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Should We Step in to Help Nigeria Find Kidnapped Girls?

Posted May 2, 2014 by Erika Eichelberger

It’s been two weeks since 234 students were abducted by the terrorist group Boko Haram, and Nigerian lawmakers say the country needs help. Two weeks ago, 234 Nigerian girls were kidnapped from a boarding school in the country’s northernmost state
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First Solve Prison Crisis, then Fix California’s Budget

Posted March 16, 2010 by Dick Price

To get a handle on the damage California’s current approach to incarceration is having on its citizens, consider this: In a recent 23-year period, California erected 23 prisons — one a year, each costing roughly $100 million dollars annually to
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