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After Listening To Women, Longtime Anti-Abortion Congressman Becomes Pro-Choice

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A six term congressman and lifelong opponent of abortion rights has finally changed his mind, and all it took was for him to start talking with and listening to women.

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Republican Governor Lies About Abraham Lincoln To Hate On Taxes, Gets Fact Checked Hard

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In a pathetic attempt to drum animosity towards taxes, Ohio’s Republican governor literally put non-existent words in Abraham Lincoln’s mouth. Politifact rated this action as “Pants on Fire!” And apparently he doesn’t know that Lincoln instituted one of the first progressive taxes in order to pay for the Civil War.

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The Supreme Court Has Agreed To Hear Same Sex Marriage Case–Landmark Ruling Expected

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The Supreme Court will address two questions. The answers will be heard around the world.

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White Kids Riot Over Football Game. Because White People Are Stupid (VIDEO)

White Kids Riot Over Football Game. Because White People Are Stupid (VIDEO)

Black people riot over real problems like oppression and police brutality. White people riot over stupid crap like college football.

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Shocking New Footage Of Tamir Rice Shooting: It’s Even Worse Than We Thought (VIDEO)

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It’s horrific enough that cops shot and killed this 12-year-old boy for playing with his BB gun, but this? Disgraceful.

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GOP Senator Flat Out LIES About Keystone XL Pipeline, And Fox Lets Him Get Away With It (VIDEO)

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Sen. Rob Portman tells shameless lies about KXL. But really, that’s beside the point.

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Yet Another Transgender Teen Commits Suicide Due To Fundamentalist Christian Hate

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Another transgender teen is dead after years of abuse at the hands of her fundamentalist Christian parents. Please do not let her death be in vain. Get involved and help prevent tragedies like this.

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3.1 Million Workers Get A Well Deserved Raise As Minimum Wage Increases On Jan. 1st (VIDEO)

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Are you getting a well deserved raise on January 1st?

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Guess Who Took A BB Gun Off A Walmart Shelf, Loaded It, Ran Around Shooting, And Lived?

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Two white men walk into a Walmart, remove a BB gun from its packaging, load it, and begin shooting up the store. Both men were arrested without incident, yet John Crawford is still dead. What could the difference be?

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Ohio Conservative ‘Christians’ Freak Out Over Homeowner’s Zombie Nativity Scene, Threatens Lawsuit (VIDEO)

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Conservative “Christians” in one Ohio town are throwing a hissy fit after a man put up a zombie themed Nativity scene in front of his home.

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Muslim Inmate Sues Jail For Making Her Attend Christian Church Service

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“The government can’t tell you what god to pray to or to pray at all.”

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Christian Student Whines Because School Takes Down Ten Commandments Plaque To Avoid Costly Lawsuits (VIDEO)

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A religious student at the school apparently doesn’t care about the education of all the students and instead wants the school to risk a costly legal battle by placing a Ten Commandments plaque back on the premises.

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5 Ohio Cops Accused Of Racist Text Messages: ‘I Hate N*ggers. That Is All’ (VIDEO)

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You won’t believe this sheriff’s response when he discovered the racist text messages.

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‘Guns Aren’t Toys’: Police Chief Defends Fatal Shooting Of Child Holding A Fake Gun

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On the same day a grand jury announced Officer Darren Wilson would not be charged in the shooting of Michael Brown, an Ohio police chief defended the senseless killing of another black child.

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Police ‘Riot Training’ Fails Spectacularly; Tear Gasses Nearby Elem. School, Destroys Three Squad Cars

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Police training exercise goes incredibly off the rails after officers get into multiple car accident, tear gas local elementary school.

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Why Democrats May Never Win Back The House In One Chart (VIDEO)

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For Pennsylvania and Michigan, Democrats got more votes than Republicans, yet because of redistricting, Republicans took more than twice as many seats.

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Police Investigating Horrific Clip of Teen Choking and Throwing Cat (VIDEO)

Police Investigating Horrific Clip of Teen Choking and Throwing Cat (VIDEO)

A teen’s video showing him choking and throwing a cat has gone viral, leading to an investigation.

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Released – Video Shows Police Officers Shooting Man With A Toy Gun In Walmart (VIDEO)

Released – Video Shows Police Officers Shooting Man With A Toy Gun In Walmart (VIDEO)

Video evidence has been released in the shooting death of John Crawford, clearly showing that the officers executed the man for holding a toy.

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Grand Jury Decides Officers In Ohio Walmart Slaying Will Not Be Charged

Grand Jury Decides Officers In Ohio Walmart Slaying Will Not Be Charged

The Grand Jury simply did not bother to review the evidence, and declared its decision today. Jury tampering, or a prosecution which did not wish to charge cops?

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Ohio Bus Driver Kicks Woman To The Curb Because Of A Broken Flip-Flop, Then Someone Rapes Her (VIDEO)

Ohio Bus Driver Kicks Woman To The Curb Because Of A Broken Flip-Flop, Then Someone Rapes Her (VIDEO)

The actions of a bus driver in Ohio led to the rape of a woman early Saturday morning near the campus of Ohio State University.

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