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LGBTQ Rights in America Aren’t Resolved

As all of this was happening on the legislative side, the courts were also working through what the law already says about LGBTQ rights. In the past 30 years, the Supreme Court has ruled sex stereotyping illegal; declared sodomy bans…

What Makes a German Military Veteran?

In the decades following World War II, West Germany did not send any soldiers to foreign conflict zones. That changed only after reunification, when Germany deployed troops to the Balkans in the 1990s. But the big shift came with the war…

El Paso Shooting: 2020 Candidate Responses

Harris did not detail exactly what she wants Trump to do, but in her platform on combatting gun violence, she pledges that if Congress fails to enact a comprehensive gun-safety package—including universal background checks, an…

Did Free Pens Cause the Opioid Crisis?

Are pharmaceutical companies to blame for the opioid epidemic?At a minimum, when doctors prescribe brand-name drugs rather than generics, insurance companies’ costs increase, as do your insurance premiums. Other recent research suggests…

Americans Don’t Cheat on Their Taxes

Then there’s Greece, where economists have struggled to even calculate a VCR. According to the International Monetary Fund, more than half of Greek households pay zero income tax. Indeed, tax evasion is practically a national sport. Take…
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