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Watch What Happens When A Ron Paul Loving Libertarian Turns Into A Liberal

Being a liberal is so much better.

Combined, Almost Half Of The Things Said By 2016 GOP Contenders Are Lies

Combined, Almost Half Of The Things Said By 2016 GOP Contenders Are Lies

Of the 286 statements fact checked from the nine GOP contenders, 139 (or 49%) were false. Yet they accuse President Obama and Hillary Clinton of being liars.

‘You’re Going To Hell’ — Pastor Uses High School Graduation Event To Scold Gay Students (VIDEO)

‘You’re Going To Hell’ — Pastor Uses High School Graduation Event To Scold Gay Students (VIDEO)

This guy is a bully. Plain and simple.

by Sarah· · Current Issues, News
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Ben Shapiro Hatefully Tweets About Caitlyn Jenner, Says Liberals Are ‘Part Of The Problem’ (TWEETS)

Caitlyn Jenner graced the cover of Vanity Fair and conservative Ben Shapiro thinks he has all the answers about being transgender. He doesn’t.

by Elizabeth· · Current Issues, News
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Anti-Racism Educator And Activist Tim Wise Launches #WhiteLiesMatter Campaign (EMBEDS)

“The series will debunk, with links embedded, various right-wing racist claims about people of color.”

by Dylan Hock· · Current Issues, News
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Parents Flip After Private School’s Sex Ed. Field Trip To Smitten Kitten Adult Novelty Store

“What I saw happening on our trip, I thought it was beautiful because kids could talk to these sex educators without any shame, without any fear.”

by Dylan Hock· · Current Issues, News
Conservative Reaction To #CallMeCaitlyn Should Make Caitlyn Jenner Leave The GOP (TWEETS)

Conservative Reaction To #CallMeCaitlyn Should Make Caitlyn Jenner Leave The GOP (TWEETS)

It’s time for Caitlyn Jenner to stop voting for people who wish to criminalize her very existence.

by Shannon Barber· · Current Issues, News
‘Run Warren Run’ Finally Concedes That Elizabeth Warren Will Not Be Running For President

‘Run Warren Run’ Finally Concedes That Elizabeth Warren Will Not Be Running For President

Now they can focus their grassroots organizing on another candidate who is actually running.

Judge Orders Woman To Be Pepper Sprayed In The Face In Court (VIDEO)

Judge Orders Woman To Be Pepper Sprayed In The Face In Court (VIDEO)

Renegade Judge Michael Cicconetti has struck again…

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
Bigots Cheer Inferno At Muslim Day Care Center, Muslim Community Responds With Epic Roast (VIDEO)

Bigots Cheer Inferno At Muslim Day Care Center, Muslim Community Responds With Epic Roast (VIDEO)

This is a master class in how to laugh in the face of bigotry.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
Nevada Jury Refuses To Send Injured Man To Prison For Using Medicinal Pot

Nevada Jury Refuses To Send Injured Man To Prison For Using Medicinal Pot

A jury in Nevada has refused to send an injured man to prison for growing his own medicinal marijuana. This is a good example of how we can, as jurors, help stop the “Drug War.”

by T. Steelman· · Current Issues, News
Through Proclamation, President Obama Declares June LGBT Pride Month

Through Proclamation, President Obama Declares June LGBT Pride Month

President Obama’s dedication to advancing LGBT rights should make us all proud.

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THANKS, Religious Freedom Restoration Act: IRS Legitimizes First Church Of Cannabis In Indiana

“If someone is smoking in our church, God bless them. This is a church to show a proper way of life, a loving way to live life. We are called ‘cannateaerians.’”

by Dylan Hock· · Current Issues, News
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Don’t Let The Name Fool You, The ‘10 Cracka Commandments’ Are Spot On

Those caught up in the term “cracka” so much that they cannot absorb the information that follows in the commandments still just don’t get it.

by Dylan Hock· · Current Issues, News
When 250 Anti-Muslim Protesters Turned Up With Guns, This Phoenix Mosque Invited Them In For Evening Prayers (VIDEO)

When 250 Anti-Muslim Protesters Turned Up With Guns, This Phoenix Mosque Invited Them In For Evening Prayers (VIDEO)

There have been many reports about the armed, anti-Muslim protests in Phoenix, Arizona. But almost none of them have focused on the brave actions of this mosque.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
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Gun Rights Crowd LIVID Over Obama, Justice Dept.’s Latest Attempt At ‘Gun Grab’

Obama and the Justice Department are getting ready to issue new gun regulations, prompting a new wave of fear and paranoia from the gun nuts.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News
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N.J. Police Gun Down Black Man In Crowded Library With Children For ‘Menace’

Is there no place citizens are safe from the police?

by Dylan Hock· · Current Issues, News
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Florida Middle School Cop Body Slams Student — Charged With Child Abuse (VIDEO)

This police officer was recruited by a department that put out a recruitment video akin to a “Call of Duty” commercial. How can we possibly be surprised by these abuses when part of the perks package is exciting, justifiable violence?

by Elizabeth· · Current Issues, News
Great News: New DEA Chief To Usher In More Relaxed Approach To Pot

Great News: New DEA Chief To Usher In More Relaxed Approach To Pot

A HUGE step in the right direction. Hopefully this DEA Chief will usher in real reform.

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14-Year-Old Fatally Shot In The Bronx — Ex-NYPD Officers Call Him A ‘Piece Of Sh*t Thug’ (SCREENSHOTS)

They are former NYPD officers. The opinions they expressed about the murder of a 14-year-old child are truly disgusting.

by Elizabeth· · Current Issues, News