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Topic - Current Events


Many current events topics lack a comment area. Some news outlets that allow comments, such as ABCNEWS.com, have been known to commonly moderate comments with a clear intent to oppose or support specific viewpoints...

iDrafted is a free speech forum which encourages all viewpoints within the bounds of the law.

Current events topics can be organized to reference multiple sources and follow developing stories while maintaining a stable discussion.

Our discussion platform is still being refined for a wide range of purposes. Feel free to offer suggestions on improving Current Events discussions as well as other specialty discussions such as productive/developmental crowdsourcing, work/school projects, et cetera.




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Posted by: iDrafted on 08-12-2015

We plan to add a featured Current Event topic to the main navigation links soon.

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Posted by: iDrafted on 10-21-2015

The current Presidential election cycle is also a great source for Current Event topics...

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Posted by: iDrafted on 08-10-2015

The one year anniversary of Ferguson, #blacklivesmatter, #alllivesmatter, #policelivesmatter, #supportpolice, et cetera are good examples of current events/topics that need more productive discussion.

Many current discussion boards on those topics simply contain dozens of repetitions of [effectively] the same conversation; usually ending in passionate and/or personal attacks rather than evolution of understanding or advancement of realistic reforms.

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Posted by: iDrafted on 09-05-2015

Providing relevant keywords is very important with Current Events discussions as users need to be able to find the topic from the website or major search engines before the subject grows stale.

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