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Politics Is Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders Even a Democrat?

Is Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders Even a Democrat?

As the Democratic presidential race heats up, Bernie Sanders has emerged as the front runner, leading Joe Biden by several percentage points in a recent Quinnipiac poll. But is Sanders even a Democrat? Bernie Pledges Allegiance The senator from Vermont has previously been labeled an Independent, specifically a Democratic Socialist. …

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Politics Ruth Bader Ginsberg Confirms She Is Free of Cancer

Ruth Bader Ginsberg Confirms She Is Free of Cancer

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg confirmed to CNN on Wednesday that she is finally cancer free. The left-leaning judge’s health has been a topic of contention among political commentators, as her presence on the court keeps things locked in at a 5 to 4 ratio of conservative to liberal …

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Politics Weed Is Legal in More States Than Ever: Which Is Next?

Weed Is Legal in More States Than Ever: Which Is Next?

Marijuana was illegal in all 50 states in the US as recently as eight years ago, but in 2012, Colorado and Washington were the first states to legalize the substance. At the federal level, marijuana use is considered illegal still. However, an overwhelming majority of American adults (65 percent) support …

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Politics Trump Tweets Name of Alleged Whistleblower, Faces Condemnation

Trump Tweets Name of Alleged Whistleblower, Faces Condemnation

In a stunning move on Friday, the President of the United States defied federal whistleblower protections with a retweet. Trump retweeted a post from a suspected bot account that purports to include the name of the whistleblower who sparked the entire impeachment saga. While publications and persons close to the …

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Politics US Presidential Gaffes: Politics in History

US Presidential Gaffes: Politics in History

US politics is always interesting. The United States have been home to a number of hilarious political gaffes, from foreign policy to humorous anecdotes involving tamales. Today’s article comes to us from Crystal Ferreira, a frequent contributor to our site and a teacher over at PolyHistoria. If you love these …

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Politics Will Impeachment Affect the Stock Market?

Will Impeachment Affect the Stock Market?

For the past few years, the stock market has been a roller coaster of ups and downs for a multitude of reasons. These days, the causes for the fluctuations vary: sometimes it’s because of a tweet, other times it’s in reaction to news headlines––headlines like those about the current impeachment …

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