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The Future of Foreign Policy in the Middle East

By Ciera Echols The role that America should play in the future of the Middle East must be meticulously calculated. America must not become heavily entangled in the future affairs of the Middle East. Although we must still stand by our Middle Eastern Allies, we must now work on reducing our involvement in the Middle… Continue reading The Future of Foreign Policy in the Middle East

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The State of Women in Politics: At Duke, in North Carolina’s Single-Gender General Assembly, and in Western Culture

At all levels, 2011 has been a fascinating year for women in politics; steps forward have been countered by steps backward.  The national news is tuning into the big problems our state faces: Jezebel today ran an article called “Republicans in North Carolina want to resegregate our state and kick women out office” Where are we now,… Continue reading The State of Women in Politics: At Duke, in North Carolina’s Single-Gender General Assembly, and in Western Culture