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Despite widespread skepticism towards military involvement elsewhere, the American public backs a limited military mission in Nigeria to assist in the rescue of the kidnapped schoolgirls It has been over a month since nearly 300 female high school students were kidnapped by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram in Chibok. ...
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Americans oppose French economist Thomas Piketty's proposal for dramatically higher income taxes on the wealthy French economist Thomas Piketty recently released a book, Capital in the 21st Century, examining inequality in modern economies, arguing that inequality is primarily caused by the wealthy receiving returns on their wealth that exceed the ...
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Americans, and especially Republicans, are highly distrustful of government statistics, saying that officials often underestimate how serious certain problems are One of the struggles any government faces is in getting its citizens to agree on what the facts are. Significant portions of the American public reject the existence of climate ...
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Things are looking up for Obama as his approval rate improves, but few Americans trust official unemployment statistics President Barack Obama has had a hard time finding any good news from public opinion polls in the last year – ever since his 2012 re-election.  Since then his approval ratings have ...
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