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Senators And Christine Blasey Ford Tentatively Agree On Thursday Hearing Week 3 fantasy football inactives watch

Senators And Christine Blasey Ford Tentatively Agree On Thursday HearingAfter days of negotiations and uncertainty, the Senate Judiciary Committee and


AJ Mass provides updated inactives and analysis based on the latest reports and official announcements leading up to kickoff.
In the marquee Texas Senate race, Cruz and O'Rourke take to the debate stage Sources: Pats nearly dealt Gronk to Lions in April

In the marquee Texas Senate race, Cruz and O'Rourke take to the debate stageAfter months of back and forth, Republican Ted Cruz will meet Democrat Beto O’Rourke in a debate on domestic issues.


The Patriots and Lions were deep into trade discussions that peaked during the week of the draft, when the teams nearly completed a blockbuster trade involving Rob Gronkowski, league sources tell ESPN.
3D-Printed Gun Creator Cody Wilson Arrested In Taiwan After Sexual Assault Charge Sources: Seahawks mulling fine for Thomas

3D-Printed Gun Creator Cody Wilson Arrested In Taiwan After Sexual Assault ChargeCody Wilson ― 3D-printed gun creator, neo-Nazi funder and sexual assault


The Seattle Seahawks are considering a significant fine to safety Earl Thomas for conduct detrimental to the team because he missed practice twice this past week, according to organizational sources.
Gunmen attack military parade in Ahvaz, Iran Sources: Wolves owner wants Butler dealt quickly

Gunmen attack military parade in Ahvaz, IranIranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei accused U.S.-backed Gulf Arab states of carrying out a shooting attack on a military parade that killed 25 people, almost half of them members of the country’s elite Revolutionary Guards.


Despite the objections of Timberwolves president of basketball operations/coach Tom Thibodeau, owner Glen Taylor has mandated that a deal needs to be negotiated to trade disgruntled All-Star Jimmy Butler in the next several days, sources told ESPN.
Daily Digit: Looking for a job? Be careful about what you post on social media Report: Browns to start Mayfield over Taylor

Daily Digit: Looking for a job? Be careful about what you post on social mediaA new study finds 70% of employers check a candidate's social media accounts before hiring. While LinkedIn seems like the most logical site to peruse, employers head to Facebook more often.


Rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield will be named the starter for the Browns after leading them to a win.


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The Importance of Free Press in a Democracy

Before we can understand the importance of a free press in a democracy, we need to grasp what it means to have a free press. The Cambridge Dictionary tells us that a free press allows all media outlets to express whatever opinions they desire. That means, it says, that they are enabled to “criticize the government and other organizations.” So why would that be relevant in a democracy?

Unfair Questions or Democracy At Work ?

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.” -- The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

Capitalism and The Wealth Gap

When it comes to the efficient delivery of goods and services, capitalism is the proven economic model that puts people to work and products on the shelves. Whether those jobs end up paying enough money to purchase the items on those shelves is another matter, however.

Living Wages Are A Global Problem

The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

Ukraine: Not What It Seems

After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

Religious Freedom Bill - Protecting The Faithful or Legalized Discrimination?

After a much heated national debate, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer vetoed the controversial bill that would have allowed people and businesses in the state to refuse services to LBGT people based on their religious belief.

Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

 

 
 
 
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