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Jailers Left Paralyzed Man On Cell Floor For Five Days Before He Died (VIDEO)

Over the course of five days, Tulsa deputies watched 37-year-old Elliot Williams slowly die on the floor of his cell.

by Randa Morris· · News
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Rush Limbaugh: Legalize Rape By Calling It A Civil Rights Issue (AUDIO)

Rush Limbaugh is trying to give conservatives new ideas – and none of them are good.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Alabama County Succeeds In Re-Instituting School Segregation

The conservative Christian Right is coming up with more and more ways to perpetuate their racist politics in states where they hold political sway, like Alabama.

by Mike Sainato· · News
This Amazing Photo Shows The POWER Women Have When They Vote

This Amazing Photo Shows The POWER Women Have When They Vote

This photo shows just how important a woman’s right to vote is.

by Oliver Willis· · News
Civil Rights Legend Switches Endorsement And Primary Vote From Sanders To Clinton

Civil Rights Legend Switches Endorsement And Primary Vote From Sanders To Clinton

“I intend to vote for Hillary Clinton in the California primary for one fundamental reason…”

by Justin Rosario· · Current Issues, News
N.C. NAACP Plans Sit-Ins To Force Repeal Of Anti-Gay Law

N.C. NAACP Plans Sit-Ins To Force Repeal Of Anti-Gay Law

This is going to be reminiscent of the 1960s – only it is happening in 2016.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Bernie Sanders Was Once A Talk Show Host – Here Are His Finest Moments (VIDEO)

Bernie Sanders Was Once A Talk Show Host – Here Are His Finest Moments (VIDEO)

You’ll love this!

by Marcus Aurelius· · News
Arguments at the United States Supreme Court for Same-Sex Marriage on April 28, 2015. Courtesy of Flickr. Taken by Ted Eytan

Federal Judge Rules Same-Sex Couples Can Adopt Children In All Fifty States

A federal judge ruled a discriminatory ban on same-sex couples adopting children is unconstitutional.

by Mike Sainato· · News
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Phoenix Mayor Calls On Justice Department To Investigate AZ ‘Election Fiasco’ (VIDEO)

Voter suppression in Arizona has sparked calls for a Department of Justice investigation from community leaders — and now the mayor of Phoenix.

by Randa Morris· · News
Taken in Aprl 2008; Sanders at Senate Hearing on Slavery and abuses in Florida's tomato fields
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Remember When Bernie Sanders Was Literally Slapped In The Face By The Establishment? (VIDEO)

Remember this?

by Mike Sainato· · News
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This Conservative Wants To Let Scalia Vote From The Grave On SCOTUS Cases (VIDEO)

In an obvious scheme to keep the Supreme Court slanted their way, a conservative lawyer in Arizona claims that Scalia can and should be allowed to vote from beyond the grave.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
The Top Ten Reasons We NEED A Liberal Supreme Court

The Top Ten Reasons We NEED A Liberal Supreme Court

Here are the top ten issues that are likely to be impacted by a liberal court in the near future.

by Randa Morris· · News
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Cop Holds Gun On Black Delivery Man During Routine Traffic Stop (VIDEO)

“I felt like I was living the last seconds of my life…”

by Randa Morris· · News
President Barack Obama awards the 2010 Presidential Medal of Freedom to Congressman John Lewis in a ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Feb. 15, 2011.  (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

Civil Rights Hero Nearly Killed By KKK Has A Warning About Donald Trump

This civil rights hero was beaten and nearly killed by the KKK and now he has a warning about Donald Trump.

by Oliver Willis· · News
When Hillary Clinton Went Undercover To Fight Racism

When Hillary Clinton Went Undercover To Fight Racism

Hillary Clinton was part of an undercover operation designed to beat racist policies.

by Oliver Willis· · News
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WATCH: Video Shows Cop Shot His Own Partner, Executed Bicycler

Newly released cell phone video shows a Los Angeles police officer shot his partner in the stomach before pumping bullets into a man who was pinned to the sidewalk.

by Randa Morris· · News
WATCH: Top Judge Slams Trump And Bigots, Tells Muslims ‘You Do Not Stand Alone’ (VIDEO)

WATCH: Top Judge Slams Trump And Bigots, Tells Muslims ‘You Do Not Stand Alone’ (VIDEO)

A top judge absolutely obliterates the hate of Trump and his fellow travelers and tells Muslims we stand together.

by Oliver Willis· · News
Taylor Swift Says Radio Host Sexually Groped Her, Now She’s Taking Him To Court On Behalf Of All Women

Taylor Swift Says Radio Host Sexually Groped Her, Now She’s Taking Him To Court On Behalf Of All Women

Taylor Swift is standing up for women being sexually harassed in public in a very real way.

by Oliver Willis· · News
WATCH: Black Man Completely Out Of F*cks To Give Plays ‘F*ck The Police’ When Pulled Over

WATCH: Black Man Completely Out Of F*cks To Give Plays ‘F*ck The Police’ When Pulled Over

He must have a pair the size of bowling balls…

by Justin Rosario· · News
Courtney Wilson, 25, and Taylor Guerrero, 21

Is This America? Lesbian Couple Says They Were Arrested For Kissing In Public

A lawsuit filed by a lesbian couple says they were arrested for kissing in public.

by Oliver Willis· · News