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by Annie Waldman ProPublica, Sep. 22, 2015, 11:33 a.m. Pope Francis has made serving the poor a central tenet of his papacy. “Wealth makes us poor,” he told Cuban worshippers on Sunday,...

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WTSP in Miami, Florida is reporting that a troubled Hialeah Gardens police officer is now likely in a lot more trouble. Last week, motorist Gary Nelson saw a silver Nissan “weaving in and out...

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By analogy, blaming it all on Eichmann while giving Hitler a pass The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence has been taking bows for being the guardian of American law, decency, and character....

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by Megan Hamilton In the seemingly never-ending harassment, intimidation, and outright murder of African-Americans by those who are supposedly sworn to “Serve and to protect” one case, largely ignored by the media, stands...

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Elizabeth Lauten’s personal attack on Sasha and Malia Obama was not an accident.  She had plenty of time to think about what kind of response it would garner before she chiseled it...

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The GOP continues its game of blame the victim, this time in the form of Tea Party extremist and Koch brothers beneficiary Glenn Grothman, calling programs aimed at helping low-income Americans “bribes” to...

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Multiple sources including The Daily Mail are reporting that Elizabeth Lauten, the Republican congressional aide that ignited a firestorm on social media for ripping the first daughters Sasha and Malia Obama for lacking “class,”...

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File this one under: BADASS As controversy continues to swirl around the shooting death of unarmed black teen Michael Brown by Ferguson Missouri police officer Darren Wilson – who was not indicted...

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Earlier this month, white working class Americans provided the margin for GOP victory in the election and now, as those Republicans prepare to take office, the screwing of those working class Americans...

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Mother Jones – the lead source for this story – has issued a retraction that reads: This story included erroneous information. Waterford, NY, fire chief Donald Baldwin was not the commenter in...

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