Maxime Fischer-Zernin
Maxime Fischer-Zernin

Studying Political Science at Duke University (T. '15). His interests lie primarily in American national security and foreign policy. He is currently an Editor-at-Large for the Duke Political Review, and is a contributor for PolicyMic.com.

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Sept. 24, 2013

Hassan Rouhani is Giving Obama a Chance to End Our Pointless Cold War With Iran

At this week's UN General Assembly Obama must show that his administration is willing to answer Iranian concessions with some relief of sanctions that Rouhani can bring to the Iranian people.

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June 21, 2013

Immigration Reform 2013: With the So-Called "Border Surge," Senate Reaches "Grand Bargain"

After a week of lobbying for patience, if not support, Schumer has managed to fight the immigration bill out of the grave and on its way to what looks like a filibuster-proof majority.
June 20, 2013

Howard Dean 2016: Former Vermont Governor Is Considering 2016 Run

The former governor of Vermont, presidential nominee, and DNC chairman said Thursday that he would consider another run for the White House.
June 20, 2013

Instagram Video: Tries to Challenge Vine's 6-Second Video, But May Be Too Late

Facebook has taken notes of the 6-second videos taking over the web, and is expected to announce Thursday that Instagram is adding video.
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June 20, 2013

James Comey FBI: Obama Chooses Successor to FBI Director Mueller

President Barack Obama will officially nominate James Comey as the next director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Friday.
June 20, 2013

Why Is North Carolina Trying to Charge Extra For Clean Cars?

The state wants to impose a fee of $50 and $100 on hybrid and electric cars respectively because they don’t pay the same amount in gasoline tax as drivers of less efficient traditional cars.

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June 20, 2013

Can You Guess Whose D.C. Office This Is?

If you thought dysfunction in Washington was bad, you won’t believe the mess of those covering the Capitol.
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June 20, 2013

Aaron Hernandez Likely to Be Arrested

New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is being linked to the shooting murder of his girlfriend's sister's boyfriend, whose body was found a half-mile from Hernandez's house.
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June 20, 2013

Aaron Hernandez Murder Connection? LIVE Video From News Helicopter Following Patriots TE

New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is being linked to the shooting murder of his girlfriend's sister's boyfriend, whose body was found a half-mile from Hernandez's house.
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June 20, 2013

Aaron Hernandez Stats

New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is being linked to the shooting murder of his girlfriend's sister's boyfriend, whose body was found a half-mile from Hernandez's house.
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June 20, 2013

Aaron Hernandez Shooting: Lawsuit Alleges Patriots TE Shot Man in Face in Florida

New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is being linked to the shooting murder of his girlfriend's sister's boyfriend, whose body was found a half-mile from Hernandez's house.

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June 20, 2013

Who is Odin Lloyd?

New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is being linked to the shooting murder of his girlfriend's sister's boyfriend, whose body was found a half-mile from Hernandez's house.
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June 20, 2013

Live News Coverage of Hernandez, Linked With Murder

New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is being linked to the shooting murder of his girlfriend's sister's boyfriend, whose body was found a half-mile from Hernandez's house.
June 20, 2013

5 Crazy People Who Think Women Aren't Fit For Combat

In January, the Pentagon made history when it announced it would lift a longstanding ban on women in combat, and on Tuesday it was announced that they would begin training as early as next month.
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June 19, 2013

Ibragim Todashev: Does the FBI Effectively Have a License to Kill?

The FBI has promised to investigate why an agent killed Tsarnarv associate Ibragim Todashev during the Boston bombing investigation. But just 5 of 289 investigations have found the FBI at fault.
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June 19, 2013

FBI Drones: Should We Be Worried About FBI Aerial Surveillance?

FBI Director Robert Mueller told Congress Wednesday that the Bureau has been using surveillance drones in the United States in "particular" and rare cases.

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June 19, 2013

Aaron Hernandez Investigation: Did Patriots Tight End Kill Someone?

State police are questioning New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez after a body was found a mile away from his home on Monday.
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June 19, 2013

Stocks Drop 1% During Bernanke Fed Press Conference

We're following the Federal Open Market Committee's release of its new economic forecast and Chairman Ben Bernanke's press conference with predictions, live coverage, and analysis.
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June 19, 2013

Federal Reserve Press Conference LIVE: Economic Outlook & Bond Purchasing Program

We're following the Federal Open Market Committee's release of its new economic forecast and Chairman Ben Bernanke's press conference with predictions, live coverage, and analysis.
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June 19, 2013

Markets React to Ben Bernanke Fed Press Conference.

We're following the Federal Open Market Committee's release of its new economic forecast and Chairman Ben Bernanke's press conference with predictions, live coverage, and analysis.