Nevada Senator Kelvin Atkinson Comes Out

Nevada Senator Kelvin Atkinson Comes Out

by Slate

In 2002, the very early days of the gay marriage backlash -- after Hawaii, before Massachusetts -- Nevada voters solidly approved… Read More

Rhode Island to Legalize Gay Marriage

Rhode Island to Legalize Gay Marriage

by #teamEBONY

Rhode Island is on a path to becoming the 10th state to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry after a landmark vote in the state's… Read More

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Fast Food and Retail Workers Strike in Chicago

by Colorlines

Hundreds of Chicago fast food and retails workers walked off the job Wednesday morning in a one-day strike to demand wage hikes and… Read More

Is This the Immigration Reform We’ve Been Waiting For?

Is This the Immigration Reform We’ve Been Waiting For?

by France François

Last week, the Senate’s bipartisan Gang of Eight released an immigration reform bill to cautious praise and protest alike from both immigration… Read More

Women Mistaken for Chris Dorner (and Shot at by LAPD) Will Get $4.2 Million

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by The Atlantic

Margie Carranza, 47, and her 71-year-old mother, Emma Hernandez, had more than 100 rounds of bullets pumped into their blue pickup truck on… Read More

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Desmond Tutu in Hospital

by #teamEBONY

A South African foundation says retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has checked into a Cape Town hospital for treatment of a persistent… Read More

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What The?! This Week

There are some things that happen in the news that simple defy words and all you can say is, "What The?!" 4/24… Read More

Rush Limbaugh Thinks 'Lovable' Photos of Tsarnaev & Trayvon Are a Conspiracy

Limbaugh Compares Marathon Bomber to Trayvon Martin

by The Atlantic

Rush Limbaugh sees a media conspiracy to "define deviancy down" by portraying Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as an adorable kid… Read More

Charges dropped against Miss. man in ricin case as FBI searches second home

Feds Search Second Home in Ricin Case

by The Washington Post

Authorities dropped… Read More

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5 Ways to Stress Less Over Finals

by Andrea Peterson

The mere mention of the word “finals” can send many students into a tailspin. It is not uncommon for students to… Read More

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