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Is A Coup D'etat Possible In North Korea?
Recent photos of Kim Jong Un show he is overweight and unhealthy. With his health on the line, is "Dear Leader" possibly losing control of the closed-off country?


60% of of writers and pundits say no
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Will Greece Leave The Eurozone?
Will Greece Leave The Eurozone?With Greece unable to make debt repayments, and unwilling to take further austerity measures, economists are concerned Greece will be dropped from the euro. Do you think Greece will default and leave the Eurozone?

86% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Greece Leave The Eurozone?  
Will The G7 Agree To Sanctions For Russia?
Will The G7 Agree To Sanctions For Russia?The G7 is meeting in Germany, trying to determine a way to curb Russian aggression in the Ukraine. Will the powerful group of leaders be successful?

64% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will The G7 Agree To Sanctions For Russia?  
Is Jerusalem The Capital of Israel?
Is Jerusalem The Capital of Israel?SCOTUS recently ruled that a citizen born in Jerusalem could not list Israel as his place of birth. They ruled against him, stating that Jerusalem is NOT the capital of Israel, as it remains contested land. Should the U.S. officially declare Jerusalem the Capital of Israel? 

60% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will The Smoking Ban In Beijing Work?
Will The Smoking Ban In Beijing Work?Beijing, the capital of China, has instituted an indoor smoking ban, along with a ban outdoors near schools and parks. With over 50% of residents smokers, will the cigarette ban work?

86% of writers and pundits say no
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Will The Smoking Ban In Beijing Work?  
Was"Silk Road" Owner's Life Sentence Unfair?
WasRoss Ulbricht, the founder of dark web drug site "Silk Road" was sentenced to life in prison. Was the programmers sentence too harsh?

80% of writers and pundits say yes
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Should The Build Up Of Chinese Military Concern the U.S.?
Should The Build Up Of Chinese Military Concern the U.S.?Beijing has warned the U.S. over surveillance flights gathering information about increased militarization in the South China Sea. Does the U.S. have reason to worry?

70% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Jason Rezaian Be Found Guilty?
Will Jason Rezaian Be Found Guilty?Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian has been jailed in Iran for almost a year, and was tried in a close-door trial. Will the reporter be found guilty of espionage?

100% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will The Influx Of American Tourists Ruin Cuba?
Will The Influx Of American Tourists Ruin Cuba?With improved relations between Cuba and the U.S., more Americans are traveling to the Caribbean country than ever. Will visitors to the once forbidden tropical island change the country forever?

50% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Awareness Of Multiple Deaths in Qatar Force Change?
Will Awareness Of Multiple Deaths in Qatar Force Change?Thus far, over 1200 workers have died in Qatar, working in inhumane conditions while building the 2018 World Cup stadium. Will the recent publicity of these human rights violations force Qatar to change its practices?

80% of writers and pundits say no
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Will The Pope Change Views On Climate?
Will The Pope Change Views On Climate?The Pope is releasing an encyclical stating that climate change is real, and caused by human activity. Will the Pope's strong stance convince climate change deniers? 

69% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Puerto Rico Default?
Will Puerto Rico Default?U.S. Territory Puerto Rico is unable to pay it's debts, and is unable to find a viable solution. Will the Caribbean island default on its debt?

50% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Volkswagen Be Able To Recover From Its Diesel Scandal?
Will Volkswagen Be Able To Recover From Its Diesel Scandal?Volkswagen's CEO resigned amidst his involvement in the diesel emissions scandal. VW has already lost almost $30 billion in market value, with more expected. Will Volkswagen be able to recover?

86% of writers and pundits say no
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Could The Hajj Stampede Have Been Prevented?
Could The Hajj Stampede Have Been Prevented?Over 700 people were killed at the annual Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The annual event welcomes almost three million people, all of whom congregate together. Could the Saudi Arabian government done something to prevent the stampede?

73% of writers and pundits say yes
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Can Russian Intervention Fix The Syria Problem?
Can Russian Intervention Fix The Syria Problem?This week began with Russian war planes bombing Syrian rebels who are fighting against the rule of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Many are cheering Putin's bold move, and many think it is a mistake. Do you think Russian intervention will help advance Assad's rule?

68% of writers and pundits say no
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Will Reopening The American Embassy In Cuba Improve Relations?
Will Reopening The American Embassy In Cuba Improve Relations?The American flag has been risen at the Embassy in Havana, the first time in 54 years. However, Cuban leadership still takes an anti-American position, and the U.S. Congress is still debating several bills relating to Cuban trade and travel. Despite this, do you think Cuban-American relations will improve?

80% of writers and pundits say no
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Should Big Game Hunting Be Allowed?
Should Big Game Hunting Be Allowed?With the uproar over the killing of the beloved Zimbabwe lion Cecil, people are questioning the idea of trophy hunting. Should big game hunting for sport be allowed?

71% of writers and pundits say no
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Will The Iran Deal Hurt US-Israeli Relations?
Will The Iran Deal Hurt US-Israeli Relations?After many months at the negotiating table, a deal between Iran and the U.S. looks imminent. Will the game changing deal hurt America's long-standing relationship with Israel?

85% of writers and pundits say yes
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Is The Release Of $150 Billion Of Iran's Sanctioned Funds A Concern?
Is The Release Of $150 Billion Of Iran's Sanctioned Funds A Concern?With the historical deal announced between Iran and the U.S., many are concerned about the billions of dollars that will be released when sanctions are dropped. Should this influx of cash to the Iranian government be a concern?

50% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Guantanamo Bay Close Before Obama Leaves Office?
Will Guantanamo Bay Close Before Obama Leaves Office?When first campaigning to be president, Barack Obama promised to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay within his first months of his Presidency. However, as his second term winds down, the terrorist jail remains open. Will Obama keep his promise and close Guantanamo?

70% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Ireland Pass Their Gay Marriage Law?
Will Ireland Pass Their Gay Marriage Law?Ireland voters are set to go to the polls to vote on gay marriage. Will the socially conservative country be the first to approve gay marriage country-wide?

100% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will The Death Of A Senior Leader Hurt ISIS?
Will The Death Of A Senior Leader Hurt ISIS?US Special Ops killed Abu Sayyaf, a key leader and commander of ISIS. Will the death of this key leader hurt ISIS's leadership in Syria and Iraq?

60% of writers and pundits say no
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Will Greece Ruin The Eurozone?
Will Greece Ruin The  Eurozone?Greece's new government has taken a firm line over its debts to Europe, recently demanding WWII reparations from Germany. Will this ruin the Eurozone?

56% of writers and pundits say yes
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Does Ed Miliband Have What It Takes To Be UK PM?
Does Ed Miliband Have What It Takes To Be UK PM?According to polls Ed Miliband looks set to win the upcoming UK election. Does he have what it takes?

57% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will The Death Of An American Hostage Effect The U.S. Drone Program?
Will The Death Of An American Hostage Effect The U.S. Drone Program?A drone strike in Pakistan killed two hostages, including American Warren Weinstein. Will this "collateral damage" change our drone program?

77% of writers and pundits say no
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Should Cuba Be Taken Off The List Of Terrorist Sponsors?
Should Cuba Be Taken Off The List Of Terrorist Sponsors?President Obama has said he will act to take Cuba off the list of terrorist sponsoring nations. Should he?

50% of writers and pundits say yes
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Should The International Community Be Doing More To Stop Foreign Fighters From Joining ISIS?
Should The International Community Be Doing More To Stop Foreign Fighters From Joining ISIS?With more foreign recruits joining ISIS all the time should the international community be doing more to stop them?

100% of writers and pundits say yes
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Should The USA Reevaluate Its Policy Towards Israel?
Should The USA Reevaluate Its Policy Towards Israel?In light of recently re-elected Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu's comments should the USA reevaluate its policy towards Israel?

67% of writers and pundits say no
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Should Pilots Be Subject To Full Mental Health Record Checks?
Should Pilots Be Subject To Full Mental Health Record Checks?In light of questions about the mental health of Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot who seems to have deliberately crashed Flight 9525, should pilots be subject to full mental health record checks?

58% of writers and pundits say no
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Is It Time For Closer Ties To Iran?
Is It Time For Closer Ties To Iran?Following the historic nuclear deal is it time for closer ties to Iran?

74% of writers and pundits say no
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Is Mt. Everest Too Dangerous To Climb?
Is Mt. Everest Too Dangerous To Climb?With the recent avalanche that caused 18 deaths and many more injured, is Mt. Everest just too dangerous to climb?

80% of writers and pundits say yes
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Is Keeping Benjamin Netanyahu As Prime Minister Good For Israeli-U.S. Relations?
Is Keeping Benjamin Netanyahu As Prime Minister Good For Israeli-U.S. Relations?Benjamin Netanyahu was able to form a new Israeli government, and will continue as Prime Minister of the Middle Eastern ally. Is this good for U.S.-Israeli relations?

90% of writers and pundits say no
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Is The Drug War In Mexico Finally Improving?
Is The Drug War In Mexico Finally Improving?Mexico has been fighting a serious drug war for years, trying to dismantle and beat the largest drug cartels. Is their war working?

75% of writers and pundits say no
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Should The U.S. Allow Arctic Drilling?
Should The U.S. Allow Arctic Drilling?President Obama gave the go ahead for Shell to start drilling for oil and natural gas in the Arctic. Was this decision a good one?

84% of writers and pundits say no
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Does France Owe Haiti Reparations?
Does France Owe Haiti Reparations?With Francois Hollande's first visit to Port-au-Prince, the argument for reparations stemming from taxes paid after Haiti's independence has returned. Do you think France should pay reparations?

100% of writers and pundits say yes
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Is ISIS A Threat To U.S. Soil?
Is ISIS A Threat To U.S. Soil?With ISIS claiming responsibility for the attack in Garland, Texas, and claiming they have terror cells in 15 U.S. states, should Americans fear an attack on U.S. soil?

100% of writers and pundits say yes
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Is Australia's Decision To Withdraw It's Indonesian Ambassador A Good Thing?
Is Australia's Decision To Withdraw It's Indonesian Ambassador A Good Thing?Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has withdrawn the country's Ambassador to Indonesia, resulting from the execution of two of their citizens, members of the "Bali 9". Was this a smart move?

63% of writers and pundits say yes
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Will Saudi Intervention In Yemen Bring About Peace?
Will Saudi Intervention In Yemen Bring About Peace?Yemen is facing sectarian violence, led by the Houthis and an al-Qaida offshoot. Saudi Arabia has intervened, with a month long bombing campaign. Will the Saudi's help bring about peace in this poverty stricken country?

83% of writers and pundits say no
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Will Ed Miliband Beat David Cameron For U.K. Prime Minister?
Will Ed Miliband Beat David Cameron For U.K. Prime Minister?The election for Prime Minister of the U.K. is this week, and both Miliband and Cameron are neck and neck. Come Friday, will Miliband be the new Prime Minister?

67% of writers and pundits say no
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Will Bibi Netanyahu Election Affect Iran Nuclear Program Negotiations?
Will Bibi Netanyahu Election Affect Iran Nuclear Program Negotiations?Will Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's election affect the negotiations over Iran's nuclear program with the U.S.?

68% of writers and pundits say no
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