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Do Mass Media Influence The Political Behavior Of Citizens

Outside of the academic environment, a harsh and seemingly ever-growing debate has appeared, concerning… [more]

Do Mass Media Influence The Political Behavior Of Citizens Do Mass Media Influence The Political Behavior Of Citizens

The Relationship between Business and Politics

How powerful is politics in business? The connection between the two is often hard to explain, but somehow… [more]

The Relationship between Business and Politics The Relationship between Business and Politics

I’m Gonna Run for Office

I'm gonna run for office...I swear. Next election quarter I'm gonna come out and run for President as… [more]

I’m Gonna Run for Office I'm Gonna Run for Office

A Quick Glance at Political Cartoons

Political cartoons have a great ability to satirize politics, current events leaders' life and political… [more]

A Quick Glance at Political Cartoons A Quick Glance at Political Cartoons

Political Humor — The Legacy of an Open Society

George Bernard Shaw once said, "The problem with political jokes is that they get elected." Well, at least there are a lot of material for political humor. Even if the global economy is practically crashing down around everyone, people can … [Read More...]

Politically Incorrect

Politics has been around ever since man created the first government; it had been the root of many events that cause progressions and downfalls of early government systems. At present, the meaning of politics has been altered in many countries; … [Read More...]

US Politics

Vanity Fair apologizes for Hillary Clinton video; Trump tweets attack – CBS News

CBS NewsVanity Fair apologizes for Hillary Clinton video; Trump tweets attackCBS NewsVanity Fair has apologized for its controversial humor video offering Hillary Clinton advice. The video suggested New Year's resolutions for Clinton such as … [Read More...]

Democrats have a golden opportunity to update the Contract With America – Washington Post

Washington PostDemocrats have a golden opportunity to update the Contract With AmericaWashington Post... Congress, requiring them to live under the same budget constraints as families and businesses.” Well, times have changed, haven't they? … [Read More...]

Roy Moore Sues to Block Certification of Alabama Senate Election Results – New York Times

New York TimesRoy Moore Sues to Block Certification of Alabama Senate Election ResultsNew York TimesMONTGOMERY, Ala. — Roy S. Moore, the first Republican to lose a United States Senate race in Alabama in 25 years, moved late Wednesday to block … [Read More...]

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Special Elections

Approved constitution marks historic landmark for Cricket in USA – LawInSport

Approved constitution marks historic landmark for Cricket in USALawInSportfor the sport – paving the way for historic elections in 2018. The Sustainable Foundation Advisory Group (SFAG), set up to unify the cricket community in the USA, has … [Read More...]

Tom Molinowski, A Whistleblower on Russian Election Meddling, Is Running for Congress – Fortune

FortuneTom Molinowski, A Whistleblower on Russian Election Meddling, Is Running for CongressFortuneMalinowski described his experience whistleblowing on the intelligence community's investigation into Russia's interference in U.S. … [Read More...]

California Republican Rep. Darrell Issa won’t run for re-election – USA TODAY

ReutersCalifornia Republican Rep. Darrell Issa won't run for re-electionUSA TODAYRep. Darrell Issa, a California Republican whose seat was considered vulnerable in the midterm elections, announced Wednesday that he will retire from Congress … [Read More...]

Voter panel made no findings, will destroy data: White House – Reuters

ReutersVoter panel made no findings, will destroy data: White HouseReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's controversial voter fraud panel made no early findings and will not give the Department of Homeland Security any … [Read More...]

Foreign Policy

Is peace in Donbas possible? – European Council on Foreign Relations

European Council on Foreign RelationsIs peace in Donbas possible?European Council on Foreign RelationsBy late August the entire Russian-initiated effort, which had been presented as a fight against resurgent Ukrainian fascists, was about to … [Read More...]

Trump Signals Right Turn on Foreign Policy – Fair Observer

CNNTrump Signals Right Turn on Foreign PolicyFair ObserverKim Jong Il apparently mourned what had been possible under Clinton, saying to the former president when he visited in 2009 that, “The United States would have had a new friend in … [Read More...]

Scarnecchia of Kent State Gives Lecture on Race in Zimbabwe – Middlebury Campus

Scarnecchia of Kent State Gives Lecture on Race in ZimbabweMiddlebury CampusTimothy Scarnecchia, an associate professor of African Studies at Kent State University, presented a talk at the Rohatyn Center for Global Affairs entitled “Zimbabwe as … [Read More...]

 

Justice

Pentagon tried to give $1.2 million in guns and bombs to a fake police department

The military is so eager to put war machines in cops’ hands that it doesn’t bother making sure they’re, you know, actually cops.Police in a U.S. city, or soldiers occupying a foreign one? In Ferguson, MO, in 2014, it was often hard to tell. … [Read More...]

In Trump’s world, Sessions is unfit because of Russia investigation, not his racist past

Sessions’ perceived display of disloyalty was an unforgivable sin.Attorney General Jeff Sessions. CREDIT: AP Photo/John LocherAs the federal probe into possible collusion between Trump campaign officials and the Russian government expands, an … [Read More...]

Department of Justice reduces Harley-Davidson’s pollution fine by $3 million

The fine was part of an Obama-era settlement for selling motorcycle tuners that increased air pollution.CREDIT: Photo by Darren Hauck/Invision for Harley-Davidson/AP ImagesThe Trump administration’s Department of Justice has dropped a $3 million … [Read More...]

 

Business

Putin wants to strengthen Russia’s military nuclear potential

REUTERS/Kim Kyung-HoonMoscow (AFP) - Russia's President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called for reinforcing the country's military nuclear potential and making sure its missiles can penetrate any missile-defence systems. "We need to strengthen the … [Read More...]

10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA, HSY, BA)

Reuters/KCNAHere is what you need to know. Dow 20,000 remains elusive. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 0.16% on Wednesday to finish at 19,941.96. It's set to open Thursday's session near 19,935. Wednesday was the most boring day for … [Read More...]

The evacuation of Aleppo is expected to end today

REUTERS/Ammar AbdullahAleppo (Syria) (AFP) - Evacuations from rebel-held parts of Aleppo continued overnight with dozens of vehicles leaving the city and the operation likely to end on Thursday, aid workers said. The International Committee of … [Read More...]

 

World News

‘Scandalous Decision’: How A Turkish Banker’s Conviction In US Is Roiling Ankara – NPR

NPR'Scandalous Decision': How A Turkish Banker's Conviction In US Is Roiling AnkaraNPRA federal trial in New York City, which saw a Turkish banker tried on allegations of evading U.S. sanctions on Iran, ended Wednesday with his … [Read More...]

Gaza residents to pay Israel for electricity – Aljazeera.com

Aljazeera.comGaza residents to pay Israel for electricityAljazeera.comThe Palestinian Authority has requested that Gaza's residents begin regularly paying their electricity company for the first time to resume the power supply to the Strip. … [Read More...]

US, Israel and Saudi Arabia Leading World to War with Iran, France Says – Newsweek

NewsweekUS, Israel and Saudi Arabia Leading World to War with Iran, France SaysNewsweekFrench President Emmanuel Macron has accused the U.S., Israel and Saudi Arabia of instigating a war as their mutual foe, Iran, was rocked by a week of … [Read More...]

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Politics & Media

Joe Scarborough Trashes ‘Entire Mainstream Media” for ‘Being Anti-Trump on All Things’

Joe Scarborough, has — in recent months — taken a flamethrower to President Donald Trump‘s agenda and mercilessly criticized … [Read More...]

Bret Baier on Trump’s Conflicting Tweets on FISA Debate: ‘It’s Kind of a Mess’

Donald Trump contradicted himself when he tweeted about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) today, and Bret Baier says this could … [Read More...]

WATCH: Man Just Confessed To Cold Case Murder From 1993 — During Local T.V. Interview

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Economy

Newest pot sales numbers show Colorado on track for an even bigger payday in 2017

The green rush won’t last forever. But it looks far from over.State agricultural regulators tour a cannabis growing facility in Colorado in … [Read More...]

The strange origins of the GOP ideology that rejects caring for the poor

No, that’s not what Jesus says.CREDIT: AP/Eric GayThe ongoing Capitol Hill brawl over health care and budget cuts is getting Biblical.In recent … [Read More...]

House votes to dismantle key Dodd-Frank regulations

Experts are worried this could cause the next financial crisis.Trader Daniel Leporin, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, … [Read More...]