Category Archives: Controversial

China has a vastly ambitious plan to connect the world

After centuries of uneasy relations, imperial demands for tribute and occasional wars, much of Asia must now reckon with a giant Chinese neighbor that is much more than a trade partner. With wealth and success has come new confidence in … Continue reading

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Joe Biden Attacks President Trump in This Letter to America

As one of the favorites to take on President Trump in the 2020 election, Joe Biden has been increasing his public exposure over the course of the last several months. And although he hasn’t given a clear indication if he … Continue reading

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The High-Stakes Race to Create the World’s First Artificial Heart

By Mimi Swartz of Texas Monthly Linda listened, trying as hard as she could to pay attention even though her mind was racing. Craig was very, very sick, the doctor continued. He had only a fifty-fifty chance of making it … Continue reading

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Trump’s Attacks on the Press: Part Instinct, Part Calculation

Originally posted on Peace and Freedom:
President has dialed up the frequency, intensity of his attacks at rallies around the country President Trump at a rally in Ohio earlier this month. Mr. Trump’s attacks on the press play well with…

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How Richmond is addressing the debate over Confederate monuments 1 year after Charlottesville

By Meghan Keneally of ABC News On Richmond’s distinguished Monument Avenue, a statue of Robert E. Lee and his horse stand triumphant, just one of the many Civil War monuments erected in what was once the capital of the Confederacy. … Continue reading

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