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August 2, 2017
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Venezuela Heads Down the Dark Road to Dictatorship

The people of Venezuela voted on a referendum to draft a new constitution. What was the outcome of the referendum? Was the outcome surprising? [The ruling party won the referendum. The

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July 31, 2017
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The North Korean Plan for Victory

North Korea thinks nuclear weapons will make it too powerful for the U.S. to threaten it or engage in nuclear war with it. What do readers think?

Some experts believe North Korea has “a …

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July 24, 2017
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Made in America Week. There are No Maids in America. What?

Last week was “Made in America” week. What is this event celebrating?

H-2B visas are used for hiring foreign temporary workers. …


Your Child’s Blood Pressure Matters

Most kids do not have their blood pressure taken when they go to the doctor. Many of them will have...

Migraine Headaches: Go Away!

Many suffer from migraine headaches. One wrote:

If you’ve never had a migraine, I have two things...

Next Global Challenges: Heart Diseases and Epidemics

Big money may be able to make big things happen. The Bloomberg, Gates and Zuckerberg foundations are getting together. They...

Do Not Argue. Get Some Sleep.

There is an old song that goes:

“Lucky, lucky, lucky me, I’m a lucky son of a...


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