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Why Smokers Don’t Vote? Mistrust or Marginalisation?

As a latest study by the University of Colorado Cancer Center showed people who smoke are less likely to vote than their non-smoking peers, while many studies earlier attributed it to political mistrust in institutions. “We know from previous research that smokers are an increasingly marginalized population, involved in fewer organizations and activities and with less interpersonal trust than nonsmokers. ...

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Modi Tops Time Readers’ Poll to Win ‘Person of the Year’ Award, What Next?

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was briefly sliding behind Ferguson protestoers, leaped forward in readers’ poll conducted by the TIME magazine and emerged the winner of the Time’s Person of the Year. However, it is not final as the actual Person of the Year, chosen by the magazine’s editors, will be announced on Wednesday in a TV show. But, ...

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