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Vetting Videos of War

September 23, 2013 In an emotional appeal last week, President Obama asked that every American view a video of Syrian children lying on a lacquered gray floor in Damascus. The clip shows more than 400 children in East Ghouta, arranged side by side as they convulse, choke, and eventually die. Videos like these,...

How to Explain the Continuing Resolution to Your Friends at Happy Hour

September 19, 2013 Congress's ongoing feuds over funding the government and raising the debt ceiling are confusing. So don't let anyone mock you at the bar later when you are asked, "What's not to get about a bill to keep funding the government that has been turned into a Republican vessel for an...

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