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CHARLOTTE, NC - JULY 25:  Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets supporters during a Democratic Party organizing event on July 25, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina. On the first day of the Democratic National Convention, Clinton is campaigning in North Carolina.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hillary Clinton Is Officially The Democratic Nominee For President Of The United States

History has been made!

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 03:  Former Vice President Al Gore, chairman of Generation Investment Management and chairman of The Climate Reality Project, participates in a panel discussion at the New York Times 2015 DealBook Conference at the Whitney Museum of American Art on November 3, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for New York Times)

Al Gore Silences Critics, Gives Full-Throated Endorsement Of Clinton

Finally!

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
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CNN’s Resident Racist Just Told Us How He Thinks Obama Should Solve Violence In America (VIDEO)

THIS is the reason this guy needs to be permanently removed from CNN.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News
MANCHESTER, NH - DECEMBER 19:  U.S. Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL 23rd District) and chair of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) speaks to a reporter before the democratic debate on December 19, 2015 in Manchester, New Hampshire. The DNC has been criticized for the timing of democratic debates during the 2016 presidential race.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Debbie Wasserman Schultz Booed Off Stage At Philly Breakfast

This was awkward.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 21:  Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) questions U.S. Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen during Yellen's testimony before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee June 21, 2016 in Washington, DC. The committee heard testimony from Yellen on "The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress."  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Elizabeth Warren Calls Trump A ‘Two-Bit Dictator,’ Slams His RNC Speech

Elizabeth Warren summed up what everyone is thinking.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
<> on July 21, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Trump Delegate Kicked Out Of RNC After Hoping ‘Brave Snipers’ Would Shoot ‘N*****s’

Racism is rampant in this party, and it’s all thanks (in part) to Donald J. Trump

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
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This Cop Sees Black Lives Matter In A Way That Will Make Conservatives’ Blood Boil

We really need a lot more of this.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News
CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 20: A Florida delegate holds up a sign that reads "Lock Her Up!" prior to the start of the third day of the Republican National Convention on July 20, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicked off on July 18. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

The RNC Has Made Itself The De Facto Judge And Jury Of America

In the eyes of the Republicans, the court of public opinion is mightier than the courts that uphold the rule of law.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 19: A man with his son walk past voting booths at Public School 22 on April 19, 2016 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Voters are going to the polls in New York for the presidential primary election. (Photo by Stephanie Keith/Getty Images)

Federal Court Strikes Down Racist Texas Voter ID Law

A HUGE victory for voting rights!

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
These Two Pictures Tell You Everything You Need To Know About The Difference Between Republicans And Democrats (IMAGES)

These Two Pictures Tell You Everything You Need To Know About The Difference Between Republicans And Democrats (IMAGES)

Can you spot the glaring differences?

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 18:  on the first day of the Republican National Convention on July 18, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicks off on July 18. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

The RNC’s First Night Proves Republicans Are Dividing America, Not President Obama

In only seven hours, the Republicans successfully demonized anyone (multiple times) who wasn’t a white, male, Christian conservative. It must be a new record.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 18:  Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump introduces his wife Melania on the first day of the Republican National Convention on July 18, 2016 at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Cleveland, including hundreds of protesters and members of the media. The four-day Republican National Convention kicks off on July 18.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Queen Declares RNC’s Use Of Their Music Was Unauthorized

Queen should sue the RNC!

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 15:  Roger Ailes, Chairman & CEO, FOX News & FOX Business attends the 2012 Ailes Apprentice Class graduation ceremony at FOX Studios on November 15, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)

Roger Ailes To Be Removed As CEO Of Fox News

Bye, bye.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - JULY 6: Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speaks at a rally on the boardwalk on July 6, 2016 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Clinton addressed presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's business record. (Photo by Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Clinton Promises Plan To Overturn Citizens United In First 30 Days

Can anyone see Donald Trump supporting this?

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PORTSMOUTH, NH - JULY 12: Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders prepare to take the stage at Portsmouth High School July 12, 2016 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Sanders endorsed Clinton for president of the United States. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Heading Into The Convention, Clinton Maintains Comfortable Lead

Clinton is in a good position. But Democrats should not get cocky or complacent.

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Report: Donald Trump Tried To Back Out Of Pence Announcement

Report: Donald Trump Tried To Back Out Of Pence Announcement

Turns out Trump isn’t a big fan of Pence.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 14:  Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during the 2016 National Convention and Exposition of The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) July 14, 2016 in Washington, DC. Hillary Clinton continued to campaign for the general election in November.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

New Poll Shows Clinton Crushing Trump In Key Swing States

It’s still four months until election day. A lot can happen and will happen.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
RALEIGH, NC - JULY 5:  Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts  on July 5, 2016 in Raleigh, North Carolina. Earlier in the day Hillary Clinton campaigned in Charlotte, North Carolina with President Barack Obama. (Photo by Sara D. Davis/Getty Images)

This Is Who Will Be Speaking At The RNC – And It’s A Total Joke

They picked the worst of the worst.

by Ryan Denson· · Current Issues, News
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Bill O’Reilly Says Our Economy Will IMPLODE If We Don’t Keep Pushing Poverty

It’s a typical right-wing talking point, but O’Reilly took it to an extreme this time.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News
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Trump U. EXPLICITLY Taught Students To Exploit Our Most Vulnerable People In Worst Way Imaginable

This is probably the most despicable part of Trump University yet.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News