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  1. The US/UK Campaign To Demonize Social Media Companies As Terrorist AlliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OpEdNews

    In May, 2013, a British Army soldier, Lee Rigby, was killed on a suburban London street by two Muslim British citizens, who said they were acting to avenge years of killings of innocent Muslims by the British military in, among other places, Afghanistan and Iraq. One of the attackers, Michael Adebolajo, had also been detained and tortured in 2010 in Kenya with the likely complicity of Her Majesty's Government.

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  2. Press Call Advisory: Experts Discuss President Obamaa s Legal...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Center for American Progress

    Please join the Center for American Progress on Monday, December 1, at 1:00 p.m. ET in anticipation of the House Judiciary Committee's " President Obama All-In Against the Constitution " hearing to discuss President Obama's legal authority in relation to his executive actions on immigration. For more information or to RSVP to this call, please contact Tanya S. Arditi at tarditi@americanprogress.org or 202.741.6258.

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  3. Wisc. Police Come To Man's Home, Arrest Him For Calling Them Racists On FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Crooks and Liars

    A federal lawsuit filed by a Wisconsin man alleges that Arena police violated his civil rights by charging him for calling officers racists on Facebook. A federal lawsuit filed by a Wisconsin man alleges that Arena police violated his civil rights by charging him for calling officers racists on Facebook.

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  4. Rep. Molly White's Abortion Story Highlights Why Texans Need Stigma-Free Abortion AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Burnt Orange Report

    The reproductive justice movement movement, and in particular campaigns like One in Three , are making great strides in combating abortion stigma by encouraging women to share their abortion experiences. But as the next legislative session approaches, first-term state representative Molly White is using the story of her abortions to further limit Texans' reproductive choices.

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  5. 11/26/2014Read the original story

    Wednesday | Digby

    NYT: The officer's testimony, delivered without the cross-examination of a trial in the earliest phase of the three-month inquiry, was the only direct account of the fatal encounter. It appeared to form the spine of a narrative that unfolded before the jurors over three months, buttressed, the prosecutors said, by the most credible witnesses, forensic evidence and three autopsies.

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  6. Daily Feminist Cheat SheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Feministing

    "Property damage and looting have been the most effective tools of social progress for white people in America." - Ta-Nehisi Coates "The transcript of the Grand Jury investigation of Officer Darren Wilson's killing of Michael Brown reads like a flip book jumping between the demonological past and the criminological present."

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  7. We Are Still Living with LBJ's LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OpEdNews

    Duluth, Minnesota November 26, 2014: A certain number of years after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy in 1963, books began to appear detailing the excesses of his sexual life. At a still late time, historian Robert Dallek detailed JFK's health history in his book AN UNFINISHED LIFE: JOHN F. KENNEDY .

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  8. Courts or Social Media Witch HuntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OpEdNews

    If Bill Cosby did drug women to have sex with him, he is in the wrong. If he raped women, he is wrong.

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  9. The selling of military Equipment to local and state governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OpEdNews

    Is the selling of military surplus to cities an attempt to suppress people's reaction to oppression ? It almost appears as though the Republicans and US Religious Extremist Conservatives are looking for an American revolution. They are Pro-Gun and appear to have a monopoly on weapons.

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  10. Ukraine-The US Vote at the UN is Holocaust Denial- Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OpEdNews

    The UN vote against the glorification of nazism and nazi figures was a watershed insight into understanding what is going on inside western governments today. labeling the no vote by the US, Canada, and Ukraine at the UN as supporting the glorification of Nazism and Holocaust denial was understatement at the very least. 12 comments

  11. Our Silence Means More Violence: An Open Letter to Fellow White PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OpEdNews

    As White people who aren't seething with racism, we have the duty to show solidarity with our Black brothers and sisters in the aftermath of the Ferguson decision. We have the duty to listen, and not lecture.

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  12. Fuck Chuck Pt. 2Read the original story

    Wednesday | Balloon Juice

    If deficits and debt were supposed to be an actual issue in 2009/2010 instead of a bludgeon against liberal change during the course of a recession that is still competing with the Great Depression, one would think that a program and policy that implements actual structural reforms to the labor market by beginning the slow process of disentangling health insurance and more importantly insurability from employment and reducing the long run costs of a major social welfare program without harming the recipients and beneficiaries of that program, but actually expanding coverage of benefits would be a major policy win that would lead to its sponsors bragging.

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  13. Good News EverybodyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Balloon Juice

    That group - 48 percent of 462,000 who picked a health plan during the week that started Nov. 15 In the first month of last year's sign-up period, slightly over a half-million people completed insurance applications through the federal marketplace, and nearly 30,000 then went on to choose a health plan. The new figures show that this time, in the first week, just over 1 million people completed applications and almost half of them picked a health plan.

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  14. #Ferguson Thanksgiving: A Former Slave Proposed the Holiday 55 Years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Yes! Magazine

    This is a strange year, even an awful one, to celebrate Thanksgiving. A grand jury's refusal to indict Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson has crystallized ugly truths.

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  15. Help me talk to my relatives about Ferguson this ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    I wasn't able to post last Wednesday because I've been pretty busy: the wife and I are closing on our first home soon, but it looks like our first child might be born about a week before. Also, I don't know if you're aware, but there's a holiday season ready to pounce on us all like an obese puma, with all of the joy and frustration that's only natural for the season.

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  16. It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That "Bling"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    In 1931 the immortal Duke Ellington gave us the song It Don't Mean a Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing . Of course in my house swing translates into bling since Pixie loves bling.

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  17. Fed up with FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    Some of the people on dailykos.com are as fact-challenged as the conservative right. And also otherwise challenged.

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  18. Getting shot 6 times out of 12 "by Training"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    Minus the GSW in the hand, Five remaining shots entered in a pattern from the front, regardless of whether the hands were up, there is only one witness who nearly a football field's distance away testifies that any "charge" was made by Brown at Wilson which could actually be the falling forward of Brown. At 290 pounds, falling forward seems more likely and we know that he was dead before he hit the pavement.

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  19. New CNN poll: Americans overwhelmingly support Obama's action on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    If there's one thing we've seen over and over from all sorts of pollsters, it's that Americans are very positive on the idea of immigration reform. So it's no surprise that a new poll from CNN/ORC of adult Americans confirms exactly that, finding strong support for the plan Barack Obama announced last week to halt deportations of undocumented immigrants : Q : A major part of Obama's new policy changes will allow some immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally to stay here temporarily and apply for a work permit if they have children who are U.S. citizens.

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  20. The "Vela" MysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    In late 1979, an American "Vela" spy satellite picked up a mysterious bright flash near Antarctica. Since then, experts have debated what "The Vela Incident" really was--a meteorite? An illegal nuclear weapons test? A malfunctioning satellite sensor? An exploded UFO? Today the mystery still remains unsolved.

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