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This past week, Amnesty International USA observed the  Read More

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We hope Jeremy Meeks has been practicing his catwalk, because he's been offered a modeling contract.   A few weeks ago  Read More

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An Arizona State University professor was arrested last month for jaywalking—and once campus police arrived, things quickly escalated. According… Read More

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Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a much-anticipated decision in the cases of Read More

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The evangelical owners of Hobby Lobby made a fortune selling crafts supplies and made headlines fighting government-mandated birth… Read More

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Look, I’d be lying if I said I gave any f*cks about this show. In fact, I’m watching purely to write about it. This isn’t… Read More

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