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Scholars debate rogue nation diplomacy

The role of America’s involvement — or lack thereof — with “rogue” countries was the subject of debate Tuesday evening at Ohio State’s Moritz College of Law, where students filled an auditorium to listen to opposing perspectives. The debate, titled “Playing with Fire: The Perils ...

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Advocate discusses gay rights in Israel

Being openly gay in much of the Middle East is illegal and, in several countries, can be life-threatening. Israel’s gay pride parade is the only gay pride parade in the entire Middle East, drawing hundreds of thousands of people each year. The Associated Press named ...

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Pastor speaks solidarity with Israel

Pastor Dumisani Washington, founder of the Institute for Black Solidarity with Israel, spoke to students on campus on Monday about why African Americans should be Israel’s biggest supporters. “Israel, the only democracy in the Middle East, has done more than any other nation to help ...

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Donald Trump set to come to Columbus

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is coming to Columbus on Monday. He is slated to speak at the Greater Columbus Convention Center at 7 p.m., the communications manager of the Convention Center confirmed to The Lantern. Trump’s communication department also confirmed the visit via email. ...

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Students make calls for Kasich

Some Ohio State students are showing support for fellow Buckeye, Ohio Gov. John Kasich, by signing on to call registered Republicans in New Hampshire on behalf of the OSU alumnus. Kasich graduated from OSU in 1974 with a degree in political science, before becoming the ...

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