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Gov. Of Connecticut Creates Travel Restrictions To Indiana In Protest (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Gov. Of Connecticut Creates Travel Restrictions To Indiana In Protest (TWEETS/VIDEO)

The state of Connecticut just took a major stand against Indiana’s law to discriminate.

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Republican State Rep Says A Rape With Witnesses Is A ‘Really Great Party’ (VIDEO)

Republican State Rep Says A Rape With Witnesses Is A ‘Really Great Party’ (VIDEO)

Of all the horrible and stupid rape comments that have spewed out of the mouths of Republicans, this one definitely competes with the worst of them all.

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Sorry Rick Scott, Admit Climate Change Is Real Or Florida Loses $100M+ In FEMA Funding

Image via https://twitter.com/FlaDems/status/576097077626712064

If climate change denying toddlers, I mean Governors, don’t start listening to the adults, FEMA is going to give them a spanking.

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Leaked Internal Police Memo Promotes ‘White Power,’ Threatens Black Officer (VIDEO)

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The Connecticut state police are investigating a racist, threatening letter, written on official Bridgeport Police Department letterhead and placed in the mailboxes of several members of the police department.

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Supreme Court Forces 17-Year-Old To Undergo Chemo Against Her Will (VIDEO)

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She knows she’ll die without treatment – but does the state have the right to interfere?

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3.1 Million Workers Get A Well Deserved Raise As Minimum Wage Increases On Jan. 1st (VIDEO)

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Are you getting a well deserved raise on January 1st?

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How Petty Is The NRA? They Downgraded A Republican From An ‘A’ To An ‘F’ Over A Single Sentence

How Petty Is The NRA? They Downgraded A Republican From An ‘A’ To An ‘F’ Over A Single Sentence

The NRA is so petty that even Republicans aren’t safe if they dare to disagree with what the NRA demands them to believe.

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A Young Woman’s Last Wish To ‘Die With Dignity’ Is Inspiring Millions (VIDEO)

Photo: Brittany Maynard (29) diagnosed with brain cancer, left with six-months to live.

The Brittany Maynard Fund–a campaign organized by the Compassion & Choices organization—is currently working to expand death with dignity legislation in California, Colorado, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.

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Police Officer Gets Busted Stealing Money And A Gold Crucifix Chain From A Dying Crash Victim (VIDEO)

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It’s sad to say but it’s rare to see a police officer get held accountable when they commit illegal actions these days. So when it does happen, it’s newsworthy.

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‘Truther’ Who Stole Sandy Hook Memorial Items Has Finally Been Arrested

A new Sandy Hook school will emerge after the old one is torn down; image@NBC Connecticut

Andrew David Truelove claimed that the Sandy Hook Massacre was a hoax, and the children involved never existed. Now he is in jail for stealing their memorial signs.

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American Icon And Folk Singer Pete Seeger Dies

American Icon And Folk Singer Pete Seeger Dies

“I look upon myself as a planter of seeds.” ~ Pete Seeger Pete Seeger was part of my life before I even knew who he was. As a child, one of my favorite songs was “Where Have All The Flowers Gone?” Though I was young, the message of that song […]

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This Senator Might Just Restore Your Faith In Government

This Senator Might Just Restore Your Faith In Government

Democratic Senator Murphy of CT gave up a vacation day to spend time with a homeless man, says he wants to better understand the plight of the homelessness.

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One Year After Sandy Hook Massacre, Gun Nut Group To Celebrate How Guns “Save Lives”

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Washington group plans a gun appreciation day on the Sandy Hook anniversary. December 14 of last year a crazy man with guns entered Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut and murdered 26 people, 20 of them were small children. This year will be a very painful first anniversary of that […]

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ATF Mysteriously And Permanently Revokes License For Shop That Sold Sandy Hook Weapons

ATF Mysteriously And Permanently Revokes License For Shop That Sold Sandy Hook Weapons

The gun shop responsible for selling the guns used in the Sandy Hook massacre no longer is licensed, although it is still selling associated goods.

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Parents Attempt To Force Surrogate To Have Abortion – Surrogate Defends Right To Give Birth

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How far does the right to choose extend? What rights do parents have in a surrogacy case where the mother doesn’t want to give them the child?

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Newtown Congressional Rep. Attacks NRA Over ‘Callous’ And ‘Wrong’ Statements

Newtown Congressional Rep. Attacks NRA Over ‘Callous’ And ‘Wrong’ Statements

Hopefully the freshman congresswoman is right, and the NRA continues to descend into irrelevancy.

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Ann Coulter Under Investigation For Voter Fraud — Again!

Ann Coulter Under Investigation For Voter Fraud — Again!

Will right wing scream queen Ann Coulter finally pay a price for her pathological lying?

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Despicable Insensitivity: NRA Shooting Game Has Coffin-Shaped Targets, Approved For Ages 4+

Fun new video game from the NRA…@  Poking Snakes

The NRA blamed violent games for the Sandy Hook shooting; now, it is promoting the very thing it claims is responsible….approved for ages 4+!

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Connecticut Governor In Emotional Address To Legislature: ‘More Guns Are Not The Answer’

CT Governor Dannel Malloy @ @ PoliticalTicker

‘Freedom is not a handgun on the hip of every teacher, and security should not mean a guard posted outside every classroom.’

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Newsweek Contributor Thinks Newtown Kids Should Have ‘Rushed The Shooter’ (VIDEO)

Newsweek Contributor Thinks Newtown Kids Should Have ‘Rushed The Shooter’ (VIDEO)

Megan McArdle believes we could have averted the tragedy in Newtown if only all those 6-year-olds had dog-piled the man with the gun.

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