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
LGBT

Indiana Does Damage Control, Arkansas Takes Harsher RFRA Stance

Luke Malone
CRIME

Kidnappers Demand Apology After Cops Call Their Abduction A Hoax

Shane Dixon Kavanaugh
FACEBOOK

A Look Inside Facebook's New Menlo Park Office

Jonathan Sanger
SAUDI ARABIA

Meet The Poster Boy Of Saudi Arabia's Yemen Strikes

Gilad Shiloach
INTERNET

Google Maps Just Added A Pac-Man Feature

Joshua A. Krisch
INTERNET

Moms Are Furious At This Religious C-Section Meme

Leigh Cuen
LGBT

Empowerment Drives Transgender Day Of Visibility

Leigh Cuen
DRUGS

The Rising Drug That's 50 Times More Powerful Than Heroin

James King