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Study: Prosecutors Exclude Blacks From Juries Because They ‘Lower The Conviction Rate’

Study: Prosecutors Exclude Blacks From Juries Because They ‘Lower The Conviction Rate’

Prosecutors want more of the middle aged white jurors who are willing to convict on things like circumstantial evidence and skin color.

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Coca-Cola Takes Lesson From The GOP, Buys Scientists To Shift Obesity Blame Away From Sugar

Coca-Cola Takes Lesson From The GOP, Buys Scientists To Shift Obesity Blame Away From Sugar

Coca-Cola is buying its own science to dispute a recent viral look of the effects of the sugary drink. You won’t believe how ridiculous it sounds.

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The New Mass Extinction: Glaciers Are Melting Faster Than Ever

The New Mass Extinction: Glaciers Are Melting Faster Than Ever

There is no room for glaciers in the Anthropocene.

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Watch What Happens When Ordinary People Try To Use A Gun For Self Defense (VIDEO)

Watch What Happens When Ordinary People Try To Use A Gun For Self Defense (VIDEO)

This video destroys one of the NRA’s biggest lies.

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Research Suggests That Even Mild Air Pollution Can Cause Brain Deterioration

Research Suggests That Even Mild Air Pollution Can Cause Brain Deterioration

Maybe this is why Republicans want to destroy the EPA.

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Sorry, Poor People — New Study Proves The Wealthy Literally Live Longer (IMAGES)

Sorry, Poor People — New Study Proves The Wealthy Literally Live Longer (IMAGES)

The system is set up for those at the top to thrive and keep thriving, and those at the bottom to struggle and die off.

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Defense Dept. Concludes No Association Between Deployment And Higher Suicide Rates In Military

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Published online by JAMA Psychiatry, Wednesday, the study looked at 32,000 deaths out of the 3.9 million listed military members between 2001 and 2009.

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This New Study Proves Human Activity Is Causing Climate Change — With Visual Evidence

This New Study Proves Human Activity Is Causing Climate Change — With Visual Evidence

Climate deniers are about to get their Underoos in a bunch, but it’ll be fun to see them try to squirm their way out of this direct evidence.

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New Harvard Study Concludes Bleeding-Heart Liberals Beat Conservatives In Longevity All Day Long

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The recent study’s results were actually quite a surprise considering past research.

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Bill Maher PSA For ‘Openly Secular’ Asks Non-Religious To Come Out Of The Closet (VIDEO)

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Studies show that Americans trust atheists as much as rapists. Bill Maher & Openly Secular are helping people overcome prejudice and realize you can be… Good Without God.

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Study: Greatest Terrorism Threat In America Not Al Qaeda, It’s Right-Wing Sovereign Citizens

Study: Greatest Terrorism Threat In America Not Al Qaeda, It’s Right-Wing Sovereign Citizens

Radical right-wing groups who refuse to recognize the authority of the federal government, like those who flocked to Bundy Ranch and now parade around the U.S.-Mexico border, represent the clearest threat to their communities, even more so than Islamic terrorists or white supremacist groups. That’s the takeaway from a new landmark […]

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20 Percent Of Central U.S. Earthquakes Caused By 4 Fracking Sites (VIDEO)

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According to a recent study conducted by several top-notch American universities, only four wastewater wells in Oklahoma are responsible for 20 percent of all earthquakes in the central United States.

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Pesticides Linked To Gigantic Leap In Autism

Pesticides Linked To Gigantic Leap In Autism

One in every 88 babies born today will have autism. A new study may have found a link to the rise of industrial pesticides.

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You Know How I Know You’re Gay? You’re Homophobic (VIDEO)

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Why is Duck Dynasty’s patriarch — along with so many of his fellow right-wingers — so homophobic? A study shows he might have a deep, dark secret.

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Libertarian Think Tank Conducts Welfare Study, Publishes Highly Misleading And Illogical Results

Libertarian Think Tank Conducts Welfare Study, Publishes Highly Misleading And Illogical Results

To start with, the study is a lie. Although the information isn’t completely false, the presentation of it is so misleading that it erases any real use of the data.

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Obamacare Saves $147 Million For Newly Insured Young Adults And U.S. Taxpayers

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Of course Obamacare haters in the insurance industry and amongst their sulking allies in the GOP don’t think this is good news. But who cares about them?

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Democrats Are Three Times More Likely To Tell Truth Than GOP, Study Reveals

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At this moment, Republicans have noses that even Pinocchio would be ashamed of, but they’re not only liars, they’re hypocrites too.

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Conservatives Hate Conservation: Studies Prove They’ll Reject Products Labeled As ‘Energy-Efficient’

How to get a conservative to buy green? Don’t tell them it’s green; image@FactsCoExist

You’d think anyone would lean toward energy-efficient products but studies say that’s not so; they won’t buy ‘green’ if they don’t buy climate change.

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Science Versus Conservatism: Science Wins Again, Study Disproves Another Talking Point

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Conservatives are wrong, and science shows them to be wrong.

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Study Reveals Shocking Income Inequality In the U.S. (VIDEO)

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David Pakman discusses a study that asked Americans how we think income is distributed in our country, and found our answers were incredibly wrong.

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