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"Opportunity for All"

"Opportunity for All"

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Opportunity for all. That was the theme of President Obama’s 6th State of the Union… Read More

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Nigerians by and large are against homosexuality—that much can be said for sure. So when the government passed a sweeping… Read More

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This year, former Alaska governor and current idiot whisk Sarah Palin has opted to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr Day by embarrassing… Read More

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In 2012, rich conservatives spent billions of dollars in order to defeat Barack Obama, and if that didn't work at least a bunch… Read More

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In front of a predominately White audience last week, Sen. Rand Paul did his part in the Republicans’ national rebranding effort… Read More

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