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Rand Paul Says He’s The ‘Biggest Defender of Minority Rights’ In Congress

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Rand Paul may have spoken in opposition to the Civil Rights Act and hired multiple white supremacists, but he’s still a civil rights hero in his own eyes, dammit!

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Rand Paul Thinks The GOP Should Hide Its Racism Better

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The other problem is that Paul doesn’t seem to see the GOP’s racism as the problem. The REAL problem is that they don’t hide their racism well enough.

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Kansas Poll Turns Away 97-Year-Old Voter For No ID

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Last Tuesday, at her Topeka, Kansas polling place, Beth Hiller’s life came full circle. She was denied her right to vote.

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Conservative Racists Ruin C-SPAN Discussion Of Civil Rights Act, Demand Blacks Thank White People (VIDEO)

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Racists called into the program to deliberately sabotage the discussion by making it about white pride and how black people should be thanking white people.

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This Congressman Denies Constitutionality Of The Civil Rights Act

He's pretty much covered 'stupid' on every hot-button topic: immigration, poverty, marriage equality and, oh yeah, the whole birther thing that won't die. Image by John M. Fletcher @ FloridaTrend

Congressman Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) tells constituents at a Florida town hall meeting that the Civil Rights Act may not be ‘100 percent’ constitutional.

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Phil Jensen, South Dakota GOP Rep, Wants To Legalize Racial Discrimination

Phil Jensen, a GOP state Senator from South Dakota, wants you to know that he's super duper conservative and willing to out prick any Arizona Republican.

Phil Jensen, a GOP state Senator from South Dakota, wants you to know that he’s super duper conservative and willing to out prick any Arizona Republican.

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WATCH: Fox News Contributor Thinks Gays Already Won Their Equal Rights, Calls Them Sore Winners

WATCH: Fox News Contributor Thinks Gays Already Won Their Equal Rights, Calls Them Sore Winners

George Will believes the LGBT community isn’t nice or neighborly by fighting for equal rights. In fact, he thinks they’re just being sore winners now.

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South Carolina Restaurant Denies Service To African-Americans On Orders Of ‘Threatened’ White Customer

South Carolina Restaurant Denies Service To African-Americans On Orders Of ‘Threatened’ White Customer

Are white southern racists now hoping and praying that the right wing Supreme Court will also gut the Civil Rights Act so they can be free to discriminate against blacks again? Do you really need to ask?

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Six-Year-Old Transgender Girl Wins Civil Rights Case In Colorado

Coy Mathis, leaning against her mother at a press conference, expressed a desire to be a girl as soon as she could speak, her parents say... halfway through kindergarten they decided to let her live as one. Image by Joe Amon @DenverPost

Coy Mathis expressed a desire to be a girl as soon as she could speak, her parents say… halfway through kindergarten they decided to let her live as one.

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Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Opinion On What Women Want In The Workplace Is Absurd

Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Opinion On What Women Want In The Workplace Is Absurd

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) essentially told David Axelrod that women don’t want mandated equal pay, and that there is no wage gap.

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Washington State GOP Wants To Legalize Discrimination Against LGBT Community

Washington State GOP Wants To Legalize Discrimination Against LGBT Community

Should businesses be allowed to discriminate against LGBT individuals and couples?

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Rand Paul Sets Out To Educate Black College Students, Gets Schooled Instead (VIDEO)

Awwww! I thought I was smarter than THOSE kind of people. Really I did!

Rand Paul had a plan: Go to a black university and dazzle them with his intelligence and solid grasp of African American history! Then he started to talk…

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10 Reasons Why Rand Paul Is A Terrible Person – Despite His Old-School Filibuster Antics

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What’s not to love about an anti-war, anti-drug war rebel who stands up to Washington? As it turns out, plenty.

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Colorado State Senator Tells Religious Anti-LGBT Bigots To ‘Get Thee To A Nunnery’ (VIDEO)

Colorado State Senator Tells Religious Anti-LGBT Bigots To ‘Get Thee To A Nunnery’ (VIDEO)

It’s no surprise that the National Organization of Marriage believes their right to hate and discriminate supersedes anyone’s right to happiness.

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Family Research Council Employee – Birth Control Pills Are For ‘Whoring Around’

Family Research Council Employee – Birth Control Pills Are For ‘Whoring Around’

An employee of the conservative think-tank was fired after her boss described birth control as something for sluts.

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A Painful Confession From A Republican That The GOP Is Broken (And Likely To Stay That Way)

A Painful Confession From A Republican That The GOP Is Broken (And Likely To Stay That Way)

Bartlett found himself watching his political movement suffer a form of dementia and could do nothing to stop it.

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18 Reasons to Thank a Liberal: A Partial List of Liberal Achievements; 1935-2010

18 Reasons to Thank a Liberal: A Partial List of Liberal Achievements; 1935-2010

Liberals get a bad rap from conservatives for over-spending and from their own party for not achieving enough. Yet, where would we be without liberals? The answer is too dire to ponder. If you’re proud to be a liberal or Democrat, please pass on this ode of appreciation.

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Conservatives: Always On The Wrong Side Of History

Conservatives: Always On The Wrong Side Of History

If you want to live in a modern nation of laws which evolves with the rest of the globe, for Heaven’s sake, DON’T look to conservatives for ideas on how to operate a functioning society

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Ann Coulter Suggests Arming All African-Americans Against ‘Democratic KKK’ – Um, Okay (VIDEO)

Ann Coulter Suggests Arming All African-Americans Against ‘Democratic KKK’ – Um, Okay (VIDEO)

Her take is that it’s not the shooting or the Stand Your Ground Laws that are racist, it’s gun control laws. Her contention is that gun control laws are about the ‘Democratic Ku Klux Klan’ keeping guns out of the hands of black people.

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Next On Fox’s Agenda? Eliminating The Civil Rights Act

Next On Fox’s Agenda? Eliminating The Civil Rights Act

To Fox and their viewers, ‘regulation’ has become a four letter word. Fox host David Asman and his guest Congressman Adam Kinsinger (R-Ill.) revealed a list of regulations that he would like Congress to do away with. Included in the extensive list are the Civil Rights Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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