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Nevada Tops List For Wiretaps

(Las Vegas, NV) — When it comes to electronic wiretaps, Nevada leads the nation.

According to data compiled by the Pew Research center, there were 38 phone wiretaps in the Silver State for every 500,000 people in 2013. 37 more words

News

China's Neighbors Increasingly Fear Military Conflict; Especially Vietnam, Japan and the Philippines

China’s neighbours are increasingly anxious that Beijing’s maritime disputes with countries like Vietnam and the Philippines will lead to military conflict, a US research group said. 426 more words

Pew Research reports on America's Shifting Statehouse Press

A Pew Research Center Journalism Project report released July 14 analyzed the news in the numbers of statehouse reporters across the country. Among the findings, researchers determined there are 1,592 journalists who cover state government around the country. 351 more words

Current Events

A spark of good news from the Mideast

Editor’s note: Frida Ghitis is a world affairs columnist for the Miami Herald and World Politics Review. A former CNN producer and correspondent, she is the author of “The End of Revolution: A Changing World in the Age of Live Television.” Follow her on Twitter… 182 more words

Middle East

Sick of the Insults: The Overlooked Success of Millenials


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Written by: Brianna Gill

When I was in college, I took a social psychology class that taught me that people typically feel most confident when they are 5 years of age and 60 years of age. 952 more words

Culture

What's Your Political Persuasion?

Chatting with a friend the other day, I commented on the challenge of writing blog posts that are respectful and inclusive, but also have a point of view.   345 more words

Public Policy

A Threatened Net or a Threatening Net?

The activist and writer Grace Lee Boggs is known for starting conversations and lectures with the following question:

“What time is it on the clock of the world?”

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