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Muslim Woman Sues Police Department For Making Her Remove Her Hijab For Booking Photo

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Your religious freedoms are not stripped at the jailhouse door.

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Racism Is A B*tch And You’re About To Meet Her (VIDEOS)

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She’s been called the b-word more times than you can count, so she owns it. B.I.T.C.H. ‘Being In Total Control, Hunny.’

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Black Employees Replaced By White Workers At VA McDonald’s, Told They Didn’t ‘Fit The Profile’

A manager at a Chicago McDonald's told an employee to just put a bullet in her head after she asked to go home following a diabetic episode on the job. Image: 28704869

According to federal lawsuit, a VA McDonald’s franchise owner replaced more than a dozen black employees with whites. The employees, who were called names like “ghetto” and “ratchet” were told they “didn’t fit the profile” the owner wanted to create at his McDonald’s stores.

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Texas GOP Celebrates MLK By Crying Discrimination While Gutting The Voting Rights Act

Composite with Selma march and Martin Luther King photos via Stanford University's King Web; Ferguson Police photo by Alex Wroblewski via the Sun Times; and Ferguson protesters image via NBC video screen grab.

Congratulations, TX Republicans for finding the most offensive way possible to celebrate MLK Day and the Voting Rights Act’s 50th anniversary.

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Bill Maher PSA For ‘Openly Secular’ Asks Non-Religious To Come Out Of The Closet (VIDEO)

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Studies show that Americans trust atheists as much as rapists. Bill Maher & Openly Secular are helping people overcome prejudice and realize you can be… Good Without God.

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Wyoming GOP Bill Allows Christians To Treat Gay People Like Crap While Hiding Behind Their Bibles

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Conservatives in Wyoming are poised to pass a bill that would allow Christians to treat anybody they hate like sh*t all while hiding behind their bibles.

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‘Anti-Semitism Isn’t llegal Discrimination’ Nicholas Sparks Claims (VIDEO)

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Nicholas Sparks, romantic fiction author, scam charity organization founder and alleged racist, homophobic bigot claims on court documents that anti-Semitism isn’t illegal discrimination, ‘because being Jewish isn’t a national origin.’

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Aziz Ansari Destroys Rupert Murdoch’s Racist Tweet With #RupertsFault (TWEETS)

Aziz Ansari performing standup in 2011. (Image: Wikipedia)

When Murdoch tried to blame the Charlie Hedbo attacks on the entire Muslim community, Ansari erupted and took him to task for his hypocrisy by pointing out that under his own logic, he is responsible for the pedophilia scandal. Be sure to let Murdoch know what else is #RupertsFault on Twitter.

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Navy Mistreats, Verbally Abuses Muslim Man Because Of His Beard

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A Muslim group is now suing the Navy in a revolting discrimination case.

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Salvation Army Still H8s: Leaked Documents Prove Pro-LGBT PR Campaign Is BS

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Ding-Ding, H8-H8! Don’t believe the hype. The Salvation Army still discriminates against the LGBT community. See article for alternate charities.

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Chinese Villagers Vote To Banish Little Boy Who Tested Positive For HIV

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More than 200 Chinese villagers signed a petition to banish eight-year-old Kun Kun, who tested positive for HIV.

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Dave Chappelle Recounts The Time A Police Officer Put Him In Chokehold On His Own Movie Set

Dave Chappelle Recounts The Time A Police Officer Put Him In Chokehold On His Own Movie Set

Dave Chappelle’s retelling of the time a police officer began choking him on the set of his own movie is devastating, yet powerful.

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NYC Luxury Building Installs ‘Poor Fences’ To Separate Middle-Income Renters From Wealthier Residents

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This high rise found an awful way to separate residents by income.

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Terrifying Law Turns Michigan Into A Theocracy — The Christian Right Is Coming For Your State Next

Terrifying Law Turns Michigan Into A Theocracy — The Christian Right Is Coming For Your State Next

The battle for America is on. Those citizens who want to live in a democracy, will have to fight for it.

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Pregnant Woman Sues Tech Company That Fired Her For Peeing Too Much

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According to male managers, her frequent restroom use was “stealing from the company.”

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Pat Robertson On Ferguson: Police Abuse Of Blacks Is ‘Thing Of The Past’ (VIDEO)

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Maybe Robertson should try pulling his head out before speaking. That might help…

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Two-Finger ‘Virginity Test’ Required To Become Police Woman In Indonesia (VIDEO)

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Women in Indonesia are fighting back against this humiliating, discriminatory and grotesquely unnecessary practice!

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Woman Awarded $186 Million After AutoZone Fires Her For Getting Pregnant

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Autozone Vice President: “What are we running here, a boutique? Get rid of those women.”

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Post-Election Survey Reveals Only Fox News Viewers Are Exceedingly Worried About Voter Fraud

Post-Election Survey Reveals Only Fox News Viewers Are Exceedingly Worried About Voter Fraud

A post-election survey reveals that the only people who consider voter fraud more of an issue than voter disenfranchisement are Fox News viewers and white people.

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Texas Lawmaker Wants Constitutional Amendment Allowing Discrimination Of LGBT

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Are civil rights or religious freedom more important? When the two butt heads, which should prevail?

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