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Joe Arpaio’s Infamous Tent City To Be Taken Down As Former Sheriff Faces Criminal Charges (VIDEO)

April 5, 2017

The hot, dusty, and overcrowded Tent City jail created by former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio will soon be coming down, said his successor, Sheriff Paul Penzone, at a press conference Tuesday. Some hope Arpaio will become little more than…

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Trump’s America: White Supremacist Sword Killer Went to New York to Kill Black People

March 23, 2017

White Supremacy Hits The Big Apple With Tragic Results James Harris Jackson, who is white, told New York police he was on a mission to kill black men when he allegedly stabbed Timothy Caughman to death, The Village Voice reports. Taking…

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As He Tries To Weasel Out Of It, Trump Told He Can’t Escape ‘Biggest Protest In British History’

February 14, 2017

President Donald Trump’s administration is rescheduling his trip to the United Kingdom in the hopes of avoiding what may well be the biggest protest in British history, The Independent reports.  Thousands — and possibly millions will protest His visit will…

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Trump Sycophant Mayor Urged To Resign Over Uber-Racist ‘Barry, This Rope Is For You’ Posts (VIDEO)

September 30, 2016

Here’s the thing about being a racist Donald Trump supporter on the social media: You post something on Facebook or Twitter, and a ton of people read it. And they may or may not like what you post. Racist mayor…

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‘We Shouldn’t Have Tears’ 9 Year Old BLM Protester’s Testimony Goes Viral (VIDEO)

September 29, 2016

When this young Black Lives Matter protester testified about police brutality at a City Council meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, she probably didn’t know her testimony would go viral. But fortunately it did. This nine-year-old protester spoke volumes Young Zianna…

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GOPer Blocks Precinct Chair From Office For Being Muslim (VIDEO)

May 23, 2016

Houston City Council staff member and Republican precinct chair Trebor Gordon is rightfully taking a firestorm of criticism for moving to block the appointment of a precinct chair simply because the nominated citizen is Muslim. Gordon said Syed Ali should…

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Transphobic Town: Use Birth Gender Bathrooms Or Do Six Months In Jail

April 28, 2016

Oxford, Alabama’s city council couldn’t do with simply joining the Target boycott in response to the retail giant issuing a “restatement of policy” regarding transgender customers and their use of bathroom facilities; the small town of little more than 21,000…

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Gerrymandered Vote-Rigging FAIL: Sneaky Tax Increase Rides On One College Student (VIDEO)

September 1, 2015

Oops! A gang of business cronies tried to ram a sales tax through, after redrawing district lines to remove residential voters from their district. Alas, didn’t know about Jen Henderson. Caitlin Campbell from the Columbia Tribune reports a group of local business…

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Washington, D.C.: Don’t Bogart That Legalization, My Friend

February 25, 2015

At 12:01 AM, Thursday, marijuana becomes legal in the nation’s capital. Residents will be allowed to own three plants and possess up to 2 ounces of pot for use at home. Buying and selling, as well as using marijuana in…

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