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Source: Fox News

Green New Deal rollout rattles both sides of climate change debate

Today 06:05 GMT

Die-hard skeptics of climate change believe the rollout of the Green New Deal, with its plans for wealth redistribution, high taxes, and a massive transition to a carbon neutral economy, was a tipoff to a hidden agenda.

A LOOK AT THE ECONOMIC AND CLIMATE CONCEPT PUSHED BY PROGRESSIVES. "The climate debate has been driven for years by the edges of each party," said Jason Grumet, president of the Bipartisan Policy Center. "Having a more aggressively unrealistic left edge to contradict the irresponsible right edge is not likely to create the kind of consensus that’s necessary to have meaningful change."

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Source: Fox News

Matt Hagee: No matter where you are on abortion debate, don't forget the girls who feel hopeless

Today 06:04 GMT

One of the issues that continues to drive a wedge in our society, creating an even bigger chasm as a result, is the abortion debate.

It would be a great disservice to this discussion to fail to take into account that there are young girls and women who find themselves pregnant and truly feel they have no options. So, instead of offering their children a death sentence, why not offer their children a chance to have a life?

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Source: Fox News

Proposed Civil War memorial featuring bust of John Wilkes Booth sparks debate in small Maryland town

Wednesday 11:46 GMT

As cities nationwide make landmark decisions to remove Civil War monuments, a small Maryland town may make a shocking decision to erect a new one.

The memorial would include 17 bronze scultures, 20 sculpted panels forming a complete timeline of the war from 1861 to 1865, and portraits of significant citizens throughout the war, including Harriet Tubman, Abraham Lincoln and, surprisingly, Lincoln's assassin John Wilkes Booth.

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Source: Common Domain

The Morning Download: U.S. Privacy Debate Centers Around State, National Standards

Wednesday 09:00 GMT

Last year high-profile hearings into privacy issues set expectations that a national U.S. consumer privacy-policy framework was imminent.

With congressional debate aimed at framing the parameters for possible privacy legislation set to begin later this month, a partisan divide has emerged, The Wall Street Journal's John D. McKinnon reports. Last year high-profile hearings into privacy issues set expectations that a national U.S. consumer privacy-policy framework was imminent.

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Source: DW

The 77 Percent: Join the debate

Wednesday 14:31 GMT

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Come and join the debate!.. 77 percent of the population in Sub-Saharan Africa is younger than 35 – that's around 770 million people.


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