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Combat rage with respect

The best way to prevent violence is to teach respect and honor individual rights.





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Haram 2014: the next Kony 2012?

Will the Boko Haram kidnappings fade away as quickly as interest in Joseph Kony two years ago?



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Making war a game

Drones take loss out of war, and that's a problem.


Opinion illo

Throwing stones from a glass house

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It looks like OKCupid's Sam Yagan was trying to capitalize on a movement without doing any real work. Turnaround is fair play, but hypocrisy never looks good on anyone.


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Adultery? Sure. Abuse of power? No thanks.

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What I do care about is that a man who takes the power granted to him by the voting populace sees fit to abuse it by preying on unassuming and naïve (and, in this case, attractive female) constituents.


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Popping pills for dropping pounds

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The Scripps Research Institute in Jupiter, Fla., is working on a pill that mimics the effects of exercise. It’s years away from hitting the pharmacy. But should it ever?



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Letter: Wisconsin's abortion ultrasounds

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I am writing in response to Cole Lewis’ July 8 article “Wisconsin decides to kick (her) while she’s down” which criticized Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s bill to require ultrasounds before abortions.



Trayvon Martin: 1995-2012

Either way, a child is dead

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I’ve heard people describe the case as “some black boy got shot by a Mexican.” And then they go crazy about how the gunman must be racist. If Zimmerman had been black it would be a completely different conversation.


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Don't kill the messengers

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Edward Snowden and Bradley Manning made huge sacrifices to reveal the things they did. Regardless of your opinions on their crimes, what they brought to light deserves to be heard, debated and changed accordingly.



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The curious case of Edward Snowden

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The NSA revealed citizens’ private information to protect the country. Snowden revealed the federal government’s private information to protect the country. If you don’t support the NSA’s program, logic says you shouldn’t support Snowden’s pardon.


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A new, better dictionary

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With the inclusion of a phrase like “dad dancing,” a lot more slang should be added. Here are my revisions for the next edition of the dictionary.