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A Matter of Perspective!

I find that one of the most concerning areas, when debating a subject with another individual, is overcoming the obstacle presented by different perspectives.

While having a conversation with one of my students, I was asked the question, “Don’t events become newer as time goes on, and if so, aren’t they also older?” When I asked my student to clarify, I was presented with the concept that the ancient history I teach was, for this individual, being viewed from a modern perspective. 233 more words

Education

The 2017 Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidates J.B. Pritzker, Chris Kennedy, Tio Hardiman, Bob Daiber and Senator Daniel Biss discussed a number of topics Tuesday night in Aurora. A point of contention Tuesday was the work of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, and what it will mean in the next term. 19 more words

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Candidates for Utah's 3rd Congressional District debate

Candidates in the 3rd Congressional District Race faced each other in a debate Wednesday night.

Republican John Curtis, Democrat Kathie Allen and United Utah candidate Jim Bennett met at Brigham Young University’s campus for the event, which can be viewed in its entirety below. 12 more words

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What’s Your Take? (Responsive Question)

Question: Does Money Buy Happiness…?

Our Take: “Most people will instantly think no but it’s a much harder question than that. We believe it really depends on who you really are. 62 more words

Millionaire's Digest

Ted Cruz will debate Bernie Sanders on CNN tonight at 9 PM Eastern time

The Resurgent reports:

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will participate in a CNN town hall on October 18th to discuss President Trump’s new tax proposals.

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Land of Misfits

The past weekend featured the trifecta of why life is amazing.

Throughout middle school, high school, college, post-college, whatever-adult-life-is-called; my mother and I have gone around and around about myself “rebelling against the system”.

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Running

Politics Debate Reaction: Voting

Date Completed: May 8, 2015

Topic: Voting should (not) be mandatory for all US citizens

    The affirmative side of this debate argued in favor of the creation of a law enforcing mandatory voting for eligible voters. 935 more words

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