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After nearly a decade’s worth of Mars-oriented development, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s recent speech to the newly-resurrected Space Council has put the red planet…View More Shooting for the Moon: A Global Competition
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The crisis in Venezuela is one that has been building for a while and has now come to a head. The rising conflict is between…View More Is History Doomed to Repeat Itself in Venezuela?
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It is no secret that President of the United States, Barack Obama, has been desperately trying to close down Guantanamo Bay, the American military prison…View More Closing its Doors? A Look At The Recent Release of Prisoners From Guantanamo Bay Detention Centre
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There are certain buzzwords within modern American society that carry a significant amount of emotional weight. These, if applied deftly, will spark passionate debates appearingboth…View More Apple versus the FBI: A question of Security?