Versha Sharma

Versha Sharma is a reporter at Vocativ covering beats from US politics to gay rights in Russia. Previously she wrote about the 2012 presidential election for MSNBC's Lean Forward and was an associate publisher at Talking Points Memo.
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GUNS
The Bundy Ranch Standoff Was Scripted
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy made headlines in April when he stood up to what he claimed was an oppressive federal government. Bundy, a 60-something rancher,
Posted: 07/14/14 16:17 EDT
FUN
The Top 5 New Harry Potter Fanfic Subplots
It has been seven years since Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows—the seventh and final HP book—was published, but author and general goddess J.K. Rowling
Posted: 07/09/14 14:13 EDT
UKRAINE
Mike Tyson Weighs In On Ukraine
Vladimir Putin may have Steven Seagal on his side, but the good people of Ukraine now have Mike "Face Tattoo" Tyson. The retired boxer was
Posted: 07/08/14 14:05 EDT
UKRAINE
The Great Wall of Ukraine?
The Great Wall of China. The Berlin Wall. The Green Line wall between Israel and the West Bank. Could a 1,200-mile-long wall of steel between Ukraine and
Posted: 06/17/14 09:07 EDT
IRAQ
Terrorists Seize U.S. Weapons in Iraq
Foreign policy observers are calling it Iraq War III: Radical Sunni insurgents fighting under the umbrella of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
Posted: 06/16/14 09:23 EDT
TURKEY

Is This the Most Dangerous Tattoo in the World?

Elcin Poyrazlar
SOCIETY

The Dumbest "Ice Bucket Challenge" Alternatives

Vocativ Staff
UKRAINE

Ukraine's Cheap, Deadly DIY Drone Army

Dusan Sekulovic
UKRAINE

Ukraine Rises Against Russian Invasion

Sarah Kaufman
SYRIA

ISIS Launches Brutal New Propaganda War Using Hostage Journalist

Markham Nolan
HEALTH

Junk Food Fight: Students Tee Off on Michelle Obama on Social Media

M.L. Nestel
SYRIA

Terror From Above: ISIS is Now Using Drones on the Battlefield

Tomer Michelzon
CRIME

For Thieves, Legos are Like Uncut Diamonds: Untraceable & Invaluable

Shane Dixon Kavanaugh