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Justice sent home after heart stent implanted

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was released from the hospital Thursday after having a heart stent implanted to clear a blocked artery, a Supreme Court spokeswoman said. 677 more words


Seattle demonstrators ruin kids' Christmas for Mike Brown

Protests disrupt downtown Seattle holiday ceremony: http://t.co/9mb9k9V1Sk

— KING 5 News (@KING5Seattle) November 29, 2014

KING5 in Seattle has video.

Photos: Hundreds of #Ferguson…

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'Feminism is ruining everything': The Week writer bemoans 'male marriage proposal'

This edition of Feminism Friday is being brought to you by The Week’s Meghan DeMaria:

makes you think. pic.twitter.com/14SFCQNYTz

— Andrew Stiles (@AndrewStilesUSA) November 28, 2014…

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'Seriously twisted': Here's what Kickstarter 'community manager' thinks of white people

Nicole He works for fundraising site Kickstarter. According to her Twitter bio, she’s a “community manager”:

What she fails to mention in that bio is that she’s also kind of a flaming racist: 530 more words

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'Governed by children': The White House wants you to buy Obamacare this #BlackFriday

The White House thinks that since Americans are already in a shopping mood today, why not offer them some heath insurance, too? Literally:

Looking for a good deal this…

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Tasers Don't Work on African-Americans?

A week after the Ferguson murder (by any other name…), Mother Jones reported several occasions when white Christian men born in the United States are given a badge (or not) and run into an incident with an African-American. 1,318 more words

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Richard Dawkins wants you to read a book about Pres. Palin and 'Christian fascism'

Since it’s Black Friday, maybe you need a gift recommendation for the favorite liberal in your life?

If so, here’s a suggestion from biologist Richard Dawkins: 209 more words

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