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CNN Opinion
yesterday at 19:33. Facebook
"Depp's attempt at humor is not a crime; it's just a galactically stupid statement by a celebrity trying to sound clever."
Depps attempt at humor is not a crime its just a galactically

Johnny Depp's 'threat' remark was stupid -- and protected speech

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Kenneth Melendez
Bob Lynn Sr.
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CNN Opinion
yesterday at 19:02. Facebook
"Sure, the mainstream media aren't perfect. They make mistakes and sometimes takes sides when they shouldn't. Criticize the press if you must, but don't let billionaire bullies try to shut it down or let politicians do their business away from the scrutiny of the press."
Sure the mainstream media arent perfect They make mistakes and sometimes takes

America's freedom depends on the press

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Joseph Cupp
Zac Sams
Kurt Kull
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CNN Opinion
yesterday at 17:36. Facebook
"The biggest risk here is that all sides dig in their heels, unwilling to shift for fear of losing face: a central feature of Gulf politics."
The biggest risk here is that all sides dig in their heels

Qatar crisis is a mess the Middle East could do without

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Ibrahim Charneco
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CNN Opinion
yesterday at 15:51. Facebook
"I won't tell you it was easy, because his adjustment at times was not. It took Gatsby many months to feel safe with us and trust that we weren't going to hurt him or abuse him."
I wont tell you it was easy because his adjustment at times

Gatsby's rescue from dog meat farm changed my life

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CNN Opinion
CNN Opinion
yesterday at 14:35. Facebook
"As US politics descend into a dizzying array of investigations that become increasingly complicated for an international audience to follow, the questions surrounding the chaos have left President Donald Trump with his hands tied and the rest of the world shrugging."
As US politics descend into a dizzying array of investigations that become

The world is solving its own problems without the US

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Richard Clark
Kenneth Melendez
Dale H Verge
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yesterday at 13:25. Facebook
"The President's draconian budget calls for $800 billion in cuts to Medicaid, making it clear Republicans will attack the program from all sides. Their disdain and cruel disregard of a program that provides care for the most vulnerable in our society would leave seniors like my grandmother defenseless."
The Presidents draconian budget calls for 800 billion in cuts to Medicaid

As my grandmother's world darkens, Medicaid helps preserve her dignity

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Robert K Pavlick
Ray Manypenny
Joseph Cupp
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CNN Opinion
yesterday at 13:19. Facebook
"Here's a secret that the courts don't tell jurors -- I'm not even certain a lawyer is allowed to say it out loud:

An individual juror has more power than he or she could imagine."
Heres a secret that the courts dont tell jurors Im not even

In Cosby trial, the awesome power of jurors

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CNN Opinion
yesterday at 13:14. Facebook
"It is on us to provide and take care of our children as citizens of the world, to educate children at a young age that it's not OK to be inappropriately touched, that underage sex can lead to unwanted teen pregnancy or HIV, and that children can tell someone without recrimination."
It is on us to provide and take care of our children

Priyanka Chopra: This is how you fight rape stigma

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CNN Opinion
CNN Opinion
yesterday at 01:27. Facebook
"Who, after all, could survive the nonstop attention and demand for selfies? Who would thrive under such scrutiny, and do it all while wearing a gold crown weighing more than three pounds?
It would take a certain type of person. The sort of person who fills his court with relatives, perhaps, who thinks the separation of powers is a foreign concept, and who would quite fancy himself as the head...
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Who after all could survive the nonstop attention and demand for selfies

Would Trump make a good royal?

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Robert K Pavlick
Joyce Jackson
Ray Manypenny
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CNN Opinion
yesterday at 01:19. Facebook
"In the story of Wonderland, Alice eventually left behind the Mad Hatter and all of the other unruly and unsavory characters who lived there and shared with the world what she had seen. In Washington, Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller now occupies the Alice role. And like her, he will likely emerge from his investigation with quite a tale to tell."
In the story of Wonderland Alice eventually left behind the Mad Hatter

No tapes? Trump has us through the looking glass

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Simon Vandecasteele
Patrick Henry
Daryl Washington
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 21:39. Facebook
"The little girl's pleading is the logical end to a respectability politics impressed upon black people even though it will never keep us safe. Black people have been told, repeatedly and over centuries, that if we are just a little better, dress a little better, study a little harder, be a bit more compliant and adopt more middle-class white values, we will be allowed to keep breathing."
The little girls pleading is the logical end to a respectability politics

In Castile shooting, a 4-year-old gives her mother 'The Talk'

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Daryl Washington
Laverne Gregory
David Westrum
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 21:32. Facebook
"Trump may tell more lies than any other politician any of us has ever seen, but there's never any mystery about what he wants his audience to think. He lacks the subtlety to conceal his feelings behind clever formulations and eloquent words."
Trump may tell more lies than any other politician any of us

What's really behind Trump's 'poor person' comment

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Earl Berkebile
David Bain
Rafiq Islam Rime
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 20:53. Facebook
"So, while it may be interesting to discuss the prospect of the President firing Mueller, in my view, it is unlikely to happen because, practically and, perhaps, legally, it could not happen without posing a serious threat to the Trump presidency."
So while it may be interesting to discuss the prospect of the

Fire Mueller? Here's why it's likely Trump can't

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Robert K Pavlick
Dennis Fallaw
Virginia Dancy
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 19:38. Facebook
"The House and Senate versions of health care reform reveal a Republican Party that is willing to go very far to gut the legacies of the New Deal and Great Society as well as President Barack Obama's domestic agenda. This will be a defining vote for the GOP that puts the party on record for where it stands on protecting Americans from the vicissitudes of health care markets."
The House and Senate versions of health care reform reveal a Republican

Health care's arc of history: GOP's remarkable move to the right

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Daryl Washington
Kelcy Cole
Odwongo Timothy
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
"The Democrats must stand for more than abortion rights, the minimum wage, and trash talking. But those calls for a new vision are always curiously vague, demanding a vision but not suggesting one. But people desperately want a vision with substance and they rightly sense that big changes are needed to make that happen — it's why the calls to replace Nancy Pelosi as minority leader are growing...
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The Democrats must stand for more than abortion rights the minimum wage

Democrats face bigger problems than Pelosi

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Sherry Russell
Erik Rodriguez
James Pete Sowders
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 15:39. Facebook
"Austerity will drive disabled Americans into nursing homes, deny them attendants that make living in their own home possible, and make it harder for people with disabilities to work (and pay income tax!). Per capita payments will likely cost America more money in the long run with worse results for public health, trapping disabled Americans in unsafe but expensive institutions. Austerity...
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Austerity will drive disabled Americans into nursing homes deny them attendants that

Medicaid works -- let's keep it that way

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Charles Eastman
Noah Dudeyficent Mpofu
Rebecca Hernandez
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 14:08. Facebook
"European leaders might now sense that the Euroskeptic wave has passed its peak and that at least a temporary window of opportunity exists to move forward with a new EU integration agenda."
European leaders might now sense that the Euroskeptic wave has passed its

EU leaders suddenly have a spring in their step

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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 12:17. Facebook
"Of all the problems in the region, it is the almost seven decades-long Arab-Israeli conflict that seems most amenable to US diplomacy. This is because following what is universally referred to as the 'Arab Spring,' major countries of the region have been plunged into instability, uncertainty, and violence that is well beyond Washington's capacity to resolve."
Of all the problems in the region it is the almost seven

Kushner's impossible task in the Middle East is the easy part

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Jean Paul Hekkelman
Bob Lynn Sr.
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 12:11. Facebook
"They're killing a man right in front of me, and all I'm going to do is watch, and on purpose? I know the law of self-defense protects those who kill to rescue others from harm. Doesn't that mean there's a concomitant obligation to defend those in harm's way? I sit there, taking notes instead of taking action."
Theyre killing a man right in front of me and all Im

When I witnessed death by appointment

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Robert K Pavlick
Jim Azukas
Vicki Deatherage
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CNN Opinion
06/22/2017 at 03:23. Facebook
"Democrats are glum. Younger party leaders in Congress are grumbling at Pelosi and their Old Guard leaders. The Bernie Sanders left is all over moderates, charging that Ossoff was too tepid -- a foolish argument, considering the nature of the district.
The results warrant little of this."
Democrats are glum Younger party leaders in Congress are grumbling at Pelosi

Georgia 6th loss isn't the death knell for Democrats

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Brian Olson
Sherry Russell
Shirley Haruf