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Loretta Lynch Should Charge Wall Street Bankers For High Crimes

Loretta Lynch Should Charge Wall Street Bankers For High Crimes

Loretta Lynch should tie up one very loose end of the Obama Administration: charge Wall Street Bankers for the 2008 meltdown.

Mike Huckabee Upset That Obama Acknowledges Racism, Says It Worsens Race Relations (AUDIO)

Mike Huckabee Upset That Obama Acknowledges Racism, Says It Worsens Race Relations (AUDIO)

Huckabee thinks we should all stop talking about racial inequality because our President is black.

by Vera· · News
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Farewell To The Great Eric Holder: Loretta Lynch Has Big Shoes To Fill

From protecting LGBT rights, voting rights and immigration rights to taking on America’s systemic racism in the justice system, Attorney General Eric Holder has always done what was best for the American people, and he will certainly be missed.

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As Loretta Lynch Makes History, The Knuckle-Dragging GOP Displays Their Special Kind Of Stupid

The contrast between Loretta Lynch’s professional reputation and that of the idiots who’ve held her hostage is pretty stark.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
Eric Holder Memo To DOJ Staff: Quit Hiring Hookers

Eric Holder Memo To DOJ Staff: Quit Hiring Hookers

Eric Holder had to send an unbelievably embarrassing memo to his DOJ staff that shouldn’t even be necessary, telling them not to hire prostitutes.

by Shannon Barber· · News
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Colin Powell Still Sees ‘The Dark Vein Of Racism’ In The GOP

“I still see it [racism]. I still see in the Republican Party, and I still see it in other parts of our country.”

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Eric Holder Backs Nationwide Death Penalty Moratorium

It’s time to end, fully and completely, the barbaric practice of capital punishment, and it’s great that we have an Attorney General who feels the same.

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Eric Holder: DOJ May Finally Jail Banksters Responsible For 2008 Financial Collapse (VIDEO)

Finally, let’s jail the banksters!

by Frank Minero· · News
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Mission Accomplished: Fox & Friends Hosts Throw Hissy Fit After Eric Holder Calls Them Out (VIDEO)

Like a banshee wailing at the crack of dawn, Elisabeth Hasselbeck threw a major hissy fit on Wednesday morning in response to Attorney General Eric Holder calling them out for their ridiculous focus on what terms the Obama Administration uses to refer to ISIS.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
S.D. Couple’s Money Was Stolen By Cops In Colorado After LEGAL Marijuana Was Found In Car

S.D. Couple’s Money Was Stolen By Cops In Colorado After LEGAL Marijuana Was Found In Car

It seems that in some parts of Colorado, even where pot is legal, cops are using it as an excuse to confiscate people’s property.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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IMPEACH OBAMA: Republican Congressman Warns We’re ‘Getting Close’ (VIDEO)

Republicans are like toddlers who resort to tantrums when they don’t get their way. When all else fails… IMPEACH!

by Frank Minero· · News
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Democratic Senator Blasts Republicans For Turning Hearing Into ‘Soundbite Factory For Fox News’ (VIDEO)

Senate Republicans have turned Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch’s confirmation hearing into a circus, and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse blasted them and their “witnesses” for it on Thursday.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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President Obama’s Attorney General Nominee Loretta Lynch: Waterboarding ‘Is Torture,’ And ‘Thus, Is Illegal’ (VIDEO)

Loretta Lynch called waterboarding tortuous and illegal, vowed to be non-partisan while in office, and said the Constitution, not politics, will guide her in office. She will make a great Attorney General.

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In Surprise Move, Department Of Justice Ends Controversial Civil Seizure Program (VIDEO)

The practice of seizing a suspects property for auction has been a lucrative business, allowing billions to be taken from people without ever being convicted of a crime, ends today.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
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It’s Spreading: New York Times Calls For Cheney And Bush Officials To Be Indicted For Torture

In a hard-hitting editorial, the New York Times is calling for the investigation and indictment of Dick Cheney and other Bush Admin. officials.

by Ryan Denson· · News
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Right Wing Celebrates Terrorist Attack On Austin, Texas (VIDEO)

A right-wing media outlet dubbed Larry Steve McQuilliams, the man who used a machine gun to terrorize the city of Austin, a “white hero.”

by Randa Morris· · News
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Matt Taibbi And Whistleblower Interviewed: How JPMorgan Chase Screwed Us And Avoided Jail (VIDEO)

What do you think of the US Justice Department’s informal ‘Too Big To Jail’ policy?

by Frank Minero· · News
Fox News Readers Complain ‘Racist Halfrican’ Obama Nominated ‘Useless Minority’ For Attorney General (IMAGES)

Fox News Readers Complain ‘Racist Halfrican’ Obama Nominated ‘Useless Minority’ For Attorney General (IMAGES)

Fox News’ “not racist” readers complained that “racist Halfrican” Obama selected a “negro without a clue” for Attorney General.

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Eric Holder To Bogus GOP Investigators: ‘Some People Can Kiss My @ss!’

Outgoing US Attorney General Eric Holder has a message for GOP Rep. Darrell Issa and his “idiot cronies”: “Some people can kiss my @ss.”

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
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Republican PAC Calls For New GOP Congress to Impeach Obama

With Republicans gaining seven seats in the United States Senate, toppling Democratic control, continuous talks of “cooperation” loom. However, amidst the usual backdrop of calls for cooperation, bi-partisanship, and ending gridlock, there’s already calls for the impeachment of President Obama from the GOP. Right wing talking-head William Gheen of Americans for […]

by Ryan Denson· · News