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Trump Ban Is Analogous To Nothing Obama Did As President

The justification for Trump’s recent ban on Muslims has been “Obama did it first.” Well, Obama didn’t do it first. In fact, Obama did no such thing. There are at least three differences between what Obama enacted, and what Trump and his supporters are claiming are actions similar to Obama’s....

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Big, New Kardashian Brand Or A Split With Blac Chyna?

Blac Chyna, reality star and Rob Kardashian’s fiancée, filed a trademark application to register her future married name, Angela Renee Kardashian, for entertainment and social media purposes. A team of attorneys for Kim, Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian subsequently filed an opposition to the registration of that mark, stating that Chyna...

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Minnesota Is Right To Suspend Football Players Indefinitely

University of Minnesota president Eric Kaler said the decision to indefinitely suspend 10 members of the school’s football team for their alleged roles in a reported gang rape on Sept. 2 was based on the university’s “values,” even though the players were never criminally charged and a district attorney declined...

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Fidel Castro Was An Upgrade Over Fulgencio Batista

Fidel Castro was a brutal dictator whose death means the last of the 20th-century strong men are now gone. Fidel Castro was also a revolutionary who was and will be revered by millions worldwide. These statements would seem to be in opposition to one another, yet both are true. To...

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Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr.: The 38th Retrospective

After escorting the Nixons to their helicopter on their way out of the White House, Gerald Ford would then walk back into the White House and take the oath of office. He walked into a house of turmoil. There was the still-pending criminal indictment of former President Nixon, an American public...

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Richard Milhouse Nixon: The 37th Retrospective

Richard Nixon had a tightrope to walk while campaigning for the presidency in 1968. He wanted to keep the Vietnam War going as to not give a diplomatic victory to Democrats, making him the architect of his own “October Surprise,” but he also had to placate a war weary nation....

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Clarence Thomas And The National Black History Museum

Uncle Clarence Thomas was the son of a poor, Gullah-speaking family on the Georgia coast. He was not fluent in English until his adulthood, but nonetheless found his way into college and then Yale law school. He subsequently worked in the Reagan Administration and eventually was elevated to the Supreme Court. This...