When President Obama expresses heartfelt comments on Oregon’s Mass Murder and explains the need to understand legislating effective gun laws requires political action is not politicizing the tragedy.
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Will Pope Francis’ leadership sufficiently incentivize others to follow his lead? His historic visit to the United States and Congressional address, in a country that sorely needs to hear and embrace his message, shows his commitment.
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There are months before the agreement between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the member-states of the Group 5 plus 1 can finalize their agreement. The Republican Congress has a number of things they plan to pursue to prevent the Iran deal’s implementation.
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Republicans say Iran cannot be trusted. But Iran has more reasons not to trust the United States, and we have as many reasons to mistrust the Republican Party
We will never achieve peace through diplomacy if instead we first choose war.
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Considering statistics, it’s mind-boggling that anyone would conclude that the United States does not have a gun problem, including Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump
Read more here: America’s Significant Gun Problem, Trump ‘Nailed It’
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In response to distrust of the grand jury system following the deaths of unarmed black men across the country, California has initiated a new law regarding grand juries.
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