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The 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.  (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Stewart Rips Paul Over Race ‘History Lesson’ At Howard University

The 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.

04/12/2013

House Majority Leader Mike Turzai (credit: www.repturzai.com)

Opinion: Treason In Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Republicans have betrayed their country and devised a scheme to potentially disqualify nearly one tenth of the states’ electorate.

07/26/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Opinion: Disenfranchisement Is The Real Crime

Felony disenfranchisement is nothing more than Republican continuation of Jim Crow voter suppression laws.

07/09/2012

Early voting sign (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Republicans Are Creating Poll Taxes 2.0

Republicans 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.

07/03/2012

The Controversial Painting 'One Nation Under Socialism' (Photo Credit: John McNaughton / http://McNaughtonArt.com)

Controversial Painter Depicts Obama With Burning Constitution

Jon McNaughton, a controversial artist who often mixes religion and politics in his work has released a new painting.

03/20/2012

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Controversial Voting Legislation Passes In Virginia Senate

A 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.

02/06/2012

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