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210 Why are so many Americans against Obamacare? 2017-05-05T09:06:36.207

177 Why doesn’t the IRS just send me a bill for the taxes I owe based on the info they already have? 2018-04-09T01:02:25.590

160 Why is communism considered as evil (like fascism and nazism) in the United States? 2017-11-15T16:14:06.727

138 Has there ever been a documented instance of the problem that net neutrality purports to solve? 2017-11-22T14:57:18.220

135 Why is President Trump making such a big deal about fake news, and specifically targeting reputable organizations like The New York Times and CNN? 2017-02-26T01:36:04.987

124 Why is the Trump Administration often labeled as anti-science? 2017-04-23T16:50:12.640

120 Why were pre-election polls and forecast models inconsistent with the election of Donald Trump? 2016-11-09T10:32:55.367

113 Why is populism seen as being negative or bad? 2017-02-08T06:41:07.393

113 Why couldn't Republicans who voted to repeal Obamacare so many times under Obama do it under a Republican president? 2017-03-24T21:02:43.900

113 Why do European cities have so many homeless and beggars despite its high-tax welfare system? 2018-09-12T14:43:45.347

108 Why does religion get a special treatment in anti-discrimination laws? 2018-09-04T15:41:45.683

106 Why does the pardon of Arpaio show contempt for the rule of law? 2017-08-28T23:49:03.227

103 Why does there seem to be a lack of conservative comedy and comedy-news compared to liberal? 2018-08-15T16:01:57.980

101 Why is the climate change debate so often framed in terms of whether or not it's due to human activity? 2017-11-02T14:42:35.180

99 Why are states purportedly performing assassinations with chemical and radioactive weapons? 2018-03-13T01:19:00.757

96 What is the capitalist answer to automation? 2017-04-19T15:21:22.427

96 Why is Greece's debt considered a problem but not US debt, which is much larger? 2017-06-19T10:54:01.000

90 Why is there no effective anti-gun lobby in the United States? 2017-11-08T16:30:31.123

89 Is there a way to block an elected President from entering office? 2016-11-09T17:41:08.390

89 Is President Trump right that there was violence on "both sides" in Charlottesville? 2017-08-15T23:37:37.613

88 Why does ISIS continue to do things to make their "enemy" even more determined to go after them? 2017-05-23T14:09:46.753

88 Why do some people take issue with kneeling during the anthem in US? 2017-09-26T15:37:23.223

88 Why allow convicted criminals to vote? 2018-07-20T16:23:01.937

87 Why is Globalisation so disdained? 2018-05-15T11:51:12.573

86 Do politicians use bug trackers or version control etc.? 2017-08-05T15:08:50.590

86 Could Ecuador get Julian Assange out of the UK by giving him some mail to deliver? 2018-01-15T16:18:37.213

85 What does it actually mean for the Republicans to have lost the House of Representatives? 2018-11-07T13:13:54.897

85 What are the main reasons for why negotiating a proper Brexit deal has been so hard? 2018-11-25T12:02:39.010

84 What are the benefits for the US in declaring Jerusalem as Israel's capital? 2017-12-06T19:16:49.643

84 Why is the British government so determined to arrest Julian Assange? 2018-03-07T15:55:49.113

83 What can an independent election observer in Russia do if they notice irregularities? 2018-03-19T07:56:19.003

83 What is the capitalist answer to rail passenger transportation being non financially profitable? 2018-09-26T08:33:34.147

82 How can I respond to Whataboutism? 2017-02-28T16:54:42.907

82 How does Donald Trump Jr. benefit from releasing the e-mails he released? 2017-07-12T07:23:52.743

82 Is there any record of Trickle Down Economics improving the economy? 2017-12-05T23:35:43.873

79 How much influence has Donald Trump had on current efforts to improve relations with North Korea? 2018-04-27T08:21:29.567

79 Why is Elizabeth Warren's Native American ancestry a political issue? 2018-10-16T02:28:58.133

78 Why is Trump winning, when I know so few people who admit to voting for him? 2016-03-01T02:55:11.723

77 Why do Indian reservations still exist in North America? 2018-06-14T02:40:53.317

76 What ethical (if any) or economical arguments are offered in defense of the inheritance tax? 2018-04-11T14:25:02.790

75 What is meant by the "left" and the "right"? 2012-12-04T22:08:50.417

75 You have the right to remain silent, but why? 2017-08-24T06:03:53.190

74 What specifically did Michael Flynn do wrong? 2017-02-14T13:36:17.157

74 Why would Madrid be so insistent on preventing the Catalonian independence referendum? 2017-10-01T13:02:03.297

73 What are Trump's incentives for withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement? 2017-05-31T14:12:09.900

73 How does North Korea prevent their ambassadors/diplomats living abroad from defecting? 2017-08-17T14:42:27.507

73 Why is the debate on the composition of the U.S. Supreme Court so politicised? 2018-10-06T20:05:49.457

72 Why don't poor people vote in the United States? 2017-05-28T12:55:33.120

72 Is the proposal to create a US Space Force being taken seriously? 2018-08-13T08:15:15.363

70 Could the UK re-join EU after leaving? 2016-06-24T18:05:38.440

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