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Most Americans Don’t Believe the U.S. is a Christian Nation

The majority of Americans believe that faith in God is an important component of being a true American, but that the U.S. 3,505 more words

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Public Service Announcement: Opting Out of Student Gov. Taxes

As libertarians we spend much of our time worrying about the misuse of power at the federal level. Local government however can be just as abusive though. 340 more words

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Former AG Eric Holder returning to private law practice

Eric Holder is returning to private law practice, rejoining the same firm where he worked before becoming attorney general. His old law firm, Covington & Burling announced Monday that Holder, who left the Justice Department in April after more than six years as attorney general, would be rejoining the firm as a partner. 59 more words

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US jets scramble to intercept Russian bombers off California, Alaska coasts on July 4

I don’t think Putin is that stupid to try and attack the US. As the United States celebrated Independence Day, two pairs of Russian bombers flew off the coast of California and Alaska — forcing the Air Force to scramble fighter jets to intercept both flights, two senior defense officials tell Fox News. 197 more words

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Financial markets react after Greece bailout plan rejected, finance minister quits

Greece’s debt crisis sent shivers through American stock markets Monday, a day after Greek voters rejected demands from international creditors for further austerity measures in exchange for a bailout of its bankrupt economy. 537 more words

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Philly Archbishop: Gays Can't Use Catholic Family Meeting to Attack Church

How can anyone, who claims to be religious, actually go against religious teachings, knowing full well, that said life style is an abomination? Homosexuals can attend a Catholic family congress in Philadelphia during Pope Francis’ U.S. 271 more words

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