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Opinion pieces continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | CNN

Opinion: We abandon many children

This graphic illustrates the outcomes for many children who "age out" of foster care at 18 with little or no resources.

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Related Topix: Prison

7 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

Many lessons to be learned in incident of dog bite

I am writing to express both dismay for the woman whose lower lip was bitten off by her boyfriend's new pit bull mix last week and dismay for the dog, which is awaiting his fate in the pound.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

CNN

Opinion: How Paul Ryan's budget fails

The House recently approved the budget designed by Rep. Paul Ryan, a leading contender for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, State of the Union, Social Security, Personal Finance

The Straits Times

High-speed railway perils and promise

The two countries must decide on pressing fundamentals. These include the ownership, financing and operating models, as well as the project structure.

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The Miami Herald

A sampling of editorials from around New York

The New York Daily News on the proposal to hold a parade in Manhattan for veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Related Topix: Senator Chuck Schumer, US News, US Senate, US Politics, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, Television, Publishing, Media, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network

The Columbus Dispatch

Abortions also take our best and brightest

All the fuss over the loss of brainpower caused by the lack of work visas for highly educated foreign students makes me wonder how much brainpower has been lost by the 50 million to 60 million abortions performed in this country in the past several years, with little or no fuss at all.

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Wiltshire Times

Bishop Ed spends night in Wiltshire Downs hut to show solidarity with world's displaced

The Bishop of Ramsbury, the Rt Rev Ed Condry, at the shepherd's hut on the Wiltshire Downs he spent last night in The Bishop of Ramsbury, the Rt Rev Ed Condry, spent a night in a shepherd's hut on the Wiltshire Downs yesterday to raise the profile of those around the world fleeing conflict and living in poverty and fear.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Wiltshire County, England,

Recordpub.com

Be grateful for teachers who care

A student of his was losing ground academically, his work poor, his grades declining.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health

The Republic

Excerpts from recent Indiana newspaper editorials

If you're mailing a check to the Indiana Department of Revenue today, you might already have pondered the disconnect between how much you're paying in state and local taxes and the tax-cut boasting you hear from state officials.

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Related Topix: Indiana, Indiana Government, Tax, US Governors, Mike Pence

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Final Call

Don't mention Louis Farrakhan's name in concert with murderers or accused murderers

The news cycle April 14 was filled with reports of the murders of three people in Overland Park, Kan., that we condemn and all self-respecting and civilized people would repudiate.

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Related Topix: Overland Park, KS, Violent Crime, Life, Holidays, Passover, Southern Poverty Law Center, Law

The News Tribune

Roundup of Arkansas editorials

For a man who gets paid to speak on the radio, former Ark. Gov. Mike Huckabee sure managed to stir up a firestorm at speech he gave Saturday at the New Hampshire Freedom Summit.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mike Huckabee, US News, Social Software, Hope, AR, Prison, Education Etc.

Business Times

Branding across platforms must show consistency

Two-way mirror: Air-tight consistency on the core brand idea is hard to manage, and the consumer sees it all.

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Related Topix: Marketing

Surrey Leader

Farmland fight sheds little light

Detailed debate on changes to the Agricultural Land Commission got underway in the legislature last week, while protesters played to urban voters outside.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Canada

WTEN-TV Albany

Neeson writes editorial on NYC's carriage horses

In a New York Times editorial Tuesday, Neeson says he sees the proposal "as a class issue" that threatens the livelihoods of carriage drivers and stable hands.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Security Council sees grim images of Syrian dead

The bodies of the young men in the photographs are emaciated, their bones protruding.

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Related Topix: Netherlands, World News

Mon Apr 14, 2014

International Business Times

BJP Heading for Majority in General Election: Opinion Poll

The Bharatiya Janata Party and its allies are set to win a narrow majority in the world's largest democratic election, the latest opinion poll showed on Monday.

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Related Topix: India, Asia, World News

CNN

Rabbi: We're all guilty in hate, violence

Frazier Glenn Cross, a 73-year-old Missouri man with a long history of spouting anti-Semitic rhetoric, is seen in a police car Sunday, April 13. He is suspected of fatally shooting three people: a boy and his grandfather outside a Jewish community center in Overland Park, Kansas, and a woman at a nearby assisted-living facility.

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Related Topix: Overland Park, KS, Park, KS, Life, Holidays, Passover

CNN

Opinion: Democrats, show some spine on taxes

In the early 20th century, industrial tycoons like the Rockefellers and Carnegies amassed fortunes in railroads, steel or oil.

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Related Topix: Lawrence Ellison, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Bernie Madoff

Sunherald.com

Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers

On four different occasions in recent years, we've published editorials calling for the legalization of medical marijuana.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Iowa, Iowa Government, Council Bluffs, IA, West Des Moines, IA

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Teachers returning to Pittsburgh-area school where 22 were stabbed

The doors are reopening at the Pittsburgh-area high school where 21 students and a security guard were injured in a stabbing rampage five days ago.

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Related Topix: Education Etc.

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