Why Hillary?

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For the history books: 41. Bush 42. Clinton 43. Bush 44. Obama It's nearly certain that number 45 will read either Clinton or Bush. Do you have any idea how idiotic we're gonna look to future generations? I have a...More

Help Albinos in Africa Get Asylum in the United States

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Albinos in East Africa have been persecuted based on the belief that certain body parts of albinistic people can transmit magical powers. Such superstition has been promulgated and exploited by witch doctors and others who use such body parts as ingredients in rituals, concoctions and potions with the claim that their magic will bring prosperity to the user ("muti" or medicine murder).

It's time to call on the leaders in the U.S. Congress and Senate to provide protection and if need be Asylum in the U.S.

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Will You Join the Fight for $15 on April 15? (with poll)

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Fast food workers, Wal Mart Workers, and far too many others have been fighting for a wage increase for years. The last time the minimum wage was raised was on July 24, 2009! Think back on how much the prices...More

GOP clown car 2016 gets underway...

PA-Sen: Tell Pat Toomey (R) To Stop Playing Politics With Women's Lives

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Happy Friday to you all! Before you embark on your Holiday weekend, I wanted to pass along this e-mail I received from Keystone Progress regarding Tea Party U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R. PA): The Senate has one last chance to...More

Jimmy Fallon and Michelle Obama Makes #momdance Go Viral!

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First Lady Michelle Obama appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night to again promote her “Let’s Move!” initiative and celebrate the organization’s fifth anniversary. To the First Lady's and Jimmy Fallon's credit they helped the hashtag #momdance...More

Zeus and Sisyphus

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In the Albert Camus version of The Myth of Sisyphus the author has Zeus condemn the truth-telling king to a never-ending cycle of hard work, psychologically justified by the illusion of scaling the heights that he would forever ascend. For...More

Neoconservative Nihilism is Alive and Well

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Today’s New York Times Op-Ed column by former US Ambassador John Bolton reminds us that neoconservative policy forces are alive and well and pressing hard for more, not less, violent, global conflict. Specifically, Bolton calls for US bombing of Iran,...More

Top Comments: F**k Cancer Edition

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While watching the outstanding Ken Burns documentary, Cancer: The Emperor of all Maladies on PBS, I was reminded of all the people we're lost to that horror. Most recently our dear friend Cedwyn who I met and spent time with...More

IN-Sen: Al Franken (D. MN) Encourages David Letterman To Run For Senate

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I grew up in a David Letterman household and while I'm excited for Stephen Colbert to be taking over, I am sad to see Letterman hang it up. Being a native of the Hoosier state, Letterman had some harsh words...More

Exodus and Easter from Indiana to Iran

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In response to Indiana’s anti-LGBT legislation, businesses threatened such an Exodus that Pharaoh Pence is changing his tune. The outcry in Arkansas was so loud that Hutchinson couldn’t play Pontius Pilate — realizing he’d be stained by discrimination, he sent...More

M198 rules !! Coalition occupies Tikrit for a dozen casualties. 200 ISIS dead, no in-city prisoners

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Of course the Department of Defense claimed this is "with American help." A handful of smart missiles hit targets, but the big help was the old M198 155mm field guns. The contested area was the southwest section of the city...More

Does New York City's Shotspotter Program Violate The Fourth Amendment Of The Bill Of Rights - Right to Privacy?

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The NYPD introduced a new technology Monday that pinpoints the sound of gunfire to provide cops with real-time locations when bullets fly. The ShotSpotter system uses sensors to triangulate the place of a shooting and quickly alert police — even...More

Upside Downtrodden - episode 111

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EPISODE 111 TOPIC: SUSTAINABILITY EPISODE 111 SEGMENTS: JUSTWORTHY CAUSE - THWINK.ORG, DEAD TO THE WORLD, WORDS TO LIVE BY We live in a world of make-believe, institutionalized by man-made systems of control which seek to disparage, undermine, and enslave society...More

Coalition retakes Tikrit. A dozen casualties. 200 ISIS dead, no in-city prisoners

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Of course the Department of Defense claimed this is "with American help." The contested area was the southwest section of the city. The battle plan formed up a couple weeks ago as a standard Surround-and-Annihilate system. Militias were coordinated to...More

What would Jesus do?

Pence Pandering Backfires!

Illinois Poll Shows Strong Opposition to Fracking

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Nearly half of Illinois voters oppose fracking, according to a new poll by the Simon Institute . The statewide poll reveals 48.6% oppose fracking while only 31.8% believe it should be encouraged, even if there are economic benefits. Opponents outnumber...More

If Reince Priebus Wants to Talk About HRCs Private E-Mail Account, Let Him Start with Scott Walkers

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Republicans are very busy creating an enormous conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton's private email account. Reince Priebus, head of the Republican Party even says it's a "criminal act" despite the fact that she turned over 55,000 emails. On top of...More

Indiana Religious Freedom Law Intent. A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words

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If you are wonder what was the intent of the Religious Freedom Law past in Indiana a few days ago. Take a look at the signing ceremony attendees! Full Picture: Thanks to @EricWolfson for creating this image! It's really hard...More

Hillary will wear the pants in the White House

Should the NCAA move the Final Four and Championship game to another state in protest to the Indiana Religious Freedom law?

Yes
95% (524 votes)
No
2% (15 votes)
Not Sure
1% (8 votes)
I don't know enough about the law
0% (2 votes)
Total votes: 546

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Chapter 9. Religious Freedom Restoration Sec. 1. This chapter applies to all governmental entity statutes, ordinances, resolutions, executive or administrative orders, regulations, customs, and usages, including the implementation or application thereof, regardless of whether they were enacted, adopted, or initiated...More

So-called "religious liberty" bills offer right to discriminate in public businesses

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Groking NeoCon propaganda: Yemen's Sunnis tolerate al-Qaeda. So now al-Q's enemies are bad guys !?

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Saudis flying American jet fighters are attacking targets at Sana'a, the capital of Yemen. They also hit other sites across the western half of the country. At least 27 civilians have been killed, probably more. None of the targets connect...More

Top Comments: Not All Spam is Bad Edition

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No, this isn't the Spam I'm talking about Sometimes spam is hilarious. We've all had to deal with a variety of unwanted ads, offers, and bogus emails since the inception and popularity of the internet. Some email services, like the...More

Groking NeoCon propaganda: Yemen's Sunnis tolerate al-Qaeda. So Houthi Shia are now the bad guys !?

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Saudis flying American jet fighters are attacking targets at Sana'a, the capital of Yemen. They also hit other sites across the western half of the country. At least 27 civilians have been killed, probably more. None of the targets connect...More

Florida Has a Plan to Eliminate Public Education

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This is surreal in almost mind boggling consequences. Pretty soon the only children attending public school will be the poorest of the poor and the teachers will be anyone willing to work for slave wages IMO. http://www.tampabay.com/... Diverting......the name of...More

Groking NeoCon propaganda: their "Iranium" documentary film. Damning Iran and Shia Islam everywhere

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Netanyahu's speech. The vast network of American propaganda outlets devoting resources to demonizing Iran. Casting the Syrian and Iranian governments, Shi'ia Lebanese, Shi'ia anybody/anywhere as crazed mad men -- where did it come from? - - Wonderful example of propaganda...More

Groking NeoCon propaganda: the "Iranium" documentary film

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Netanyahu's speech. The vast network of American propaganda outlets devoting resources to demonizing Iran. Casting the Syrian and Iranian governments, Shi'ia Lebanese, Shi'ia anybody/anywhere as crazed mad men -- where did it come from? - - Wonderful example of propaganda...More

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