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Help Mayor Pete Buttigieg qualify for the Democratic debates

Help Mayor Pete Buttigieg qualify for the Democratic presidential debates. He needs 65,000 donors from 20 states to qualify. Helps us break this LGBT glass ceiling. Please donate to Mayor Pete & share. Thanks so much. South Bend, Indiana [...]

Egypt debates motion to extend presidential term limits

CAIRO (AP) – Egypt’s parliament is debating a motion to amend the country’s constitution, a move that could allow President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi to stay in office beyond his designated maximum two-term limit ending in 2022. Lawmaker [...]

How to Fix the Democratic Presidential Debates

*/ ]]> In my imagination, a weary Tom Perez turns to an aide at the Democratic National Committee and says, wistfully, “Tell me about how it was.” “Mr. Chairman, at the first televised presidential debate in 1960, there were just two [...]

Debates on tap in governor, US Senate races in Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) – Debate season is heating up in Massachusetts as Election Day approaches. On Wednesday, Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and his Democratic challenger, former state Secretary of Administration and Finance Jay Gonzalez, will [...]

Debates emerge as 2020 Democratic primary flash point

An empty stage is shown before a January 2016 Democratic presidential primary debate in South Carolina. That night there was plenty of room on the stage for the major candidates, but what will it look like in 2020? | Andrew Burton/Getty [...]

The Saturday Profile: Star Athlete Is Injured in Egg Attack, and Italy Debates ‘a Racism Emergency’

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Daisy Osakue, whose eye was struck in an assault, has become the bandaged face of a question confronting Italy: Is it more racist under the anti-immigrant government? Source: NYT > World
Deleted Comments: From Hell’s Heart I Stab At Thee! I Will Never Stop Until Wonkette Debates Me!
Today is a good day to chew scenery Evan’s little post advising America’s #TEENS to go ahead and protest gun violence, even in the face of stupid, stupid threats from school administrators, went kind of huge on the interwebs this week. [...]
Australia Debates: Does a Warming Planet Really Need More Coal?
That could more than double coal output in Australia, which already produces more coal than any other nation except China, the United States and India. About 88 percent of the 487 tons of coal mined in Australia is exported. Photo [...]
Lobbyist pay nears $5 million during budget, solar debates
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine lobbyists have been paid $ 4.8 million so far this year, including familiar political faces involved in fights over solar power, voter-approved laws and the two-year, $ 7.1 billion budget. The Associated [...]
Meet the Rozsa Rule: Here’s how to weed fake facts out of political debates
Political rhetoric is so superheated these days that, when creating the Rozsa Rule for Fair Debate, I decided it would be best to avoid taking shots at any particular ideology or point of view. As anyone who reads my work already knows, I [...]