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Evangelicals and the liberal policies they support

The term "evangelical Christian" has been used and abused in political discourse for decades. Whenever I hear it, the first image that comes to mind is a superstar preacher like…

PRISM not shocking, still concerning

It is absurd that everyone is feigning shock over “recent” revelations that the national security apparatus acquires metadata from telecommunications companies and taps into the servers of internet companies. If…

Majority of Americans support NSA phone tracking

Despite the "scandal" title, a Pew poll out Monday indicates the majority of Americans — 56 percent — view the National Security Agency's recently uncovered program that tracks millions of…

NSA Prism scandal: How Edward Snowden (temporarily) saved the Obama Administration

When word broke last week about a government scheming plan known as Prism, which involves the NSA tapping into personal phone calls and online communication to collect information, Obama critics…

Hillary Clinton finally joins Twitter, reignites 2016 speculation

Hillary Clinton has finally come to the dark side. On Monday, Clinton gave in after years of holding out and is tweeting from the handle @HillaryClinton. The former FLOTUS describes herself…

America: Maybe more religious than you think.

I can barely keep track of the number of times news outlets have written articles about America supposedly "losing its religion" in the past few months. Whether it's an NPR…

Verizon phone records scandal: How did we get here?

It recently hit the news that the NSA has been gathering phone call records of millions from the Verizon network. While this action might seem shocking, the fact that the…

White House admits, defends gathering Verizon records

The National Security Agency is collecting the phone call records of millions of Americans using Verizon in accordance with a ruling from a secret court order issued in April, according…

Shakeup: Susan Rice to be national security adviser, Samantha Power to replace her at U.N.

National Security Adviser Tom Donilon is stepping down, and will be replaced by U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice — a move by the Obama Administration that will likely set fire to…

Why Istanbul’s protests aren’t an Arab Spring

When peaceful protesters gathered at Gazi park in the center of Istanbul on Friday to prevent bulldozers from tearing down the green space in order to build a shopping mall,…

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