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Stewart Rips Paul Over Race 'History Lesson' At Howard UniversityThe Daily Show’s Jon Stewart ridiculed Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s speech at Howard University, and the comedian offered Paul a “history lesson” rebuttal on how the Republican senator’s party has alienated African-American voters.
Opinion: Treason In PennsylvaniaPennsylvania Republicans have betrayed their country and devised a scheme to potentially disqualify nearly one tenth of the states' electorate.
Opinion: Disenfranchisement Is The Real CrimeFelony disenfranchisement is nothing more than Republican continuation of Jim Crow voter suppression laws.
Opinion: Republicans Are Creating Poll Taxes 2.0Republicans by creating onerous barriers to voting, including strict ID requirements and shortening of early vote periods have created what amounts to a new version of Jim Crow era poll taxes.
Controversial Painter Depicts Obama With Burning ConstitutionJon McNaughton, a controversial artist who often mixes religion and politics in his work has released a new painting.
Controversial Voting Legislation Passes In Virginia SenateA controversial bill that has drawn likeness to Jim Crow-era politics in Virginia has taken another big step forward. Passage into law is largely thought to be a formality at this point.
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