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Gary Johnson

Gary Johnson Looks Like A Viable Candidate This Cycle

  Libertarian and former Governor of New Mexico Gary Johnson has announced his 2016 presidential candidacy. Johnson was a registered Republican during his two terms as governor before earning the Libertarian Party’s presidential nomination in 2012, getting 1,275,923 total votes. Johnson had until recently been working for a startup selling...

Donna Edwards

Donna Edwards Will Make You Think About Race, Politics and Media

  US Representative Donna Edwards D-Md. is criticizing the media Coverage of the armed group in Oregon. Edwards said in a statement that the media has called Black Lives Matter protesters “thugs,” “criminals” and “drug users,” but has referred to the armed group as “occupiers.”   Donna Edwards Since the...

North Korea

North Korea Getting 2016 Started Off With A Bang

  North Korea says it has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb. State media reported the nuclear test, its fourth. The announcement followed reports of a 5.1-magnitude earthquake in the isolated country. Because it’s North Korea, the U.N. Security Council and countries in region are to hold emergency meetings.   North...

relocation

Relocation Like We’ve Never Seen Before In The NFL

  The Chargers, Raiders, and Rams have filed relocation papers. After agreement from city officials, the moving of a team requires approval of 24 of the league’s 32 owners. Somebody somewhere is going to lose their NFL team this offseason, and Los Angeles will have professional football next year.  ...

medicaid

Medicaid Is Better Than Nothing In The World We Live In

  A study has found that expanding government run health care reduces the uninsured rate. The study, published in Health Affairs, found the rate among low-income people in Kentucky and Arkansas dropped 14 percentage points more than in Texas, which did not expand Medicaid.   Medicaid According to MedicalXpress: Two...

NFL Playoff

NFL Playoff 2016 Divisional Round Predictions

  The NFL Playoff Divisional Round is set. The round is chock full of home underdogs.   NFL Playoff Divisional Round The oddsmakers made Kansas City (3), Pittsburgh (2.5), and Seattle (5.5) favorites on the road in the opening round of the postseason. The only wild card that is an...

twitter

Twitter Content Regulation And What You Can Do About It

  People like Andy McCarthy are upset that Twitter has announced new regulations on content communicated via its social-networking service. Twitter’s policy, called “Hate content, sensitive topics, and violence”. The policy states that it applies to “Twitter Ads,” but goes on to explain that these “paid advertising products” include all...