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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
FUN

The Secret World of Unsearchable YouTube Videos

Molly Fitzpatrick
SOCIETY

Video Of Teacher Pepper-Sprayed At MLK Rally Stirs Outrage—And A Lawsuit

Shane Dixon Kavanaugh
HACKING

"Unhackable" Smartphone Hacked

Eric Markowitz
ISIS

ISIS Supporters Confused: Is Boko Haram Part Of Us?

Gilad Shiloach
LGBT

Hallmark Jumps On The Same-Sex Ad Bandwagon

Luke Malone
TRAVEL

MH370 Named Accident, Air Asia Facts Emerge

Abigail Tracy
US POLITICS

Hulk Tries To Smash Bibi’s Address to Congress

Oren Dotan
SOCIETY

A Breakdown Of Anita Sarkeesian's Weekly Rape And Death Threats

Luke Malone