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LISTEN: This Alabama Democrat Knows What Would Change Republicans’ Mind On Abortion

Photo from "Daily Siftings," the Montgomery (AL) Advertiser blog.

Before Alabama’s GOP passes their draconian anti-abortion law, this Democrat wants to know what they’d do if their daughter got pregnant by a black man.

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Alabama Is ‘Uneasy’ Over Slave Trade Markers Going Up In Montgomery

Photo from the Equal Justice Initiative. http://www.eji.org/node/841

This week, three new historical markers went up in Montgomery, AL to highlight the city’s role in the slave trade. This makes some people feel ‘uneasy.’

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3 Arkansas Children Kicked Out Of School Because Their Mother Is HIV Positive (VIDEO)

Meme by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info (using photos from Pea Ridge School District)

September’s back-to-school time for most kids … unless their mom’s HIV positive and they live in Pea Ridge, Arkansas.

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Is Segregation Of Alabama Sororities Ongoing In 2013?

Is Segregation Of Alabama Sororities Ongoing In 2013?

Modern segregation on display at the University of Alabama, sororities stunned all when they turned away minority pledges.

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Ed Schultz Exposes Cause Of Racism In The South (VIDEO)

Ed Schultz Exposes Cause Of Racism In The South (VIDEO)

Last Friday MSNBC’s Ed Schultz had a town hall in Alabama. He wanted to go to the Deep South and talk directly to the people. He complained about the right wing talking heads using a narrative of dependency as well as race bating to create a level of angst within […]

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Racist Radio Host Cuts Off Civil Rights Speech With The Sound Of A Gunshot (AUDIO)

Ingraham has no grasp of the original event, attacking speakers for co-opting King's legacy to push a liberal agenda... um, the Freedom March WAS liberal! Image of Laura Ingraham  @ Fark

Ingraham has no grasp of the original event, attacking speakers for co-opting King’s legacy to push a liberal agenda… um, the Freedom March WAS liberal!

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Alabama Uses Races As a New Standard For Education

Courtesy Wake County Public School System

Alabama’s new policy placing race at the center of new education reform rehashes old stereotypes regarding children education.

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Alabama School Fines Native American Student $1000 For Sticking A Feather In Her Cap (VIDEO)

Alabama School Fines Native American Student $1000 For Sticking A Feather In Her Cap (VIDEO)

Chelsey Ramer found herself without a diploma after her high school changed policies to discriminate against Native American cultural displays.

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April Is Confederate Revisionist History Month

Nah, this wasn't that bad. We fed them, didn't we?!

To those that say slavery wasn’t all that bad and, in fact, was GOOD for African Americans, I can only say this: ‘How ’bout YOU take a turn in the fields wearing chains and THEN tell us how it was?’

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Just 90 Days Since Sandy Hook, 2,680 People Have Died Due To Firearms In The US

Just 90 Days Since Sandy Hook, 2,680 People Have Died Due To Firearms In The US

The US Congress acted within six weeks to implement the Patriot Act to address the massacre of 2996 Americans.

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Scalia Shocks By Calling Voting Rights Act ‘Racial Entitlement’ In Court

Scalia Shocks By Calling Voting Rights Act ‘Racial Entitlement’ In Court

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia shocked listeners during Wednesday’s hearing on the Voting Rights Act when he called the law a ‘perpetuation of racial entitlement.’

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Alabama House Passes Bill Allowing Religious Employers To Deny Women Contraception

Alabama House Passes Bill Allowing Religious Employers To Deny Women Contraception

The general assembly of Alabama has passed a bill allowing religious employers to deny their female employees contraception.

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The David Pakman Show – Republican Claims Fetus Is ‘Largest Organ In The Body’

The David Pakman Show – Republican Claims Fetus Is ‘Largest Organ In The Body’

The Alabama GOP gives the world its latest ‘smack my head’ moment in their endless pursuit of denying women their reproductive rights.

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Alabama GOP Rep Claims A Baby Is The Largest Organ In A Woman’s Body

Alabama GOP Rep Claims A Baby Is The Largest Organ In A Woman’s Body

Alabama state Rep. Mary Sue McClurkin has apparently never taken biology, doesn’t understand the issues and doesn’t care about constitutional rights. Why yes, she IS a Republican. How did you know?

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Breaking: Jimmy Lee Dykes Dead, Five-Year-Old Hostage Safe (VIDEO)

Breaking: Jimmy Lee Dykes Dead, Five-Year-Old Hostage Safe (VIDEO)

Alabama schoolbus shooter and Doomsday survivalist Jimmy Dykes is dead after week-long stand-off with law enforcement; the five year old boy he kidnapped and dragged into his bunker is now free and safe.

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Alabama Declares War On Constitution Again, Introducing Bill To Ignore Interstate Commerce Clause

Alabama Declares War On Constitution Again, Introducing Bill To Ignore Interstate Commerce Clause

Alabama has now proposed a new bill, claiming that they have the right to ignore the U.S. Constitution within their borders.

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Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Sees The Light On Obamacare Medicaid Funding

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Sees The Light On Obamacare Medicaid Funding

It must have been hard for Brewer to say that the ACA had been upheld by the Supreme Court and ‘…is not going anywhere, at least not for the time being.’

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Alabama’s Sex-Ed Curriculum Teaches Kids Being Gay Is ‘Criminal’

A dramatization of an Alabama school blackboard.

First openly gay state Rep. tries to take Alabama out of the dark ages with bill to repeal anti-gay sex-ed requirements.

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The David Pakman Show – Alabama Middle School Segregating Boys & Girls (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Alabama Middle School Segregating Boys & Girls (VIDEO)

The idea is that boys are smarter, more aggressive and more efficient on topics such as math – particularly when they’re not distracted by surging testosterone.

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Lesbian Woman Savagely Beaten In Alleged Hate Crime

Lesbian Woman Savagely Beaten In Alleged Hate Crime

While the police have not released a statement about the crime as of yet, Tracy Hawkins Jr. was booked on a second-degree assault charge and released on bail the same day.

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