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Safety vs. Security

Apple rejects order to unlock terrorist’s phone Before dying in a shootout with police, Syed Farook and his wife killed 14 people in San Bernardino, Calif. in December. The Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating the terror attack, but cannot access the information on Farook’s iPhone due to encryption. A […]

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New justice needed

President Obama should select justice Associate Justice Antonin Scalia of the U.S. Supreme Court died on Feb. 13, immediately sparking a political debate between Democrats and Republicans. Right away, presidential hopefuls such as Sen. Ted Cruz vocalized their opposition to President Obama nominating Scalia’s replacement on the bench. On Twitter, […]

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Support sanctions on North Korea

Punish human rights violations The United States Senate unanimously passed a bill on Feb 10. that enforces sanctions against North Korea. The bill was passed in response to North Korea’s hydrogen bomb test on Jan. 6, their satellite launch on Feb. 7 and their ongoing human rights violations. This is […]

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Limit spending on elections

Encourage best candidates not richest Hillary Clinton raised $163.5 for her election campaign, according to The New York Times, and she has spent $77.6 million so far. Many other candidates have also raised more than $50 million for their election campaigns. We The Threefold Advocate believe money needs to be […]

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Support religious liberty for all

Every religion deserves freedom A recent study by the Associated Press and the National Opinion Research Center for Public Affairs Research revealed that 82 percent of Americans support religious liberty for  Christians. However, only 62 percent support religious liberty for Muslims. The religious rights of Jewish and Mormon people are […]

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Vote in the primaries

Candidates neck and neck after Iowa Ted Cruz (R) and Hillary Clinton (D) have been declared the winners of the 2016 Iowa Caucus as of Monday. The legislative meeting determined that Cruz and Clinton will receive the majority of delegates elected to the county convention, which then elects delegates for […]

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Support citizens of Flint

Advocate and provide resources for the community The city of Flint, Mich. is in crisis over its unsafe water supply. “The city’s water supply is contaminated with toxic levels of lead, and residents are unable to drink the water that comes through their taps,” according to CNN. The governor recently […]

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Pay attention to both sides

Work to improve the criminal justice system The Netflix series “Making a Murderer” has led to questioning the American legal system. Steven Avery did not appear to get a fair trial in the documentary and this needs to be discussed. The documentary has also come under fire. Several people are […]

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Gun violence demands action

Support stricter regulation on firearms By this point, everyone is somewhat familiar with the debate surrounding gun control in the U.S. After numerous mass shootings, emotions and tensions are running high. President Obama issued an executive order this month to help reduce gun violence and increase public safety. There are […]

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Trust your employees

Apple should stop checking employees’ belongings Apple employees recently lost a suit against Apple Inc. The courts determined employees who work in brick and mortar retail stores are subject to bag checks whenever they clock out. This means that every time an employee leaves, including for meal breaks, they have […]