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April 4, 2012

The Fracking Frenzy's Impact on Women

Chemicals used in fracking have been linked to breast cancer and reproductive health problems, and there have been reports of rises in crimes against women in some fracking "boom" towns.
April 4, 2012

If Martin Luther King Assassination 44 Years Ago Hadn't Happened, How Would MLK Live His Life Today?

On the 44th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr, we still fail to honor him.
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April 4, 2012

10 Ultra-Healthy, Environmentally Friendly Reasons You Should Eat Grass Fed Beef

The fear of red meat in the media is misguided. We should be avoiding meat that has been poorly raised, and turning to sustainably raised, grassfed meat.
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April 4, 2012

LIVE: Dallas Tornadoes Rips Through Texas, Amazing Images of the Storm and Aftermath [+Video]

Two tornadoes have touched down in Dallas, Texas, causing massive damage.
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April 4, 2012

Wisconsin Recall Results: Scott Walker Would be Only the Third Sitting Governor to Be Recalled in U.S. History

Some people argue that the Walker recall is a waste of taxpayer money.
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April 4, 2012

Iraq's Homophobic Government Silent on Reported "Emo Killings"

As long as the Iraqi government continues to cultivate a practice of minority persecution, and hate crimes against young people are encouraged, the country is destined to fail.
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April 4, 2012

War on Women is a Myth: Nikki Haley and the Top 5 Republican Women

Contrary to the myth that Republicans are at war with women, here are five women leaders who are some of the strongest conservative fighters in the country.
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April 4, 2012

Millennials Push For Needed Democratic Reform in Russia and Eastern Europe

A look at how the next generation of Eastern Europeans will impact the region.
April 4, 2012

Apple Stock is Stronger Than Ever, Six Months After Steve Jobs' Death

Six months after Steve Jobs' death, can Apple continue to sustain its growth and invent new products to innovate and push the company forward?
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April 4, 2012

Egypt's Final Four: A Look at the Top Egyptian Candidates for President

A look at the top four candidates in Egypt's upcoming presidential election.
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April 4, 2012

Ron Paul Leads Obama, Romney, And Santorum With Transparent Campaign Finance Reporting

A recent ProPublica analysis of 2012 campaigns shows the Ron Paul campaign leading in transparency and efficiency. Like his fiscal plan, Paul draws a sharp contrast to his opponents.
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April 4, 2012

Supreme Court Strip Search Ruling Creates a Culture of Fear

The Supreme Court’s decision that inmates can be strip searched regardless of the severity of their offense creates a culture of fear in an incarceration system that is already broken.
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April 4, 2012

Obama Wrong to Warn Supreme Court Over Health Care Law

Obama is wrong to call SCOTUS judicial activists if they strike down his healthcare law because SOCTUS is fulfilling its constitutional role as a check on Executive and Legislative power.
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April 4, 2012

With Osama Bin Laden NAVY Seal Raid, Joe Biden Sends Mixed Signals on Protecting Classified National Security Information

The Obama administration expands its policy of “do as I say, not as I do” to include safeguarding America’s secrets.
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April 4, 2012

Oaksterdam Medical Marijuana University Raid Shows Failure of DEA and War on Drugs

Dozens of federal IRS and DEA agents swarmed the Oaksterdam medical marijuana dispensary and education centers on Tuesday.
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April 4, 2012

Hungarian president and Olympian resigns after plagiarism scandal, college students take note

Students must diligently avoid plagiarizing because the consequences can ruin education and professional careers.
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April 4, 2012

Obama Attacks Mitt Romney, Calls GOP Budget Plan 'Social Darwinism'

Obama sets his sights on Mitt Romney and GOP budget proposal. While overly political, the speech highlights some major issues for Republicans going into the 2012 presidential race.
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April 4, 2012

Donald Trump Says Autism Caused by Childhood Vaccinations

Donald Trump says childhood vaccination is the cause of autism, but here are four reasons why he's completely wrong.
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April 4, 2012

CBO Report: Paul Ryan Budget Would Double Revenue to $4.6 Trillion By 2022

President Obama continues to mislead the American people about the Ryan budget, showing once again his dishonesty about the debt destroying America.
April 4, 2012

Girls Around Me: New Social Stalking App Shows Millennials Have a Privacy Problem

Girls Around Me uses public information from Facebook and Foursquare to locate women. It is time for young people to realize the dangers of making information about themselves public.
April 4, 2012

Trayvon Martin and Hunger Games Twitter Uproar: Two Distinct Incidents Show Why America is Not Post-Racial

America is clearly not a post-racial society. The Trayvon Martin case, of course, shows this, but now tweets on the "Hunger Games" movie underline this point.
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April 4, 2012

President Obama Signs STOCK Act Tightening Insider Trading Laws for Members of Congress

President Obama signed the Congressional Knowledge (STOCK) Act on Wednesday, effectively making it illegal for members of Congress to trade securities on inside information.
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April 4, 2012

How Could a Woman Support Nikki Haley and the Republican Party?

I am a single mother, a survivor of sexual assault, and I stand with Nikki Haley, Condoleeza Rice, Michele Bachmann, and Republican women who have dedicated their lives to public service.
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April 4, 2012

As Supreme Court Weighs Individual Mandate, Experts Propose Backdoor Health Care Approaches

Simply put, there is no way to have a working and efficient health care system without an individual mandate or its functional equivalent.
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April 4, 2012

Is Health Care Unconstitutional? Everything You Need to Know to Understand the Obama v. SCOTUS Fight

Striking down the entire law would be an exercise in judicial restraint, not activism.
April 4, 2012

Trayvon Martin and Shaima Alawadi Aftermath Shows Americans Are Afraid to Talk About Race

The deaths of Trayvon Martin and Shaima Alawadi should have been teachable moments. Instead, the opportunity for engagement and discourse has turned to experiential warfare.