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Portugal Decriminalized Drugs and Drastically Reduced Drug Use; Why Hasn’t the U.S. and the World Followed?
Shocking Photos of America During the Cold War
The Cold War was a period of geopolitical tension that came about after the Second World War. Though no actual war occurred in the physical sense, times were tense in ...
Gallup Poll: Global Approval of US Leadership Hits New Low
President Donald Trump‘s first year in office is in the books, and a new poll shows that the world as a whole is historically down on America’s leadership. A new ...
Can You Match the U.S. Presidential Candidate With the Political Slogan?
When it comes down to it, a significant part of politics is marketing and advertising. Campaigns spend millions of dollars and countless hours selling their candidates and making their messages ...
Barack Obama’s Greatest Accomplishments in Office
When Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008, he swept into the Oval Office on promises of “hope” and “change.” In the eight years and two terms that followed, President ...
Run, Hit, Shoot, and Govern: The Most Athletic Presidents in U.S. History
Politics and sports have a lot in common. To excel in either one, you need to possess confidence, foresight, terrific instincts, fearlessness, and, of course, talent. They also both require ...
Remarkable Portraits of Abraham Lincoln Before His Presidency
Abraham Lincoln is mainly remembered as the 16th U.S. President who led the Union during the Civil War, and who prompted the chain of events that led to the abolition ...
Some of the Most Legendary American War Heroes, From the Revolution to Present Day
American war hero stories are often more daring than the biggest Hollywood war films. In the United States’ 242 years of military history, there have been countless brave individuals who ...
Mom Inspires Outpouring of Support With Offer to Attend LGBTQ Weddings for Absent Parents
While things might seem more divisive than ever in the U.S., one mom’s offer to attend LGBTQ weddings is drawing praise from all corners of the country for its message ...
Debunking Five of the Most Prevalent Myths About Homelessness in America
There are few, if any, people in the United States that would argue homelessness isn’t a major issue. However, there are numerous myths about homelessness that permeate discussions of the ...
These Are the Facts Behind the Tragedy of the 9/11 Attacks
Sept. 11, 2001 — now known as 9/11 — is a date in American history that will never be forgotten. For the people who were there or watched the horror unfold ...
Some US Cities Are Tackling Homelessness by Giving People Homes, and the Results Are Promising
What do New Orleans, Santa Clara County, and Utah all have in common? Recent measures by these municipalities have looked to address the homelessness population by taking an approach that ...
Study Finds Minimum Wage Increases Do Not Negatively Affect Employment Rates
One of the most common arguments used by those opposed to raising the minimum wage is the theory that employers will cut jobs to make up the cost. However, a ...
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