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Hypocrisy in the debate debate

Aww. Scott Milne pulled out of a Republican gubernatorial debate again today.

Can’t say I blame him, since the other three candidates aren’t really seriously competitive, and it might diminish his standing to share a stage with them. 219 more words

2014 Election

Governor's race debates taking shape

More details were announced Monday about a statewide television debate in the governor’s race planned for Oct. 15 at Broward College and sponsored by Leadership Florida and the Florida Press Association. 130 more words

Rick Scott

Voters Ask: Where Is Mike Rounds?

As Mike Rounds continues to free fall, the voters of South Dakota want to know: Where the heck is he?

Two letters to the editor this past Sunday (Sunday is always a lovely day to read the letters to the editor) asked why Rounds is avoiding debates and is absent from the campaign trail.   285 more words

September 5 as Teachers’ Day - The Dalit Critique: Abhay Kumar

Guest post by ABHAY KUMAR

While the schools and educational institutions of the country have been observing September 5 as Teachers’ Day since 1962, on the birth anniversary of the first Vice-President and second President of independent India Dr. 1,188 more words

Debates

Debates In Governor, US Senate Races In Doubt

By David Eggert, Associated Press

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan voters have viewed at least $20 million worth of political ads in competitive gubernatorial and U.S. 797 more words

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Why I am an anti-Zionist Jew: Ray Filar

RAY FILAR on openDemocracy

The Israeli government deliberately invokes terrorist attacks, rockets, and scary brown men in headscarfs to stoke the population’s fear, but I am scared of the racism Zionists use to justify the occupation. 20 more words

Violence-Conflict

Don't let the Magic Fade: Thoughts on Kudumbashree's Sixteenth Anniversary

I do not write on Kafila as frequently as I used to because I don’t want to be writing stories of impending doom all the time. 3,416 more words

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