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July 9, 2013 -- Updated 1900 GMT (0300 HKT)
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December 11, 2013 -- Updated 1302 GMT (2102 HKT)
Eric Liu says the typical gun debate pitting "gun rights" against "gun control" makes no sense.
December 11, 2013 -- Updated 0138 GMT (0938 HKT)
Paul Begala says Obama's handshake with the Cuban leader sends out a ripple of hope from the right side of history
December 11, 2013 -- Updated 1452 GMT (2252 HKT)
Peggy Drexler says Miley Cyrus makes such an impact on our culture Time magazine nominated her for Person of the Year. The problem is, her endorsement of drugs could have a bad impact on her fans
December 11, 2013 -- Updated 1253 GMT (2053 HKT)
Nelson Mandela managed one more victory in death: subjecting a Who's Who of the world's dictators to a memorial service that overflowed with praise for democracy, freedom and equality, writes Frida Ghitis
December 11, 2013 -- Updated 2343 GMT (0743 HKT)
Hannah Hetzer says Uruguay took a bold and smart step and became the first nation to make recreational marijuana legal for adults. Other nations should take heed
December 11, 2013 -- Updated 1543 GMT (2343 HKT)
Martin Edlund says billions in American aid, new technology and a worldwide effort have combined to make strong progress against the killer disease
December 11, 2013 -- Updated 1806 GMT (0206 HKT)
Robert Mark says the Asiana Airlines plane crash indicates excessive reliance on technology can be a problem
December 10, 2013 -- Updated 1438 GMT (2238 HKT)
Danny Cevallos says a nonprofit animal rights group has made at least a plausible case that chimpanzees qualify for being considered people by the courts.
December 10, 2013 -- Updated 1450 GMT (2250 HKT)
Casey Oppenheim says that as leading tech companies call on President Obama to reform surveillance practices, Americans worry they've lost control of their personal data. There are tools that can help us regain some control, but it's an uphill battle
December 10, 2013 -- Updated 1425 GMT (2225 HKT)
Frida Ghitis says when North Korean leader Kim Jong Un purged his uncle from power and memory, he used a ruthless tactic perfected by Saddam Hussein.
December 10, 2013 -- Updated 0621 GMT (1421 HKT)
Ira Helfand says the some 17,000 nuclear warheads that exist today are an existential threat that is ignored, even though a limited nuclear war would be devastating, unleashing a global famine and chaos
December 9, 2013 -- Updated 1237 GMT (2037 HKT)
Julian Zelizer says politicians in both parties have largely been bystanders as their constituents have seen middle class lifestyles fall apart
December 9, 2013 -- Updated 1239 GMT (2039 HKT)
Gregory Ruhnke says sharing exam questions is a dangerous practice that fosters behavior which can harm doctors and the public.
December 9, 2013 -- Updated 1559 GMT (2359 HKT)
Pepper Schwartz says boomers keep making life up as they go along and put fulfillment and happiness, even in later life, ahead of the need to stay married. Will younger generations follow suit?
December 9, 2013 -- Updated 1947 GMT (0347 HKT)
David Frum says it's no time to be celebrating an economic rebound despite last week's GDP and jobs news
December 8, 2013 -- Updated 1329 GMT (2129 HKT)
Attention, holiday shoppers: Put away your wallets and credit cards. The best gifts are free, writes Bob Greene
December 7, 2013 -- Updated 1836 GMT (0236 HKT)
Joshua Stanton and Sung Yoon Lee say the world must deny the Kim regime access to the global financial system until it closes the brutal prisons that have held hundreds of thousands of innocent people
December 7, 2013 -- Updated 0038 GMT (0838 HKT)
David Rothkopf says the death of Mandela reminds us of the stunning changes that swept the world in the time of his triumph
December 6, 2013 -- Updated 1856 GMT (0256 HKT)
Frida Ghitis says conservatives should take note: Rising inequality is the proven enemy of stability.
December 8, 2013 -- Updated 1347 GMT (2147 HKT)
Roxanne Jones recalls visiting South Africa in the days apartheid was beginning to unravel
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