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
Posted: 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,
07/14/14 16:17 EDT
FUN
The Top 5 New Harry Potter Fanfic Subplots
Posted: 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
07/09/14 14:13 EDT
UKRAINE
Mike Tyson Weighs In On Ukraine
Posted: 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
07/08/14 14:05 EDT
UKRAINE
The Great Wall of Ukraine?
Posted: 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
06/17/14 09:07 EDT
IRAQ
Terrorists Seize U.S. Weapons in Iraq
Posted: 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)
06/16/14 09:23 EDT
SUDAN

Inside the U.N.'s 850-Calorie "Diet" for Refugees

Mythili Sampathkumar
ISRAEL

Meet the Man Who Invented Israel's Iron Dome

Ralph Avellino
HEALTH

Ancient Ritual Leaves Babies Infected With Herpes

Luke Malone
SCIENCE

There's a Reason Why Learning That Second Language Is So Hard

Emily Levy
PHOTOS

Inside Gaza's Smuggling Tunnels

Vocativ Staff
CRIME

Feral Fugitive Emerges From Woods Wearing Loincloth, Crown of Twigs

Shane Dixon Kavanaugh
TURKEY

Inside Turkey’s Yoga Sex Scandal

Elcin Poyrazlar
SOCIETY

This Gadget Texts You if There Are Date-Rape Drugs in Your Drink

Elizabeth Kulze