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Trump Calls for Unconstitutional Crackdown on Freedom of The American (but not Russian) Press

October 5, 2017

One of the first things that aspiring tyrants do after assuming power is to suppress and/or control the media. That’s a difficult task in a country that has explicitly protected a free press in its Constitution. But that isn’t stopping…

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The Super-Racist Ex-Sheriff Trump Just Pardoned Might Be Running For Senate Soon

August 28, 2017

Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Says He May Seek Senate Seat After Trump Pardon Republican Donald Trump used his first presidential pardon on the highly controversial former Sheriff of Maricopa County Joe Arpaio last week. Not surprisingly, a firestorm of…

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IMPEACH! The Arpaio Pardon Seals Either Trump’s Fate, or America’s

August 28, 2017

In an August 22nd Op-Ed for Bloomberg, Harvard Professor Noah Feldman wrote that an Arpaio pardon by President Trump “would not be an ordinary exercise of the power — it would be an impeachable offense.” Feldman went on to explain…

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Federal Judge Halts Order To Execute 6 Inmates By The End Of This Month (VIDEO)

April 16, 2017

Several inmates in Arkansas were scheduled to be executed by the end of this month, but a federal judge has temporarily put those plans on hold amid concerns that the executions may be unconstitutional and reckless. The state has appealed the order…

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Republicans File Nationwide ‘Heartbeat’ Abortion Ban Bill Late On Friday The 13th

January 13, 2017

Republicans Sneak In Abortion Ban Bill Late On Friday The 13th Late on a Friday evening, especially before a long weekend, is a great time for sneaky maneuvers in Washington, D.C. And Republicans didn’t disappoint. On Friday evening, House Republican…

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Trump More In Debt Than Previously Believed—By Some $1.5 Billion

January 6, 2017

Over the past few months, Donald Trump filed documents with the FEC that reveal the President-elect owes at least $315 million to ten entities. And while some of this debt is personally guaranteed by him, this is a clear conflict…

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The DISTURBING Reason Trump Just Attacked Flag Burning Should Have You Worried

November 29, 2016

There May Be A Method To Trump’s Madness On Flag-Burning President-elect Donald Trump tweeted his intention to stomp on long-established First Amendment rights Tuesday morning. For no apparent reason, the professional Twitter troll who lost the popular vote decisively while…

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Victory For Planned Parenthood — Florida Judge Permanently Blocks Abortion Law

August 20, 2016

Planned Parenthood in Florida received some good news this week after a federal judge permanently blocked an abortion law that would have severed state funding for preventative health services at women’s clinics where abortions are also provided. And a provision in…

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Voter Suppression: You Can Now Be Imprisoned For Collecting Ballots

May 17, 2016

GOP’s Latest Voter Suppression Trick, Banning Ballot Collection, Targets Latinos and the Elderly. Voters lost another battle in Arizona, where the legislature finally passed a law banning the door-to-door collection of mail-in ballots. Ballot collecting, or ballot harvesting as it…

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