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Only Trump can hear Paris mobs chanting his name Barnwell: Weaknesses that could end Super Bowl contenders' seasons

Only Trump can hear Paris mobs chanting his nameProtesters took to the streets here Saturday, calling for the resignation of French President Emmanuel Macron — and, in Trump's imagination at least,  wildly cheering the American president.


Great running teams for the Chiefs. Defending tight ends for the Steelers. Here's where every Super Bowl contender is vulnerable.
Anti-Semitic Flyers Found In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Neighborhood: Police Week 14 NFL playoff picture: The Miami Miracle aftershock

Anti-Semitic Flyers Found In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Neighborhood: PolicePolice are investigating anti-Semitic pamphlets found in Pittsburgh, including


If the regular season ended right now, here's how the top six would look in each conference, plus clinching scenarios.
PHOTOS: Haunting images of abandoned places across Northern Ireland Alabama's 4 lead CFP crew of AP All-Americans

PHOTOS: Haunting images of abandoned places across Northern IrelandThese haunting images capture abandoned homes across Northern Ireland — complete with old prams, unopened food tins, toys and dusty wedding photographs.


The College Football Playoff semifinalists combined to place 10 players on The Associated Press All-America first team, including a high of four from No. 1 Alabama.
2 Nuns Accused Of Embezzling $500,000 From Catholic School Sources: Raiders fire general manager McKenzie

2 Nuns Accused Of Embezzling $500,000 From Catholic SchoolTwo Roman Catholic nuns have admitted to embezzling $500,000 from a parochial


The Raiders have fired general manager Reggie McKenzie, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Nation's first charter school strike ends, but could portend more battles on choice Kansas back to No. 1 while Gonzaga drops to 4th

Nation's first charter school strike ends, but could portend more battles on choiceThe strike affected only about 7,500 of Chicago's 371,000 public school students. But it was closely followed by labor leaders and charter advocates around the country.


The preseason No. 1, the Jayhawks are again the top-ranked college basketball team in The AP Top 25 despite struggling to get past New Mexico State at home. Kansas slid into the top spot after previous No. 1 Gonzaga lost to Tennessee.


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The Importance of Free Press in a Democracy

Before we can understand the importance of a free press in a democracy, we need to grasp what it means to have a free press. The Cambridge Dictionary tells us that a free press allows all media outlets to express whatever opinions they desire. That means, it says, that they are enabled to “criticize the government and other organizations.” So why would that be relevant in a democracy?

Unfair Questions or Democracy At Work ?

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” -- The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Capitalism and The Wealth Gap

When it comes to the efficient delivery of goods and services, capitalism is the proven economic model that puts people to work and products on the shelves. Whether those jobs end up paying enough money to purchase the items on those shelves is another matter, however.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

Religious Freedom Bill - Protecting The Faithful or Legalized Discrimination?

After a much heated national debate, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed the controversial bill that would have allowed people and businesses in the state to refuse services to LBGT people based on their religious belief.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

 

 
 
 
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