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Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Nook Glowlight User Contest

Hello Politicrats, THE POLITICUS would like to announce a new user contest to win a brand new Nook Glowlight; pictured above.
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news, What is Ideology?
 

The Main Trouble in Politics

I have given a lot of thought of late about what is ailing our dysfunctional political system, and have come to the conclusion that it boils down to one significant thing: Ideology
Politics, government, healthcare, news, political news
 

Little Boy Lost

New York City is one of the safest big cities in the world but that statement does little good for the Oquendo family this week.
Politics, energy, oil, biofuels, America
 

Refueling America One Person At A Time

Not so long ago, CNN conducted a poll asking American consumers whether or not they felt oil companies were overcharging them for gasoline.
 

God in the Classroom

Two weeks into my sophomore year in university I decided to meet up with an old friend from freshman year.
 

Why respect a Republican/Democrat?

“Why should I respect a Republican or Democrat’s political views on campus when he or she draws conclusions completely contrary to my own?” Some of us at Duke answer this question with, “I shouldn’
 

Diplomacy With Iran: Where We Stand and What To Expect

The UN General Assembly meetings this week offer President Obama a chance to capitalize on recent diplomatic developments with Syria and to extend a hand to new Iranian president Hassan Rouhani in
 

Citizens United and the Perils of Super PACs

Michael Stinnett - 9/03/2013: Legal rulings such as Citizens United and lax campaign financing laws have undermined the democratic process allowing wealthy donors to buy elections; so-called Super
 

Dialogue: Is It Possible In This Political Atmosphere?

With the talks already ongoing to try and avert a government shutdown in the face of another debt ceiling crisis, I have decided to look at the broader question of whether it is genuinely possible