2012 Presidential Race

Now that former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum is out of the race, Paul has an even greater opportunity to influence the outcome of the 2012 Presidential Election.
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April 10, 2012

Boko Haram Easter Bombing Shows That Nigeria Needs Strong Leadership

To be able to move past the tragedy of the Easter Sunday bombing in Kaduna, Nigeria will need, now more than ever, brave and visionary leadership.
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April 10, 2012

Buffet Rule Gives Americans What They Want: Higher Taxes on the Super Rich

The Buffett Rule makes the tax system fairer to poor, middle class, and wealthy citizens. Why should doctors and lawyers pay more than hedge fund managers?
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April 10, 2012

Jean-Luc Mélenchon is the French Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich is on the verge of leaving the Republican race for the presidential nomination, but France's Gingrich has only just got started.
April 10, 2012

Tulsa Shooting Shows Hate Crimes Against African Americans on the Rise

According to hate crime statistics published by the FBI, crimes based on an anti-black racial bias have increased as a proportion to the number of racial hate crimes committed.
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April 10, 2012

Millennial Jews Are Ignoring Their History

If millennial Jews were more attentive to Jewish history, they would support Israel more enthusiastically.