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Thanks, GOP: 1 Million Federal Employees Can Sue Over 2013 Republican Shutdown

Thanks, GOP: 1 Million Federal Employees Can Sue Over 2013 Republican Shutdown

The GOP’s stunt forced over one million people to work without pay, a clear violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act. Time for us to pay for Republican arrogance.

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Black Oklahoma Football Player Responds To Fraternity’s Racist Chant In Scathing Snapchat Video

“You’re the ones saying racism DOESN’T exist!”

by Vera· · News
In Vile Column, RWNJ Pamela Geller Calls Jon Stewart ‘Most Disgusting Jew On The Planet’

In Vile Column, RWNJ Pamela Geller Calls Jon Stewart ‘Most Disgusting Jew On The Planet’

To the right these days, ‘patriotism’ means hating America and loving Israel. How screwed up is that?

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Why Do Republicans Focus On Make-Believe Scandals? They Have No Winning Policy

Why Do Republicans Focus On Make-Believe Scandals? They Have No Winning Policy

Republicans literally have nothing, so they’ve resorted to shifting focus from their horrendous policy and instead — just make sh*t up.

by Sarah· · News
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Arizona Governor Doug Ducey Guts Education, Kicks 500,000 Low-Income Off Medicaid

Nothing says “fiscal responsibility” like gutting eduction and kicking 500,000 low-income individuals off Medicaid. Thanks, Governor Ducey.

by Ryan Denson· · News
GOP Senator Posts Online Suggesting Obama’s Family Are Members Of ISIS (IMAGE)

GOP Senator Posts Online Suggesting Obama’s Family Are Members Of ISIS (IMAGE)

This is what happens when the GOP start getting influenced by their own media hate machine.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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Anti-LGBTQ Legislator Underlines Sanctity Of Marriage By Allegedly Running Over Ex-Wife… TWICE (VIDEO)

Gina Hensley: “I have three witnesses that saw the event. Their statements are on file at the sheriff’s department.”

by Dylan Hock· · News
McDonalds sales numbers took a dive in February. Photo: Video Screen grab via Bloomberg News. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2015-03-09/u-s-sales-down-how-ugly-are-mcdonald-s-numbers-

Still Not Lovin’ It: McDonald’s Sales Take A Tumble (VIDEO)

We’ve seen McDonalds’ sales numbers for last month, and boy, are they ugly.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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Artist Creates ‘Weapon Of Mass Instruction’ — A Tank That Delivers Free Books (VIDEO/IMAGES)

Check out the “weapon of mass instruction” that has the ability of “transporting books, giving books away, collecting books, making a mess of people’s heads.”

by Valerie Beaumont· · News
This Is What Will Happen If Conservatives Succeed In Banning Abortion

This Is What Will Happen If Conservatives Succeed In Banning Abortion

In reality, being truly “pro-life” means backing abortion.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
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MLK Lieutenant: ‘I Refused To March’ In Selma ‘Because George Bush Marched’ (VIDEO/SCREENSHOTS)

Civil rights icon Diane Nash refused to participate in the march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge because George W. Bush was participating.

by Valerie Beaumont· · News
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Law Professor: GOP’s Letter To Iran Explaining How Constitution Works Gets Constitution Wrong

These guys are a national embarrassment.

by Jameson Parker· · News
Tea Party politics cartoon by Daryl Cagle via Cagle Comics. http://www.cagle.com

GOP In Chaos: ‘We Really Don’t Have 218 Votes To Determine A Bathroom Break Over Here On Our Side’

We’ve known for years that the Republican Party was being overwhelmed by rabid fanatics. Now establishment Republicans are starting to admit it out loud.

Fox Voted Most Trusted News Network In America, This Explains Why (IMAGE)

Fox Voted Most Trusted News Network In America, This Explains Why (IMAGE)

Fox News voted most trusted news network in America? Let’s debunk some nonsense.

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues, News
This Country’s Pollution May Be The Culprit Behind Our Recent Intensified Winters (VIDEO/IMAGE)

This Country’s Pollution May Be The Culprit Behind Our Recent Intensified Winters (VIDEO/IMAGE)

Think this winter was bad? If this country doesn’t seriously crack down on pollution, it may only get worse.

by Sarah· · News
Come On Congress, Even This Little Girl Knows How To Get A Bill Passed

Come On Congress, Even This Little Girl Knows How To Get A Bill Passed

Little Hadley saw the bill-passing process firsthand when she helped her State Representative write, submit and pass a bill to allow small fireworks year-round. Can we send her to Congress? Maybe she can help them get something useful done.

by T. Steelman· · News
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OK Fraternity In Hot Water After ‘N****r’ Song Goes Viral (VIDEO)

The University of Oklahoma chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon is in hot water after their song ‘There will never be a n****r SAE’ went viral.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
47 Republican Senators Send Letter To Iran With Veiled Threats

47 Republican Senators Send Letter To Iran With Veiled Threats

The group tells Iran: Don’t deal with Obama or else.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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Colin Powell Still Sees ‘The Dark Vein Of Racism’ In The GOP

“I still see it [racism]. I still see in the Republican Party, and I still see it in other parts of our country.”

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Florida Has Made Climate Change Disappear, But Not In A Good Way

Scientists say the state of Florida will suffer most from climate change… and Republican Gov. Rick Scott is doing his best to prove them right.

by Frank Minero· · News