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April 27, 2012

Neither Bush Nor Obama Caused Our Deficit Problem

The economic downturn created more debt than any other factor.
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April 27, 2012

Arizona Immigration Law vs. DREAM Act: Why the Supreme Court Must Strike Down S.B.1070

A contrast of California’s attitude toward illegal immigrants with that of Arizona's
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April 27, 2012

Fighting Gender Injustice in the Middle East Will Take the Right Words

There has been a firestorm of debate this week about the injustices facing women in the Middle East, and all the controversy begs the question: how can such misogynistic practices be combated?
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April 27, 2012

Obesity in Food Deserts Must Be Solved Through Education

Reducing obesity through the elimination of food deserts is possible; but only if access to healthy food is redefined to mean physical proximity, affordability, and education.
April 27, 2012

5 Facebook Tips So Your Boss Doesn't Find Out About Last Night

Don’t post anything you wouldn’t want your mom to see. And, other essential tips.
April 27, 2012

Do Gay People Judge Each Other Too Much?

As a gay male in my 20's, it seems as if those from my community are just as judgmental as those who try to oppress us.
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April 27, 2012

What Every 20-Something is Thinking, But Won't Ever Say to Mom and Dad

For the first time in a century, this generation may grow up poorer than the last.
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April 27, 2012

Selling the Pill to Tweens Can't Replace Sex Ed in the UK

A report recommending that pharmacies should sell the pill over-the-counter to teenage girls without parental consent won't go far enough to solve the problem of teenage pregnancies.
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April 27, 2012

Victims from Spanish Train Bombing Should Never Be Forgotten

Spain's current enormous economical, political, and social crises seems to make people forget to respect their fellow citizens who died in the March 2004 terrorist attacks.
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April 27, 2012

As Karl Rove and Dick Cheney Offer VP Advice, Should We Even Care About the Vice Presidency?

Amidst all the advice being offered to Romney regarding who he should select as VP, maybe we should be asking ourselves why we even care.
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April 27, 2012

Angelina Jolie: On Behalf of All of Ecuador, Thank You!

Jolie makes awesome movies, but here's why she's also the most successful UN envoy that Ecuador has ever seen.
April 27, 2012

Tech Meets Pet: Could a Match.com for Animals End Pet Homelessness?

With all the recent coverage and interest in start-ups focused on pets, it's a good time to start thinking about the nexus of technology and helping homeless pets.
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April 27, 2012

For-Profit Education Firm Kaplan is 14th Company to Dump ALEC

Kaplan is the 14th corporation to announce publicly that it has declined to renew its ALEC membership.
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April 27, 2012

Hillary Clinton and Condoleezza Rice Shine in Polls, Women Take Power in Election 2012

The gender gap, the veepstakes, and the unsung power players in Washington.
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April 27, 2012

New EPA Carbon Rules Face Unfounded Conservative Backlash

The EPA's new carbon rule is good for both the climate and public health, but like the Affordable Care Act, it has already caused conservative backlash. Here's why that backlash is unfounded.
April 27, 2012

Octomom Nadya Suleman and the Real Life Hunger Games

Vast criticism on Nadya "Octomom" Suleman's abilities to care for her children continue, but the public must commend her for the job she's done so far.
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April 27, 2012

LIVE: London Hostage Crisis, Suspect Arrested in Tottenham Court Road Chaos

A man with six canisters strapped to his back has taken four hostages and threatened to blow himself up on Tottenham Court Road in London.
April 27, 2012

Cato Talking Shop Lunch Features PolicyMic, Daily Caller, and Townhall

On Friday, PolicyMic co-founder Jake Horowitz will be speaking at the Cato Institute, as a part of the organization's monthly "Talking Shop" new media lunch. Follow it live.
April 27, 2012

CISPA Threatens Our Online Freedom: Heads to Senate Despite Obama Veto Threat

CISPA made it through the House, but will it survive in the Senate?