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Senate Democrats Will Try to Bring Back the Assault Weapons Ban

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Democratic lawmakers said Sunday that military-style assault weapons should be banned and that a national commission… Read More

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Obama in Newtown: "We Can’t Tolerate This Anymore"

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On July 21, I had the honor of speaking at SlutWalk… Read More

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Virginia College Student Expelled for Racial Election Night Uproar

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One student has been expelled and three others are being punished for their roles in a racially charged uproar on a Virginia… Read More

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Station Says Axing Was About Policy, Not Hair

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Responding to an uproar over the firing of Rhonda Lee, a meteorologist who responded to criticism of her short… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

The U.S. will send two batteries of Patriot missiles and 400 troops to Turkey as part of a  Read More

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A look at the political week that was: ● Grover Norquist continues his slide into irrelevance, Read More

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