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ISIS Sets Fire to Oil Wells in Qayarrah Iraq

In a possible attempt to hide their movements, members of ISIS have set fire to 19 oil wells in the Qayarrah area south of Mosul, where Iraqi-led security forces have begun an offensive to retake the country’s second most populous…
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Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump stands during the Fox Business Network Republican presidential debate at the North Charleston Coliseum, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in North Charleston, S.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Markets are shocked by Trump

  • November 15, 2016
U.S. stocks opened higher on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average hitting a record high, as Donald Trump's victory in the U.S. presidential election continued to lift the market. Dow Jones Industrial Futures fell 500 points — or 3 percent — Tuesday night, reflecting an uncertain mood regarding the…
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The battle is not over, Democratic Party needs to rebuild itself

  • November 11, 2016
Election Results On Tuesday, November 8, 2016 the United States presidential election was officially held. This was a historical event signaled by the massive amounts of voters who came out to cast their votes; at about 128 million at least half the country participated in the election. Although Democratic Party…
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FBI refusal to indict proves Hillary Clinton is above the law

  • July 5, 2016
  Today the FBI National Press Office released an official statement regarding the ongoing investigation of Hillary Clinton's private email server. In the statement, the FBI admits that there is evidence that Hillary Clinton was extremely careless in her handling of very sensitive, highly classified information. To further compound this fact, the FBI…
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US Presidential Frontrunners make mockery of US Democracy

  • July 5, 2016
With the 4th of July finally here, Americans should be out celebrating their declaration of independence from Great Britain's rule. That historic day on July 4th, 1776 signified the birth of a new world power, and it heralded a virtually unrivaled global super power whose wealth is so great that…
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How Bernie Sanders has created a movement despite odds

  • May 31, 2016
Bernie Sanders has created a movement despite the overwhelming odds that were against him. Even if he doesn't walk away with the nomination, he will walk away with massive political momentum that has the very potential to mobilize hundreds of thousands of Americans. Bernie Sanders has made significant progress throughout his…
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American Electoral System is officially broken

  • May 17, 2016
The 2016 presidential election year has been unlike any other, with both the DNC and RNC having been accused of fixing their respective voting primary processes to thwart the will of the voters. Just recently Bernie Sanders delegates were simply stripped of their status, and those delegates were undemocratically given…
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Why progressives shouldn’t support the minimum wage

  • May 2, 2016
Many progressives believe that the minimum wage is the best way to ensure that employers pay their employees fairly. Many progressives also believe that a high minimum wage also helps to raise poor workers out of poverty, because it supposedly gives them more disposable income. However progressives then neglect the…
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Electric cars on the rise thanks to EV industry innovator Elon Musk

  • May 2, 2016
As Tesla Motors, Inc. an American automotive and energy storage company that designs, manufactures, and sells electric cars, electric vehicle powertrain components, and battery products, ramps up its production ahead of its third generation all electric vehicle launch, other auto manufacturers are taking notice. Despite the fact that Tesla Motors…
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Obama stands aside as North Korea ramps up Nuclear Arsenal

  • April 28, 2016
North Korea has launched various missiles this year, and the situation is only getting worse. As North Korea ramps up it's nuclear arsenal, US President Barrack Obama has taken little to no action whatsoever. Some have been very critical of the matter, in fact current Republican presidential candidate and presumptive…
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Hillary Clinton will not unify Democratic Party

  • April 28, 2016
It is very unlikely that Hillary Clinton will be able to actually unify the democratic party. In fact if it wasn't for Donald Trump being the likely Republican nominee, voter turn out would likely be very low. The reason for this is that Hillary Clinton just doesn't appeal to younger…
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Candidate for the Democratic nomination, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders speaks during a rally at the Colorado Convention Center on February 13, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. U.S. Senator Sanders, one of the two remaining candidates biding for Democratic nomination for President, held a rally for Colorado to help push his message and also remind voters of the importance of voting in the upcoming caucuses for Colorado. (Photo by Brent Lewis/The Denver Post)

Bernie Sanders may not prevail, but his message will

  • April 20, 2016
The results are in for the New York primary and its not looking good for the Sanders campaign. Sanders lost by about 300,000 votes (290,614 to be exact); Clinton received 1,054,083 votes, and Sanders only received 763,469 votes, costing him the much needed primary win, in order to ultimately get the…
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Why Bernie Sanders is surging

  • April 12, 2016
Bernie Sanders is surging because he gives people a voice. Many voters feel disenfranchised and underrepresented. This fact is especially true among women, minorities, and the poor. Bernie Sanders is seen as highly trustworthy and honest, but most importantly, he is fighting for the working class. The working class is…
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Donald Trump is dangerous and here’s why

  • March 14, 2016
Trump is a right wing populist with fascist ideologies. He intentionally quoted Italian fascist dictator Benito Mussolini publicly on social media. Trump has received an enormous amount of free coverage from the mainstream media, even after public backlash for his controversial remarks. He continues to receive around-the-clock interviews, which only further…
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Clinton and Sanders Clash On Trade and Auto Bailout at Democratic Debate

  • March 7, 2016
Sanders criticized Clinton for backing trade deals blamed for costing Michigan thousands of jobs. FLINT, Mich. (Reuters) – Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders sharply criticized party front-runner Hillary Clinton in a debate in Michigan on Sunday for backing trade deals blamed for costing the state thousands of jobs. Clinton fired…
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