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April 16, 2014

Contributing Editor The WorldPost, Executive Producer ONE ON ONE SERIES

ONE ON ONE: Niall Ferguson on the Great Degeneration: How Politicians Are Failing Us

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"There's a lot of anger out there, there's a lot of frustration. One minute people are bored and apathetic, the next minute they're in the streets burning cars. We are seeing that already in some European cities, it's really urgent that we change the conversation in such a way that young people start to listen instead of just assuming, 'Ah, this doesn't apply to me, it's all bullshit.'"

Nearly 300 People Missing After South Korean Ferry Sinks

South Korea
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UN Warns Of Catastrophic Situation In Central African Republic

Central African Republic
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Police Break Up Protest Ahead Of Algeria Vote

Algeria
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Nigeria: Most Of Abducted Schoolgirls Freed

Boko Haram
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Egyptian Court Jails More Than 100 Morsi Supporters

Egypt
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Iraq Closes Abu Ghraib Prison, But Not For Long

Abu Ghraib
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NATO Strengthens Military Presence In Response To Russian Threat

Nato
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Israeli Police Enter Holy Site To Stop Palestinian Rioters

Temple Mount Riot
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Thomas Piketty On Why Income Inequality Is Just Getting Started

Thomas Piketty
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Technial Woes Halt Underwater Search For Missing Plane

Malaysia Missing Plane
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Man Charged With Possessing Hoax Device Near Marathon Finish Line

Boston Backpack
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Ha-Joon Chang: Economics Is A Political Argument

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American Science's Systemic Brain Drain: Researchers 'Sort Of Disappear'

Obama Science
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Ebola Virus In Africa Outbreak Is A New Strain

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'Mom, I Love You': Boy Sends Heartbreaking Text From Sinking Ferry

South Korea Ferry
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Journalists Face Jail For Republishing Pulitzer Prize-Winning Story

Thailand Myanmar Rohingya
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Bad News For China's Economy Could Have Global Ripples

China Factory
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Smartphone Industry Promises 'Kill Switch' To Reduce Thefts

Smartphone Theft
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Russian Economy Hit By Ukraine Turmoil

Moscow Red Square
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Jimmy Carter Urges Obama To Reject Keystone XL Pipeline

Jimmy Carter
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Natural Gas Wells Aren't As Green As You Thought

Methane Natural Gas
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FBI Keeps Secret How Massive Facial Recognition Database Will Work

Fbi
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A Brave 13-Year-Old Is Using Facebook To Save Romania's Stray Dogs

Romania Stray Dog
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Mexico Takes Cue From The U.S. In Fight Against Money Laundering

Money Laundering
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BlackBerry's Next Move May Be A Phone That Keeps You Healthy

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Courtesy of Patrick Soon-Shiong

Glass Warfare: How Google's Headgear Problems Went From Bad To Worse

Google Glass
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This Country Might Prioritize The Environment Over Industry In New Law

China Pollution
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The 12 To Receive Foot Washing From Pope Francis On Holy Thursday

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India's Top Court Recognizes Third Gender Category

India Third Gender
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Report: China Emerges As Scientific Power

G20
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The Most Popular Drug?

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China Digital Times

'Taking a Walk' To Protest Chemical Plant In Guangdong

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Posing With Masked Militiamen Is The Big New Thing In Eastern Ukraine

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Daily Meditation: Never Forget What You Can Do

Proud
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This Is The Next Generation Of Global Cities

Kali Besar Timur
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If You Don't Prioritize Your Life, Someone Else Will

Gandhi
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The Art Of Eliminating Your To-Do List

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The Other Hundred

Inside Timor-Leste

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Scott Woodward

Turn Yourself Into A Master Traveler By Following These Steps

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Boston Marathon: Then And Now

Boston Marathon Bombings Then And Now
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Pope Francis Lets Two Kids Hitch A Ride On The Popemobile

Pope Francis
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If You Didn't Catch The 'Blood Moon,' This Is What You Missed

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Signs Of Poisoning Seen In Ancient Mummies

Aresenic Mummy
Ioanna Kakoulli, UCLA

What France Can Teach The Rest Of The World About Living Well

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Time Lapse Video Of The Aurora Borealis Over Iceland Is Insane

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How Wall Street's Life-Ruining Work Habits Hurt All Of Us

Wolf Of Wall Street
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The 5 Biggest Misconceptions About Africa

Africa
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Hauntingly Gorgeous Photos Of Icebergs From Birth Until Death

Iceberg Photography
Simon Harsent

The Wonderfully Wacky Artwork Of Kurt Vonnegut

Vonnegut

LOOK: Did Space Probe Witness Birth Of New Moon?

Saturn Moon
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Haunting Photos Capture A Dark Episode In U.S. History

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12 Reasons To Love New Mexico

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16 Clever Photos That Will Make You Rethink Your Role As A Tourist

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How The Modern Office Shapes American Life

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These Eerie Photos Show A World Heritage Site At The Mercy Of Nature

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