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Brown: Ending political bias in terrorism protocol

MARCUS BROWN

August 5, 2015

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The Israeli Cabinet approved the detention of Jewish citizens suspected of perpetrating terrorist acts against Palestinians on Sunday. This move is in response to the death of a Palestinian toddler by the name of Ali Dawabsha,...

Clegg: Should selling sex be legal?

CHRIS CLEGG

August 5, 2015

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When three major credit-card companies cut their cards from being accepted on Backpage.com, an advertising website that operates much to the same capacity as Craigslist, they may have accidentally knocked down one of the barriers...

Sanchez: Put your troops where we need them

SADIE SANCHEZ

August 5, 2015

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On July 30, during a campaign stop, Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee was, like most candidates, asked about controversial topics that dominate today’s politics. Huckabee’s draw: abortion. When asked about...

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

August 4, 2015

Editorial: Obama’s EPA plan transcends political allegiances

DI EDITORIAL BOARD

August 4, 2015

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President Obama has set in motion an ambitious plan through the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce greenhouse gases and combat climate change Monday with his clean power plan. The plan aims to “cut carbon emissions...

Elliot: Swimming to the nebulae

BEAU ELLIOT

August 4, 2015

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Yes, because there are things more important than football (such as Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton’s “discovery” of a secret nuclear deal with Iran), the recent reaction to Patriot quarterback Tom Brady’s suspension...

Editorial: Trump’s immigration fallacy

DI EDITORIAL BOARD

August 3, 2015

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In the swarming fury of Donald Trump headlines, simultaneously feeding his gluttonous quotes while regurgitating exactly what they thirst for, an underlying fallacy arises between his rhetoric and business practice. He has undoubtedly...