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Violent Cop Settled Excessive Abuse Lawsuit For $100K Before Tamir Rice Murder (FULL REPORT)

Shocker in Gloomtown, folks – the second cop involved in the fatal shooting of 12-year-old Tamir Rice last November has a history of excessive violence.

by Dylan Hock· · News
Rachel Maddow: The GOP Plan To Take Presidency, Keep House In Four Easy Steps (VIDEOS)

Rachel Maddow: The GOP Plan To Take Presidency, Keep House In Four Easy Steps (VIDEOS)

Why bother trying to win the popular vote when the RedMaps strategy makes rigging elections so easy?

ormer reporter Richard Ellers says he didn't appreciate the thickness of the pollution on Cuyahoga River until he dipped his hand into it. The photo was taken in the 1960s. Photo from The Plain Dealer’s archives.
Today, the Cuyahoga River is central to the redevelopment and urban planning efforts of towns and cities along its banks. Its sparkling water attracts tourists, fishing enthusiasts, kayakers, and other recreational users. Photo from Destination 360.

Clean Water Act Under Attack: Why We Need To Expand And Protect This Landmark Legislation

Before the Clean Water Act of 1972, our waterways were clogged with flammable, toxic sludge. Today, we take clean water for granted … but maybe not for long.

by Elisabeth Parker· · Current Issues, News
Ohio GOP Revives Moribund Bill For Extreme Abortion Ban

Ohio GOP Revives Moribund Bill For Extreme Abortion Ban

The Heartbeat Bill, HB 125 would ban all abortions after the detection of a fetal heartbeat, with no exceptions for rape, incest, or the woman’s health.

by Kimberley Johnson· · News
Noam Chomsky was interviewed for the Boston-based "Matthew Filipowicz Show" on October 1st.

Matthew Filipowicz And Noam Chomsky Dish On Activism And Election 2012 (VIDEO)

Renowned linguist, progressive activist, and MIT Professor Noam Chomsky shared his thoughts on modern-day activism and the 2012 presidential election on the Matthew Filipowicz Show.

by Elisabeth Parker· · Current Issues