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Under Mississippi ‘Personhood’ Law Ectopic Pregnancies Couldn’t Be Terminated

Under Mississippi ‘Personhood’ Law Ectopic Pregnancies Couldn’t Be Terminated

As soon as that sperm hits the egg, watch out – according to the pending Mississippi ‘personhood’ law, Proposition 26, a human has just been created and any harm to that ‘human’ would be deemed murder.

by Julie Driscoll· · News
Trump Defends Cindy Hyde-Smith ‘Hanging’ Comment Because Of Course He Does

Trump Defends Cindy Hyde-Smith ‘Hanging’ Comment Because Of Course He Does

Surprising absolutely no one who has been paying attention for the last three years, our white nationalist president has decided to double-down on his support of a US Senate candidate who “joked” about her eagerness to attend a “public hanging” (read: lynching). “Cindy Hyde-Smith is a spectacular woman. She’s a […]

by Matt Osborne· · News
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US Senate Candidate Cindy ‘Public Hanging’ Hyde-Smith Wears A Confederate Hat

Cindy Hyde-Smith, the Republican US Senate candidate from Mississippi, keeps showing us who she really is. In the last two weeks, Hyde-Smith has told us how much she enjoys attending a “public hanging” (read: lynching), then adamantly refused to explain her statement; she also told (white) students at Mississippi State […]

by Matt Osborne· · Current Issues, News
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Cindy Hyde-Smith Is Not Funny Because She Is Not Really Joking

Do not let anyone gaslight you. Cindy Hyde-Smith, the Republican candidate for Mississippi’s US Senate seat, wants to make it harder for black students to vote. She says she was only joking, but nobody was laughing. That’s because voter suppression is not funny, it is a serious thing that Republicans […]

by Matt Osborne· · Current Issues
Stacey Abrams Shuts Down Meghan McCain After Gun Control Question (VIDEO)

Stacey Abrams Shuts Down Meghan McCain After Gun Control Question (VIDEO)

Meghan McCain tried to paint Stacey Abrams as a crazy gun-grabbing liberal. But Abrams wasn’t having it.

by Mindy Fischer· · Current Issues, News
Judge Who Barred A Mom From Seeing Her Baby For A Year Over Unpaid Fees Resigns

Judge Who Barred A Mom From Seeing Her Baby For A Year Over Unpaid Fees Resigns

He’s everything that’s wrong with the justice system.

SACRAMENTO, CA - MAY 11:  California Gov. Jerry Brown speaks to reporters during a news conference where he revealed his revised California State budget on May 11, 2017 in Sacramento, California. California Gov. Jerry Brown unveiled a revised, $180 billion budget proposal.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tired Of Bigotry, California Enacts Travel Ban To Trump Country

The ban is a reaction to past and recent legislation that would allow people to discriminate against LGBTQ people wanting to adopt and foster children among other forms of discrimination.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 03:  Donald Trump Jr. gives a thumbs-up after a get-out-the-vote rally for his father, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, at Ahern Manufacturing on November 3, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Trump Jr. urged people to vote for his father during early voting, which ends on November 4 in the battleground state, and on Election Day November 8.  (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)

While Trying To Brag Trump Jr Accidentally Showed How Sexist Republicans Are And Now He’s Frantic

This is what your brain looks like on right-wing media.

by Jameson Parker· · News
NC Students Terrorize Minorities In Disgusting KKK Video; Their Punishment Is Shockingly Light

NC Students Terrorize Minorities In Disgusting KKK Video; Their Punishment Is Shockingly Light

These kids should be arrested for this.

by Shannon Barber· · News
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 15:  Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks at the Magnet Schools Of America Conference on February 15, 2017 in Washington, DC. DeVos addressed a recent protest at a public school she visited in Washington, DC last week following her controversial nomination to the post by President Donald Trump.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Betsy DeVos: Black Colleges That Came From Jim Crow Are Models Of ‘School Choice’

Trump’s education secretary doesn’t just have trouble with grammar. Apparently, she struggles with American history as well.

by April Hamlin· · News
Betsy DeVos Gets WRECKED After Praising Segregated Schools As ‘Pioneers Of School Choice’ (TWEETS)

Betsy DeVos Gets WRECKED After Praising Segregated Schools As ‘Pioneers Of School Choice’ (TWEETS)

This is appalling!

by John Prager· · News
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Trump’s Voter Fraud ‘Expert’ Just DISPROVED His Own Voter Fraud Argument In The Most Ironic Way Possible

And yet, we’re supposed to trust this guy when he says voter fraud is rampant?

by Rika Christensen· · News
Racist Trump Supporters Lose Their Sh*t Over State Farm Ad Featuring Interracial Couple

Racist Trump Supporters Lose Their Sh*t Over State Farm Ad Featuring Interracial Couple

White racists launched a war against State Farm insurance company for posting an image of a black man proposing to a white woman.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Hateful Letter To Food Bank PROVES We Need Food Stamps (IMAGE)

Hateful Letter To Food Bank PROVES We Need Food Stamps (IMAGE)

The ability to eat should not depend on scum like this.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
REPORT: Civil Rights Groups Say Voter Suppression Is Responsible For Trump’s Win

REPORT: Civil Rights Groups Say Voter Suppression Is Responsible For Trump’s Win

While voter suppression is hardly the only factor responsible for Trump’s win, it very well may have been what tipped the scales in his favor.

by April Hamlin· · News
Trump Supporters Just DESTROYED A Black Church In The Most Disrespectful Way (TWEETS)

Trump Supporters Just DESTROYED A Black Church In The Most Disrespectful Way (TWEETS)

This is terrifying. What WON’T these people do?

by Vera· · News
Trump Fan Openly Admits To Planning ‘Assassination On’ Hillary ‘If She’s Elected’ (IMAGES)

Trump Fan Openly Admits To Planning ‘Assassination On’ Hillary ‘If She’s Elected’ (IMAGES)

Hello, Secret Service? We have another one for you to visit.

BILOXI, MS - JANUARY 03:  A man walks through town on January 3, 2016 in Biloxi, Mississippi. According to the US Census Bureau, Mississippi is the nation's poorest state with a median income of $39,680. The city of Biloxi has struggled to make progress after the devastating flooding from Hurricane Katrina in 2005.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

These Banks Are Fighting The Cycle Of Poverty In Places The Major Banks Won’t Go

This is one way to help end institutionalized poverty and racism.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
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One Of Trump’s Closest Allies Just Called For Banning Women And Poor People From Voting (AUDIO)

This is why no one should vote for a Republican ever again. Period.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Catholic Insurance Company Refused To Allow Woman With IUD To Be Treated

Catholic Insurance Company Refused To Allow Woman With IUD To Be Treated

The right to discriminate supersedes the right to live. This is the world brought to you by Republicans.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News