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‘They Are Afraid Of Women’ – Malala Makes Stunning U.N. Speech On 16th Birthday (VIDEO)

'Extremists showed what they fear most: a girl with a book.' - U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon about Malala Yousafzai. Image a screenshot  @ Slate

‘Extremists showed what they fear most: a girl with a book.’ – U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon about Malala Yousafzai

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Zimmerman Walks Free As GOP Continues Plan To Replace Cops With Vigilantes (VIDEO)

Zimmerman Walks Free As GOP Continues Plan To Replace Cops With Vigilantes (VIDEO)

The Zimmerman case peers into a darker aspect of the American psyche – the embrace of the vigilante and the rejection of law and order.

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Conspiracy Alert: Right-Wing Falsely Claiming Obama Seeking Federal Prosecution of Zimmerman

The only facts of the Zimmerman verdict we know at the moment is that it's easier to kill an unarmed teenager in America than it is to regulate a bank. Image @ People

The only facts of the Zimmerman verdict we know at the moment is that it’s easier to kill an unarmed teenager in America than it is to regulate a bank.

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NOT GUILTY: After 16 Hours And 20 Minutes, George Zimmerman Is Acquitted In A Stunning Verdict

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As Zimmerman stood impassively waiting for the words to be read, the suspense was palpable. As ‘not guilty’ was read, stunned was the only word that applied.

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Greek LGBT Bigots Endanger Tourism

From Cityportal.gr

When I heard about this I thought it must be a sick “April Fool”. I have checked it out, and Greece has widespread persecution of the LGBT community.

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Tea Partiers To Address Rally Organized By Group With Racist Ties

Tea Partiers To Address Rally Organized By Group With Racist Ties

Republicans have sought ways to drive a wedge between the black and Latino communities for several years now using astroturf groups for such efforts.

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Women Lose Reproductive Freedom In Texas As Republicans Force Final Passage Of Abortion Bill

Thanks to www.thefrisky.com

Republicans in Texas have successfully forced final passage of one of the most draconian pieces of anti-abortion legislation in America late Friday night around midnight, all but wiping out a woman’s right to choose throughout the Lone Star State. According to the Texas Tribune, “The measure restricting abortions in Texas […]

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House Democrat And Former Teacher Mark Takano Grades GOP Letter To John Boehner, Hilarity Ensues (IMAGE)

House Democrat And Former Teacher Mark Takano Grades GOP Letter To John Boehner, Hilarity Ensues (IMAGE)

As it turns out, House Republicans, like many Tea Party supporters with error riddled signs, would totally fail high school English.

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Six Women Now To Decide Zimmerman’s Fate

Six Women Now To Decide Zimmerman’s Fate

George Zimmerman now has his fate in the hands of six women. We will know soon enough what their decision is.

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‘Ho Lee Fuk’ And ‘Wi Tu Lo’ Listed As Asiana Pilots’ Names On Live TV News (VIDEO)

'Ask your Asian friends if they think it's funny.' Response on social media from an Asian-American to the fake names read on-air for the Asiana pilots. Screenshot.

‘Ask your Asian friends if they think it’s funny.’ Response on social media from an Asian-American to the fake names read on-air for the Asiana pilots.

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Study Shows Fracking Leads To An Increase In Earthquakes

This study is the first to link remote earthquakes and increased seismic activity in areas with increased fluid pressure due to human activity... fracking. Image @ Ecopedia

This study is the first to link remote earthquakes and increased seismic activity in areas with increased fluid pressure due to human activity… fracking.

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Here Are 8 Stupid Lies Fox News Keeps Telling About Food Stamps (VIDEO)

Slightly altered image from the delightful "Grumpy Man's Guide To Losing Weight & Keeping It Off" blog.

Who needs food stamps when you can go dumpster diving? Plus, you’re too fat and need to go on a diet anyway.

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Walmart Asked Employees To Share Their ‘Positive’ Experiences…This Is What They Got (IMAGE)

Walmart Asked Employees To Share Their ‘Positive’ Experiences…This Is What They Got (IMAGE)

If Walmart actually wanted to improve themselves as an employer, they would have responded to widespread unrest and employee unhappiness with new policy

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In Texas, Tampons Are A Bigger Threat Than Guns According To The Capitol Police

Image from Jessica W. Luther's blog.

That’s right. Guns aren’t seen as a threat, but tampons are. The message is crystal clear: The war on women is real, ladies. Very real.

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Elizabeth Warren And Bipartisan Group Of Senators Submit Bill To Break Up Big Banks (VIDEO)

The cover for American Banker on June 15th, 1933.

Glass-Steagall may not be dead yet, as bipartisan group of senators proposes reinstating the banking regulations which served the United States for decades.

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LIVE UPDATES: Texas Women Take Last Stand At State Capitol To Support Women’s Rights (VIDEO)

'This legislature has run amok!' -- Join us in Austin for exclusive coverage as Texas women take their last stand the GOP's draconian anti-abortion bill. Pro-Choice marchers are out in force, but throng the state Capitol in peaceful, orderly fashion. Photo by Egberto Willies.

‘This legislature has run amok!’ — Join us in Austin for exclusive coverage as Texas women take their last stand the GOP’s draconian anti-abortion bill.

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President Running A Budget Surplus – GOP In A Panic As They Witness Election Hopes Evaporate

President Running A Budget Surplus – GOP In A Panic As They Witness Election Hopes Evaporate

The Republican Party is facing a crisis – President Obama has engineered yet another budget surplus, defeating their hope to take the nation hostage again.

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House Republicans Punish Their Own States By Eliminating Food Stamp Program (CHART)

House Republicans Punish Their Own States By Eliminating Food Stamp Program (CHART)

Republicans are voting to kill a program that will negatively impact the few voters they have left. Congrats, GOP! You’ve found a way to alienate everyone.

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Texas Protests Continue Under Watchful Police State (VIDEO)

Marchers engulfed the Capitol grounds peacefully. The anti-choice contingent was overwhelmed by the sheer size of the opposing crowd. Most of them left as the pro-choice marchers continued their chants. Image by Erika Rich @ The Daily Texan

State cops in Austin established a police state at the pro-choice rally even as the anti-choice side was left alone.

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Nazi Dad Denied Visitation With Youngest Son, Announces He Will Hide Pregnant Fiancee At Nazi Compound

Nazi Dad Denied Visitation With Youngest Son, Announces He Will Hide Pregnant Fiancee At Nazi Compound

‘In July, I’m shipping [my fiancée] to a neo-Nazi compound down South.There’s no way in the world they’re going to find out where this child is.’

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