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
CELEBRITY

Remember Chunk from "The Goonies"? He's a Lawyer

Molly Fitzpatrick
JUSTICE

Half the Firefighters Battling the California Wildfires Are Prisoners

Gabriel Bell
RUSSIA

Sorry, Aryans: The "Miss Hitler" Pageant Has Been Canceled

Sarah Kaufman
US POLITICS

VOTR App: "Tinder for Politics"

Rebecca Steinberg
IRAQ

al Qaeda's Next Target: American Oil Tankers

Sarah Kaufman
SOCIETY

Sorry I Ran You Over. Now Please Pay Me $2,000

M.L. Nestel
DRUGS

Man Steals Car to Save Mom From Zombie Apocalypse: Cops

Shane Dixon Kavanaugh
CRIME

Man Scams Millions of Dollars Pretending to Be in a Wheelchair

Sarah Kaufman