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Toronto Citizens Fear For What Rob Ford Will Do Next

Rob Ford, Toronto mayor, drug addict, and alcoholic is now allegedly being charged with domestic abuse charges among other things.
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Rob Ford, Toronto mayor, drug addict, and alcoholic is now allegedly being charged with domestic abuse charges among other things.

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Twitter IPO And Defanged STOCK Act Has House Ethics Committee Worried About Corruption

Gutting the STOCK Act means that members of Congress could buy shares in Twitter's IPO, and it could be a long time before the public knew it. Image: JoshSemans

Twitter is the latest social media platform to go public. Its IPO is slated to run $23 to $25 per share, for about 70 million shares. They expect to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. However, the Congressional Ethics Committee is nervous about it because of […]

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A Woman For President In 2016? Democrats Have A Choice Of Four

A Woman For President In 2016? Democrats Have A Choice Of Four

Not just one woman, but four, are possible Democratic candidates for president in 2016 according to the Christian Science Monitor (CSM).

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Why The Race Issue Still Heavily Influences American Politics

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We like to think of ourselves as a post-racial nation, but we’re not. Not even close. The race issue is still very much alive and affecting our politics.

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Paper Tiger Politics: Conservative Pundit Admits Republicans Lie About Everything (VIDEO)

Photo from Ben Domenech's facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/BenDomenech1

Did right-wing pundit Ben Domenech just tell MSNBC’s Chris Hayes the GOP is built on a foundation of lies? Here’s a moment the liberal media missed.

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Mitch McConnell Lies And Distorts His Record In Attempt To Manipulate Women Voters

Mitch McConnell Lies And Distorts His Record In Attempt To Manipulate Women Voters

Just how stupid does Mitch McConnell think women are? Judging by his new ‘Women For Team Mitch’ campaign, the answer is ‘plenty.’ McConnell’s new pitch for the vote of Kentucky women — in his bid for re-election to the Senate — is so full of lies and distortions, he must […]

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Game Of Thrones Politics: Republicans Attempt To Oust Obama (VIDEO)

The fact that an elected member of Congress is wasting his time pursuing legal action for impeachment is not only ridiculous, but bad for the country. Image of Rep. Kerry Bentivolio @ BrunchNews

The fact that an elected member of Congress is wasting his time pursuing legal action for impeachment is not only ridiculous, but bad for the country.

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Harry Potter Fans More Politically Active, More Likely To Hold Liberal Views, Says New Book

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Why does this professor think Millennials dislike George Bush and the GOP because they grew up reading ‘Harry Potter’ books?

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Hillary Clinton Starts New Speech Tour — Are You Ready For Clinton 2016?

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Hillary Clinton’s new speech tour is off and running. Despite recent attacks, Clinton and her super-PAC ‘Ready for Hillary’ are hitting the ground early.

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RNC Chair Won’t Sit Still For Hillary Clinton Pictures

RNC Chair Won’t Sit Still For Hillary Clinton Pictures

Reince Priebus is still fighting against the release of a movie on Hillary Clinton’s life, revealing that the RNC is in the fight of their life.

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Jimmy Fallon & Lewis Black Slam Kentucky & Texas

Jimmy Fallon & Lewis Black Slam Kentucky & Texas

Over the past week Rand Paul and Chris Christie got into a much televised spat over who spends what and who is the welfare state, bringing home the bacon.

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These Two Anti-Abortion Protesters Should NOT Have Harassed This Man’s Wife (VIDEO)

These Two Anti-Abortion Protesters Should NOT Have Harassed This Man’s Wife (VIDEO)

‘You make people that are already upset, on the worst day of their lives, feel even worse.’

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Missouri GOP Senator Wonders: “Is Liberalism A Mental Disorder?” Here’s His Answer

Photo of Senator Brian Nieves (R-MOron) from KDSK 5.

In September 2010, this guy pulled out a gun and threatened to kill a political opponent’s campaign director. And he says liberals have a mental disorder.

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50 Things Young People Say About Why They Don’t Participate In Politics (VIDEO)

Image screen captured from the documentary, A Young People's Politics

The Republican-dominated media loves making us think participating in politics is futile. Are they worried we might start fixing things?

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College Students Confront NSA Recruiters On Language Abuses

NSA employees only think as much as they're paid to, otherwise these two snake oil salespeople would have been better prepared to answer questions. Image @ BusinessInsider

NSA employees only think as much as they’re paid to, otherwise these two snake oil salespeople would have been better prepared to answer questions.

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Liz Cheney Stabs Father’s Friend In The Back With Her Dad’s Help

Liz Cheney and Dad. Image by Doug Kapustin  @ USA Today

it’s hard to see how the party could be surprised by the Cheney development. After all, what can you expect from the family of a Dick?

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Stand Your Ground: Racism’s Newest Institution

Stand Your Ground: Racism’s Newest Institution

The Zimmerman trial is done. Tensions are high, and a great many people are fed up. But now that we know what we’re up against, where do we go from here?

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Local News Stations Targets For Big Companies Looking To Profit From Political Spending

Local News Stations Targets For Big Companies Looking To Profit From Political Spending

Media corporatization and consolidation is well nigh complete, and the targets right now are news stations in swing states.

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Sen Lindsey Graham Believes Government Isn’t The Answer To Safety, Unless It Applies To Domestic Surveillance

Sen Lindsey Graham Believes Government Isn’t The Answer To Safety, Unless It Applies To Domestic Surveillance

In an interesting contradiction, Graham claims there’s precedent for censoring the mail, but ignores precedents for stronger firearms legislation.

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‘It Doesn’t Get Any Worse Than’ Current IRS Scandal, Says Reince Priebus; Here Are 5 GOP Scandals That Are

‘It Doesn’t Get Any Worse Than’ Current IRS Scandal, Says Reince Priebus; Here Are 5 GOP Scandals That Are

It doesn’t get any worse than the IRS scandal? Reince Priebus needs to reread—or learn—our recent history.

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