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Weekend Edition - April 18, 2014

WEEKEND EDITION – April 18, 2014

This past week the Teapublican Terrorists tried to make a Nevada farmer who wants his cows to graze on federal property for free some kind of hero. 652 more words

Point Of View Columns

Greatest from....Alabama

Alabama. This southern state, for all its southern charm and hospitality, has come a long way from its days as being at the forefront of the Civil Rights movement. 139 more words

10 things you need to know today: April 17, 2014

The Week

1. Separatists attack Ukraine base as Geneva crisis talks begin
Pro-Russia separatists attacked a military base in east Ukraine on Thursday as diplomats gathered in Geneva for crisis talks.  769 more words

Obama

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So, the first arrest in the Heartbleed virus was a 19 year-old Canadian.

Hall of Famer Hank Aaron Compares Republicans to Ku Klux Klan

The offices of the Atlanta Braves have been flooded with racist letters, emails, and phone calls attacking Hall of Famer Hank Aaron after his interview comparing the way Republicans treat President Barack Obama to the Ku Klux Klan. 322 more words

National

Hall of Famer Hank Aaron Compares Republicans to Ku Klux Klan

The offices of the Atlanta Braves have been flooded with racist letters, emails, and phone calls attacking Hall of Famer Hank Aaron after his interview comparing the way Republicans treat President Barack Obama to the Ku Klux Klan. 322 more words

National

Hank Aaron Fears Racism is Still Alive- Racists Prove Him Right

Forty years ago, as he was chasing Babe Ruth’s all-time homerun record, Henry Aaron was the subject of death threats and vile racial slurs and insults. 529 more words

Culture

Hank Aaron receives hate mail after defending President Obama

Forty years after baseball legend Hank Aaron was hit with a barrage of hate mail for breaking Babe Ruth’s home run record, he’s reportedly getting nasty letters in the mail again — this time for defending President Barack Obama. 209 more words

Politics