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Detroit School Board Files Massive Complaint Against State For Abuse Against Students of Color (IMAGES)

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Doctoral candidate Charles Bell: “The pictures featured… provide a much needed visual aid to substantiate the highly questionable and discriminatory acts associated with the school to prison pipeline.”

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‘The Daily Show’ BRILLIANTLY Lambastes Pastor Who Feels He’s Facing ‘Discrimination’ (VIDEO)

‘The Daily Show’ BRILLIANTLY Lambastes Pastor Who Feels He’s Facing ‘Discrimination’ (VIDEO)

It really doesn’t get much better than this…

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Indiana County Clerk Files Lawsuit Claiming Persecution After Being Fired For Refusing To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

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A county clerk in Indiana is throwing a temper tantrum over being fired because she refused to obey the law and didn’t want to do her job without the ability to discriminate against people.

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‘Persecuted’ Anti-Gay Bakers Forced To Pay $135,000 After Sharing Lesbian Couple’s Address on Facebook

‘Persecuted’ Anti-Gay Bakers Forced To Pay $135,000 After Sharing Lesbian Couple’s Address on Facebook

Uh, oh! It appears conservatives have been lying their asses off about the reason the owners of Sweet Cakes By Melissa were ordered to pay out a boatload of cash for “emotional distress.” It wasn’t because they refused to bake a cake — It was because they posted their victims’ address on Facebook to encourage harassment.

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Gay Man Sues Bible Publisher For $70M For Causing Him Distress, Turns Out He’s Not Crazy

Gay Man Sues Bible Publisher For $70M For Causing Him Distress, Turns Out He’s Not Crazy

At first glance the lawsuit seems frivolous, but when you look a little deeper, the man has some very valid points.

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Watch Anti-Marriage Equality Full House Star Get STFU By Raven-Symoné (VIDEO)

Watch Anti-Marriage Equality Full House Star Get STFU By Raven-Symoné (VIDEO)

Nothing like watching two child stars from the 80s go head-to-head over the marriage debate.

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‘Religious Freedom’ Laws Could Disqualify The US From Hosting Olympic Games

‘Religious Freedom’ Laws Could Disqualify The US From Hosting Olympic Games

The Olympic committee will no longer consider sites with anti-gay laws as hosts for the games to “prevent a replay of Sochi.” How will “religious freedom” laws impact our ability to attract the Olympics to US cities?

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92-Year-Old Woman Finally Gets The Library Card They Said She Couldn’t Have (VIDEO)

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Pearl Thompson was denied a library card 73 years ago, because of her race.

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This Week In Bad Christianity: Mike Huckabee (Again), Alabama, And Rick Santorum

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This week in bad Christianity, Mike Huckabee’s still spewing idiocy, an Alabama lawyer decides public servants should “punish” the LGBTQ community, and Rick Santorum has some choice words for when he’s president.

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Christian Bakers Fined $135,000 For Discriminating Against Gay Couple Throw Embarrassing Tantrum

Christian Bakers Fined $135,000 For Discriminating Against Gay Couple Throw Embarrassing Tantrum

“Unfortunately, he’s doing this with the wrong Christian, because I fight back.”

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This 4th Of July, Celebrate 3 Incredible Events That Have Expanded Liberty In The U.S.

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Independence Day is a great day to celebrate what America stands for. From Supreme Court decisions to recognition and removal of racist symbols, just the last two weeks are what America should be about.

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NC Bigot Assaults Gay Bar Owner Over SCOTUS Ruling, Won’t Be Charged With A Hate Crime

NC Bigot Assaults Gay Bar Owner Over SCOTUS Ruling, Won’t Be Charged With A Hate Crime

After intentionally seeking out a popular LGBT establishment and assaulting its owner for being gay, a North Carolina man makes bail for simple assault and won’t be charged with a hate crime.

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Right Wing Nut: ‘Gay Marriage Still Doesn’t Exist, No Matter What The Supreme Court Says’

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Matt Walsh, a contributor for The Blaze, blasted the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage in a hilarious, yet very sad kind of way.

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Anti-Gay Lunatic Fears Obama’s Trade Deal Will (Wait For It) Spread Gay Agenda Worldwide

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Bryan Fischer believes that stopping fast-track for the TPP helped to stop something else that wasn’t going to happen in the first place.

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Lawsuit: Pool Party Cop Made Black Guy Pull Down Pants During 2007 Traffic Stop

Lawsuit: Pool Party Cop Made Black Guy Pull Down Pants During 2007 Traffic Stop

The officer who was captured on video brutalizing a bikini-clad 15-year-old girl at a pool party was previously accused of planting evidence on a black man during a traffic stop.

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Wheelchair-Bound Woman Sues American Airlines After She Was Forced To Crawl Onto Plane (VIDEO)

Wheelchair-Bound Woman Sues American Airlines After She Was Forced To Crawl Onto Plane (VIDEO)

This was so completely dehumanizing.

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Arkansas Republican Loses His Sh*t On Facebook Over Sunday Gay Pride Parade (IMAGE)

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An Arkansas Republican played the persecution card in a Facebook rant against a Gay Pride Parade, claiming that holding the event on a Sunday is a shot at Christians.

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Judge Throws The Book At Christian Organization That Fired Woman For Being Pregnant

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A Christian non-profit organization fired a woman because she was pregnant, and a US District Court made them pay the price for it.

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As Predicted, Boy Scouts’ Announcement On Gay Leaders Has Bigoted Righties Foaming At The Mouth

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It’s just as we thought. The Boy Scouts’ impending decision on lifting the ban on gay leaders has the religious rights’ heads exploding.

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Mike Huckabee: Presidents Should Obey God Instead Of Supreme Court (VIDEO)

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After falling on his sword on Duggar Mountain, Mike Huckabee appeared on Fox News Sunday to reiterate that he would not obey the Supreme Court if it rules same-sex marriage constitutional.

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