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  1. Voices from Kashmir on how Modi's pre-election secular image has taken a hammering.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... to be an Indian, is being dubbed a Pakistani by the Sangh parivar." Mir notes that the BJP is rapidly replacing the Congress in the state. "See their membership drive. Ten years from now, the BJP will have offices in all mohallas and localities of ...

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  2. sexualRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Daily Kos

    ... Republican campaign cliche it is. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , ...

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  3. Why Doesn't The U.S. Have An Annual Car Safety Inspection?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jalopnik

    ... democratic system is that such legislation could never get passed in the first place. What would happen is, Congress would attempt to pass it, but we Americans would rise up, and protest, and demonstrate, and complain about the ineptitude, and ...

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  4. Religious Hate Group Domain Name Expires - Redirected To Hardcore Gay Porn Site - Prayers NeededRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Daily Kos

    ... himself into a heap of trouble. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , Meta ...

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  5. Yechury backs KejriRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Telegraph

    ... chief secretary. Yechury's support to Delhi's Aam Aadmi Party government underscores how the CPM and the Trinamul Congress, bitter adversaries in Bengal, are on the same page on this matter. Trinamul MP Sukhendu Sekhar Roy had targeted the Modi ...

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  6. This week in science: GMOs are PEOPLERead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Daily Kos

    ... what the theologians have to say. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , ...

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  7. Ron DeSantis, a Tea Party Favorite, Becomes First Republican to Enter Senate RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Miami New Times

    ... The National Review rated him the 3rd most conservative congressman from Florida in 2013. Before entering Congress, DeSantis spent time as a legal advisor in the Navy (literally a member of JAG ) and as something of an online conservative columnist. ...

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  8. Obama hosts glitzy state dinner for Japan PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Daily Times

    ... who perhaps stole the show. Joking that he was seriously practicing his historic speech before a joint session of Congress on Wednesday, the first Japanese prime minister to make such an address, Abe said his wife was none too pleased. With Japan's ...

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  9. House Democrats chart path back to majorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Politico

    ... that have similar districts." The group also focused on how Democrats should talk about the Republican-controlled Congress with voters. But Israel said House Democrats could have a softer, more positive message for 2016 than past cycles. "One of the ...

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  10. J&K CM Promises 50 Acres of Land in Valley to Kashmiri PanditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Outlook

    ... reply, Singh also rejected the charge that the Narendra Modi government was "soft" on separatists. As Leader of Congress Mallikarjun Kharge referred to hardcore separatist Masarat Alam, the Home Minister said he was put behind bars immediately after ...

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  11. 50 acres of land for pandits in Kashmir: MuftiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Times of India

    ... reply, Singh also rejected the charge that the Narendra Modi government was "soft" on separatists. As leader of Congress Mallikarjun Kharge referred to hardcore separatist Masarat Alam, the home minister said he was put behind bars immediately after ...

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  12. Historic Preservation Tuesday: Saving buildings vs. 'the right to petition to redress grievances'Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    I joke sometimes that one of the problems of the rights enumerated within the First Amendment of the US Constitution: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances. is that when people learn of "the right to redress grievances" they believe that a petition in and of itself is action, and that signing a petition is action.

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  13. Good Read: 'You Know You're An Obama Voter If You....."Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    ... think lack of adequate regulation is responsible for the home-mortgage meltdown of 2008, rather than a Democratic Congress that (in the name of fairness) made banks give sub-prime mortgages to unqualified lenders. You know you're an Obama voter if ...

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  14. GOP, Increasingly Party of Corporate Elites, White Males, Evangelicals and Israel LobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Make the World a Better Place

    ... Americans are far more concerned about policemen killing Black citizens. Then there were a handful of Blacks in Congress. In 2008, we elected our first Black president. Then gays were routinely beaten and harrassed by police and homophobes. Gay ...

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  15. Maybe Greg Abbott Showed Scott Walker His Framed Collection Of Koch ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    ... terms of legal immigration, how we need to approach that going forward is saying -- the next president and the next Congress need to make decisions about a legal immigration system that's based on, first and foremost, on protecting American workers ...

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  16. Missing from Lok Sabha Capt all praise for resurgent RahulRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    Captain Amarinder Singh, former Punjab chief minister and deputy leader of the Congress in the Lok Sabha, seems to be waging a battle of wits with the party high command. Openly opposing the change of guard in the party from the old to the new, Amarinder had sought the continuance of Sonia Gandhi as the Congress president, saying that at a time when the party's tally in the Lok Sabha had fallen to its lowest-ever of 44 seats, her son and Congress vice-president Rahul needed more experience to take charge.

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  17. Beware campaign feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... against a relapse of the "fever". Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , ...

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  18. ISIS visits the Church of MammonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... alone is probably not meaningful. Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , ...

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  19. Looking for Help from hardcore bloggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... sure appreciate it. Thank you! Consider if one or more of these tags fits your diary: Civil Rights , Community , Congress , Culture , Economy , Education , Elections , Energy , Environment , Health Care , International , Labor , Law , Media , Meta , ...

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  20. Sena needs to stop its vada-pav protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Rediff.com

    ... Rane, the Sena chief minister during the Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party tenure in 1999. He left the Sena to join the Congress and contested the election on that party's ticket. The city and state are not new to the different methods adopted by the Sena ...

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