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Introducing An Election Reform Bill To Expand Voter Participation Nationwide
Rep. Don Beyer
Sen. Tammy Duckworth
Allowing young Americans to pre-register to vote will encircle millions more Americans in our civic processes.
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Charlottesville Shows That States Must Amend Their Open-Carry Laws
J. Richard Cohen
President, Southern Poverty Law Center
A Virginia statute passed in 1997 precludes Charlottesville from exercising any common sense in such situations.
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Happy Couples Focus On Each Other’s Strengths
The Greater Good Science Center
Based at the University of California, Berkeley
Supporting your partner's redeeming qualities goes a long way.
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Why Aren't There More Black Teachers? Racial Discrimination Still Plays A Role
“I think this is just another example of how ideas about race and racism, to be frank, are deeply embedded in the schools."
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Weaponizing Social Media
Alan Rosenblatt, Ph.D.
Digital Political Strategist & Researcher
What happens to a country when its figurehead uses social media to undermine reality and truth?
George Mason Students Sue For Records On Koch Donations
Attorney, advocate, writer at RepublicReport.org
Today, students at George Mason University sued their school and a private foundation tied to the school in a Virginia state court, seeking records related to donations from the billionaire Koch brothers.
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Virginia AG Welcomes Home Libyan Student Who Was Almost Banned Before She Could Graduate
“Even if we’re successful in getting that ban overturned, a lot of damage has been done," Attorney General Mark Herring said.
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2016 Was The Hottest Year On Record
This marks the third consecutive year of record-high global temperatures.
Does The GOP Senate Victory Matter?
The Conversation US
Views from experts in academia, providing fact-based analysis ...
While the world was focused on Clinton versus Trump, the balance of power in the Senate was decided. While not all the races are decided at this hour, it is clear that the Republicans will maintain a majority of the U.S. Senate.
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Students Share Why They'll Miss Michelle Obama, 'America's Second Mom'
"I can look up to someone who’s like me and not white.”
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Michelle Obama Explains Why Hillary Clinton Inspires Her In Appeal To Young Voters
“When I hear folks saying they don’t feel inspired in this election, let me tell you, I disagree. I am inspired."
The "Invisible Hand of Charles Koch" Is Why This George Mason University Student Left Economics
Researcher, Greenpeace Investigations (USA)
Last fall, when I first arrived at George Mason, I decided to major in economics. Halfway through the semester, I learned about the large amount of money GMU has accepted from Charles Koch and the power such money has given the Charles Koch Foundation at other universities.
Creating Resilient Communities
Creating resilient communities, providing the resources that can take conflict out of isolation and put it into a constructive context, strike me as a crucial step in our social evolution.
Friday Talking Points -- Marijuana Policy Questions for the Candidates
Chris Weigant is a political commentator.
There was some good news and some bad news on marijuana this week, which got us thinking about how the subject of federal marijuana policy relates to the presidential nomination race.
George Mason Student Accused In BDSM Sexual Assault Case Wins Rare Legal Victory
The school didn't give the student a chance to defend himself against multiple charges, a judge ruled.
Students Found With Bomb-Making Materials At George Mason University, Cops Say
Flames were shooting out of a dormitory window, according to police.
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