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Jon Stewart’s Takedown Of Sean Hannity Has To Be Seen To Be Appreciated (VIDEOS)

Jon Stewart’s Takedown Of Sean Hannity Has To Be Seen To Be Appreciated (VIDEOS)

The feud between Jon Stewart and Sean Hannity goes into high gear as Hannity tries to attack Stewart’s program, only to be mocked in return.

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North Carolina Ditches Voting Rights Act, Passes Worst Voting Law In America (VIDEO)

Photo of the August 1965 March on Washington, DC from the U.S. Government Archives at www.archives.gov.

Here are 11 ways North Carolina’s HB 589 law will stop people from voting. If you think the GOP won’t try this in all 50 states, stop kidding yourself.

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School Abandons RFID Tracking Chips For Failing To Increase Attendance

School Abandons RFID Tracking Chips For Failing To Increase Attendance

Despite winning their court case, the school that used RFID tag monitors on its students has decided to abandon the program.

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Texas GOP Passes Draconian Anti-Abortion Law Despite Fierce Filibuster In Pink Sneakers (VIDEO)

Photo of Democratic Texas lawmaker Wendy Davis' feet, clad in pink sneakers, from the Texas Tribune.  http://www.texastribune.org/2013/06/25/texplainer-what-are-rules-filibuster/

‘All’ she had to do to prevent this anti-abortion law from passing was stand up and speak for 13 hours straight without sitting, peeing, or taking a break.

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480 Religious Leaders Arrested On ‘Moral Monday’ For Protesting UnChristian GOP Policies (VIDEO)

Photo from Think Progress. http://thinkprogress.org/politics/2013/06/18/2175021/hundreds-of-faith-leaders-arrested-for-protesting-conservative-policies-in-north-carolina/

These faith leaders risk jail every week on ‘Moral Mondays’ to protest the NC GOP’s senselessly cruel agenda. Do Tea Party demonstrators ever get arrested?

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Virginia Anti-Abortion Law Drives Woman To Induce Dangerous Miscarriage

Jessica Carpenter and Rachel Lowe are charged with inducing a miscarriage with an herbal remedy. Image from WTKR.com.

As new laws make it harder to get a safe, legal abortion, the future may hold more news stories about high-risk, self-induced miscarriages.

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Man Tries ‘Stand Your Ground’ Defense For Shooting A Guy Over Pizza

Michael Jock - 'Stood his Ground' over pizza.

While it’s easy to address assault weapons as an unnecessary source of killings in our country, gun discussion needs to be comprehensive.

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Germany Motivated By ‘Erotic Zoos’ To Reinstate Bestiality Laws

Germany Motivated By ‘Erotic Zoos’ To Reinstate Bestiality Laws

Laws against sex with animals can be based on a simple concept: all sex must be consensual, and animals can’t give consent.

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Meth Lab Bust Reveals Ron Paul’s Ties To Shady Groups

Meth Lab Bust Reveals Ron Paul’s Ties To Shady Groups

A court case in Montana reveals the use of dark money groups to launder money in order to bypass finance laws, illegally, to several groups, including to Ron Paul.

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