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Senseless Suffering
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Mohamed Bashmilah, a suspected terrorist, was held in a CIA prison for 19 months where he was subjected to an extremely cold jail cell and loud music for up to 24 hours a day. Loud music, temperature extremes, sleep deprivation, waterboarding,... (more »)
The American Dream is Alive
People in today’s world claim that the American dream is slowly going away, I disagree with this statement. The American dream is far from gone, yes the economy might not be at its highest point or the majority of people have debt and loss of... (more »)
Dear Future President,
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Dear future President,    There are many attributes and characteristics that will qualify one to be President of the United States.  One must have the age requirement, the political and leadership experience; one must have the agenda that... (more »)
Gun Control
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    What do you think would happen if someone like a criminal or an extremely mentally ill person got ahold of an unlocked gun? You probably already know. We see it every day; new massacres, accidents, and suicides, all caused... (more »)
Legalization of Same-Sex Marriage
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Legalizing gay marriage is a hugely debated topic worldwide, with very strong arguments on both sides. After thoroughly researching this topic, considering both the pros and cons, I have come to the conclusion that gay marriage should be... (more »)
Second Amendment
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Something that is a big problem in the US right now is the second amendment, and how the government wants to take away the right to keep and bear arms. People are on each side of the statement, that we should or shouldn’t have guns. Guns... (more »)
Drone Laws
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  A very widely debated topic in the US is civilian drone laws, some people think that there should be no aerial vehicles in the sky that are capable of taking photos of anyone at any time, but the other sides say that their should be... (more »)
Butt Articles
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Cell phones are perfectly safe when used properly. A lot of people say that cellphones are very dangerous but, actually they really aren't that dangerous if you use them properly. When people get in car accident about 25% of car... (more »)
Cell Phone Radiation
An issue that is debated is that, can cell phone radiation harm you?  Cell phone phone radiation can not harm you, in general, and you should limit your cell phone usage.        A later  study is... (more »)
Terminating the Death Penalty
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Dear Editor, Each day consists of opportunities to make known our voices for those who cannot. Today, I speak in further encouragement of the seeking of justice; I ask for the 186 inmates in the state of Pennsylvania to no longer await... (more »)
Do Police Abuse Their Tasers?
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In America there's a problem, and it has to do with the people we call when we are in danger, the police. People everywhere are worried if the police abuse their tasers, some think every cop abuses their tasers and that tasers should be banned,... (more »)
Should the United States Ever Use Torture as...
By , Hartland, WI
There is a problem in America right now, and that problem is torture. The government just recently released a report detailing the CIA’s torture of prisoners captured by them at black sites and prisons all around the world. People are... (more »)
The Pay Gap Between Genders
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It is common knowledge in America that the working-women make less money than men. Some people believe that the disparity in wages between men and women are caused by women choosing to take on more nurturing jobs that are less paying like... (more »)
Third Parties: Are They Worth a Second Glance?
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As we approach voting age and make our own opinions about politics, many of us identify ourselves as Republicans, Democrats, or Independents. But fewer and fewer of us have ever considered giving third parties a second glance.   Formed from... (more »)
Legalization of Gay Marriage
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One of the most politically debated topics is gay marriage. The sides include if gay marriage should be legalized or if it shouldn’t. Gay marriage should be legalized because all people are created equal and should have the same... (more »)
Legalizing Gay Marriage
By , Hartland, WI
One of the most controversial debate topics right now is the legalization of gay marriage. Some people claim that it is against their religion, that marriage between the same gender is unnatural, and that kids need both a mother and a father.... (more »)
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