NYPD Officer Told Innocent 13-Year-Old To ‘Stop Crying Like A Little Girl’ During Stop And Frisk

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During the second week of testimony on New York City’s controversial stop-and-frisk program, an officer admitted to detaining… Read More

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Nelson Mandela was back in the hospital for the third time in four months Thursday, and the 94-year-old former… Read More

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Richard P. Loving and his wife, Mildred, pose in this Jan. 26, 1965, file photograph.

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The Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments this week to determine the constitutionality of gay marriage.  On Tuesday, the Read More

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What Next If The Supreme Court Decides Not to Rule on Prop 8

by Slate

The early (and, again, we stress early) analysis of this morning's Supreme Court hearing on Proposition 8 suggests… Read More

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