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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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Here’s Half The GOP Presidential Field Chilling With Child Molester Josh Duggar (SCREENSHOTS)

Here’s Half The GOP Presidential Field Chilling With Child Molester Josh Duggar (SCREENSHOTS)

Oh, nothing…just child molester Josh Duggar chillin’ with a bunch of conservatives…

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Expect Religious Right’s Heads To Explode As Boy Scouts Discuss Ending Discriminatory Policy

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The Boy Scouts may yet show that they can get with the times. When is the religious right going to start spewing anger over this turn of events?

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Bobby Jindal Issues Executive Order To Legally Discriminate Against Gay People

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Jindal just used the Constitution to wipe his ass… and secured his place in history as one of the most anti-gay, bigoted governors ever.

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Sean Hannity Calls First Lady A Racist In The Most Racist Way Possible (VIDEO)

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Fox’s Sean Hannity watches Michelle Obama’s Tuskegee speech through his white privilege goggles, and can’t understand why she’s so angry and so black.

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Iowa Store Clerk Refused To Sell A Woman Tampons Because They’re ‘Gross’

Iowa Store Clerk Refused To Sell A Woman Tampons Because They’re ‘Gross’

This store clerk should probably run for Congress as a Republican.

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How Bible-Thumpers Can Rethink Same-Sex Marriage In One Simple Chart (IMAGE)

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For the Christians still cherry-picking the “literal word of God…”

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Hospital Told Dying Mom To Surrender GoFundMe Account Or No Kidney Transplant (VIDEO)

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A hospital which was supposed to perform a life-saving kidney transplant on a 23-year-old mom, wants control of a GoFundMe account that raised money to help cover non-medical costs.

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Pope Francis Calls The Gender Pay Gap ‘Pure Scandal,’ Defends Women’s Rights Movement

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Pope Francis told his followers to “demand” equal pay for women, and defended the women’s rights movement against a “form of chauvinism that always wants to control the woman.”

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Is The U.S. Post Office Discriminating Against Atheist (Shoes)?

Is The U.S. Post Office Discriminating Against Atheist (Shoes)?

Could the U.S. Postal Service be deliberately delaying deliveries from Atheist Shoes?

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Bigoted Bakery That Discriminated Against Lesbian Couple Loses GoFundMe Account (SCREENSHOTS)

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Sweet Cakes by Melissa has lost their GoFundMe account. Guess who they’re blaming for this tragedy?

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