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Lemony Snicket Author Says He’s Sorry for Making Racist Jokes

Daniel Handler known for his uber popular book Lemony Snicket, is trying to make amends for the racist joke he offered to the audience at the National Book Awards on ...

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Shanesha Taylor Fights For The Right To Spend Her Money

Arizona mom Shanesha Taylor has dominated the headlines as prosecutors work to bring her to justice for misusing monetary donations she received from public supporters. They claim the single mother ...

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Principal Supports Powderpuff Team in Blackface

Nothing good can come from a bunch of white girls with slathered black paint all over their faces. The image evoked all sorts of historical references that make any of ...

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Released Video Exposes Police Dishonesty in the Killing of Michael Brown

A new video released by Daily Kos proves that the Ferguson police were not accurate in their assessment of the distance between Darren Wilson’s SUV and the area where Michael ...

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Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson May Resign

Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager whose death has sparred a climate of unrest in Ferguson, MO. is contemplating leaving Ferguson PD ...

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A Rapper May Receive A Life Sentence Because He Released An Album

Brandon Duncan – who uses Tiny Doo as his stage name is a rapper whose album – No Safety might quite possibly land him in jail for life. The San Diego ...

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Ending DOMA Doesn’t End Discrimination

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The Supreme Court overturned the Defense of Marriage Act. Marriage-equality advocates and allies rejoiced. Heartwarming photos of LGBT*Q couples exchanging vows were circulated through social media, blogs and traditional media outlets. There were triumphant stories of halted deportations and forgiven estate taxes. However, the stories...

Bert & Ernie Snuggle Up to Celebrate the End of DOMA on the ‘New Yorker’ Cover

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The latest issue of the New Yorker featuring Sesame Street’s iconic characters Bert and Ernie cuddling on the couch watching the Supreme Court strike down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is causing quite a stir around the web. While many have embraced the cover,...

Supreme Court DOMA Decision Rules Federal Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional

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The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, is unconstitutional, the Supreme Court ruled Wednesday by a 5-4 vote. “The federal statute is invalid, for no legitimate purpose overcomes the purpose and effect to disparage...

Right Side Of History: The End Of DOMA, Prop 8

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The often discriminatory and myopic views of some evangelicals and the rallying cries for progress and equality from the LGBTQ community and their straight allies have led us to this pivotal point in our nation’s history. The Supreme Court will decide the constitutionality of same-sex...

Will the White House Intervene on DOMA?

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The Defense of Marriage Act, which bans same-sex marriage in California, is scheduled to storm the Supreme Court in one month. Several news outlets are reporting that the Obama administration is mulling a possible submission to the court in opposition to the bill. Hollingsworth v....