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Protests Spread Across Brazil [UPDATE]

Protests Spread Across Brazil [UPDATE]

The recent protests in Brazil have exploded as 100,000 citizens take to the streets to make sure their voices are heard. It’s been reported as many as 100,000 Brazilian citizens took to the streets on Monday to continue protesting the violence and corruption in their government and nation. Demonstrations have spread throughout the South American


Standing Man: The Symbol of Turkish Protesters

Erdem Gunduz, a Turkish choreographer, started a new form of civil disobedience in Istanbul’s Taksim Square by simply standing quietly for hours on end. Twitter has now renamed Gunduz ‘The Standing Man,’ and word quickly spread of his peaceful protest on social media sites. The choreographer’s plan was to stay standing still there for a month, breaking every 24 hours

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What’s Happening In Brazil

Brazil has erupted in protests and riots over a recent price raise in bus fares. The rise in bus fares was the proverbial straw that broke the camel’s back in Brazil. The country with the most violent slums in the world erupted in violence over the 20 cent rise in public transportation fares. The fact


America’s #1 Threat: Toddlers with Guns!

According to shocking statistics from Opposing Views.com, toddlers were responsible for more American deaths than terrorists over this past year. According to CNN, 13,186 people died in terrorist attacks worldwide, while 31,672 people were killed with firearms in America alone in 2010. It’s quite shocking the number of reported toddler-related shootings over the past few

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Dick Cheney Is A Hypocrite?!

After being convicted of war crimes and helping to mislead the U.S. into invading Iraq, Dick Cheney has the stones to call Edward Snowden a traitor. The Bush administration, including Cheney were convicted in absentia at a war crimes tribunal in Kuala Lumpur last year. During a recent interview with Fox News anchor Chris Wallace,


Americans Don’t Trust Congress Or The Media!

In recent polls, it has been shown that Americans do not have confidence in Congress or in the media. The annual Gallup survey revealed that confidence in Congress is at the lowest it has ever been for any institution on record. The legislative body was last on a list of 16 institutions for the fourth


A Perfect Representation of the Lazy American

YouTuber BladePlays shows the world the logic behind the lazy American and the reason for the high obesity rate.

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Australia’s Chief Of Army Is A BAMF!

After the recent sex scandal tearing through their army’s ranks, Australia’s Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison has taken a stand against those who would demean women. Australia’s Chief of Army Lieutenant General David Morrison recorded this statement in regards to a recent scandal involving male officers recording and sending explicit, demeaning material through

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Americans Support Edward Snowden, Sort Of

A new poll shows the American public are conflicted about Edward Snowden but many believe he did the right thing. The Time magazine poll shows that 54% of Americans believe Edward Snowden did the right thing by disclosing sensitive and controversial information regarding government surveillance programs. However, almost the same amount, 53% of Americans believe

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Nine Companies Sued Over PRISM Surveillance

Former Justice Department prosecutor Larry Klayman is filing the first class-action lawsuit against nine companies tied to the PRISM program. Klayman stated he will file a class-action lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia targeting government officials and each of the nine companies listed in a leaked National Security Agency slideshow as participants in

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Snowden “Hong Kong Will Decide My Fate.”

Whistleblower Edward Snowden has resurfaced and in an exclusive interview with the South China Morning Post said he’s leaving the “courts and people of Hong Kong to decide my fate.” Snowden’s exact whereabouts have been unknown since he checked out of his Hong Kong hotel room on Monday. However, he confirmed to the Hong Kong

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Russia Makes It Illegal To Tell Kids About Gays!

Yesterday Russia passed a Vladmir Putin supported bill, making it illegal to tell children gay people exist. The bill also makes it illegal to tell children homosexuality is equal to heterosexuality, and punishes those who violate the law with fines, jail time, and deportation. The Independent UK reported: In recent weeks there have been two killings in

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Update: Snowden, Russia, And The Internet

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden has disappeared after checking out from his Hong Kong hotel room, Russia may offer asylum, and the internet bands together under #stopwatchingus. Edward Snowden, the NSA whistleblower who made sure the world knew the government was watching them, has disappeared since checking out from his hotel room. No one knows where