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Ferguson Protests Influence Actions on Mizzou Campus

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U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that the Justice Department will begin to implement a strategy seeking… Read More

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Last week, the Supreme Court rendered its decision on Schuette v. BAMN, which upheld the Michigan ban on affirmative… Read More

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One Out of Every 25 Death Row Inmates Innocent

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Study shows that 4% of death row inmates are innocent.  A new study published in the Proceedings of the National… Read More

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The Growing Evil of Boko Haram

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Nigerian terrorist organization Boko Haram expanding in reach, evil.  Much like the straggling members… Read More

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The performance-artist formerly known as Governor Sarah Palin has delivered her monthly quota of  'shock and aw, naw,'… Read More

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Air Pollution Is Racist, Too

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Mother Jones reports that a new study reveals troubling information about how air pollution disproportionately impacts people… Read More

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43 Shot, 5 Killed in Bloody Chicago Weekend

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Despite historically brutal winters, many Chicagoans have come to fear warmer temperatures. For as the mercury rises, so do crime… Read More

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