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Members of the Youngs Together activist group with masks of Edward Snowden during a public hearing of Brazil-based Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald, at the Brazilian Senate's foreign relations committee, in Brasilia, on August 6, 2013.

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Members of the Youngs Together activist group with masks of Edward Snowden during a public hearing of Brazil-based Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald, at the Brazilian Senate's foreign relations committee, in Brasilia, on August 6, 2013.

Pope Person of the Year, Snowden Vice Person?

Time magazine’s “Person of the Year” inevitably stirs a robust debate –as that honor has gone to people infamous for evil as well as famous for good. Today’s pick of Pope Francis has stirred a mischievous strain of debate, suggesting...

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President Barack Obama is Time Magazine's Person of the Year.

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President Barack Obama is Time Magazine's Person of the Year.

Obama Time’s `Person of the Year’

President Barack Obama, who won re-election last month and is the “author of a new America,” is Time magazine’s Person of the Year for a second time, the publication said today. The president joins 12 others who have been honored...

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