Eunji Kim
Eunji Kim

Interested in race and gender issues and Asian politics. Recent grad from Rutgers/Douglass Residential College. Former intern at Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting (FAIR) and The Nation.

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Nov. 15, 2013

Blind Man Kicked Off a US Airways Flight Because His Guide Dog Moved

What happened was heartwarming, but this still reminds us of our reality.

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Nov. 13, 2013

Occupy Wall Street Activists Buy Americans' Debt, Then Abolish It

This project — “a bailout of the 99% by the 99%” — will restore your faith in humanity.
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Nov. 8, 2013

Detroit Homeless Apartments Could Be a Model For All American Cities

Almost 16% of homeless people in the U.S. are experiencing "chronic homelessness," and Detroit is making great moves to fix that.
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Nov. 5, 2013

Where Are They Now? Election 2012 GOP Losers Edition

It's been a year since the 2012 presidential election, and the former GOP presidential candidates are up to a multitude of different things.
Nov. 1, 2013

Seattle Mayor Race: How Comcast is Using Elections to Keep Your Internet Slow

Granting internet access has become a political issue.
Oct. 25, 2013

Twitter Is Going Public — What Does That Mean?

For anyone who feels like this is a mumbo jumbo, this is a quick rundown of what's happening.

Oct. 23, 2013

This Company Was Sued For Peeking in On Its Customers With Webcams

It took three years for a settlement to happen since Wyoming's Brian Byrd found out he was spied on from his rent-to-own computer. The retailer lost.
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Oct. 18, 2013

Anthony Weiner Blames the Internet For His Mayoral Loss

Anthony Weiner thinks pre-internet era could have better suited his mayoral candidacy. I think not.
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Oct. 16, 2013

Gigantic Sea-Serpent Fish Pulled Out of Ocean in California

A dead 18-foot oarfish was pulled out of the water in southern California.
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Oct. 11, 2013

Why McDonald's Literacy Campaign is Not Really About Getting Kids to Read

McDonald's is celebrating National Family Literacy Day, but for all the wrong reasons.
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Oct. 9, 2013

Undercover Cop Takes His Job Too Far in NYC Biker Gang Attack

An NYPD undercover detective was arrested for his involvement in motorcyclist violence. When is taking it too far?

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Oct. 4, 2013

Almost 200,000 People Have Signed a Petition For Congress to Go Without Pay — Are You One Of Them?

Americans argue the members of Congress should not get their paychecks since they're not doing their job. This eye-for-an-eye tactic simply won't do here.
Oct. 2, 2013

7 Answers You Need to Read From Glenn Greenwald's Reddit AMA

The Guardian US's Glenn Greenwald and Janine Gibson answered questions on Reddit AMA on Oct. 1 — here are seven best answers from the session.
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Sept. 27, 2013

John Kerry's Meeting With Iran Minister Was a Game-Changer

U.S.-Iran diplomatic efforts might be worthy of textbook entries.
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Sept. 25, 2013

Get to Know Donald Kohn — He Might Just Be Running Our Economy

Donald Kohn, who has neither a political nor acaemic background, could bring interesting ideas and experiences to the position of Federal Reserve chair.
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Sept. 20, 2013

Obamacare 'Defund' Vote is the Latest Dumb Ploy By House GOP

House Republicans are attempting to defund Obamacare while ignoring warnings from the White House that any such plan will be vetoed.

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Sept. 18, 2013

Harvest Moon 2013: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Harvest Moon

Wednesday, September 17 is 2013's night of the harvest moon. Here is everything you need to know.
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Sept. 13, 2013

Julie Chen's "Eye-Widening" Plastic Surgery Confession Matters to Us All

Talk show host Julie Chen told the story of why she got plastic surgery on her eyes. The struggle she faced lives on in the lives of racial minorities today.
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Sept. 11, 2013

Building 7: Why Conspiracy Theorists Get It Wrong

9/11 conspiracy theorists believe the U.S. orchestrated the attacks and cite the destruction of World Trade Center Building 7 as proof. Here's why they are wrong.
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Sept. 6, 2013

G20 2013: Here's the Most Important Meeting of the Summit

The decades-long dispute between China and Japan over Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands could have enormous global implications.