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The 13th. Trailer. Ava DuVernay. Angela Davis. Michelle Alexander. Cory Booker.

The title of Ava DuVernay’s extraordinary and galvanizing documentary 13TH refers to the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, which reads “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States.” The progression from that second qualifying clause to the horrors of mass criminalization and the sprawling American prison industry is laid out by DuVernay with bracing lucidity. 31 more words

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Warren and Booker Fundraise in Montclair for US Senate Candidates

U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) was in Montclair on Sunday with her colleague, U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ)(pictured, above, with Mo Butler of Mercury), at a fundraiser to support the U.S. 15 more words

New Jersey Politics

Senator Booker's Approval Rating at 55%

It helps to have a national perch without the clinging toxicity of Bridgegate, or so demonstrate the latest poll numbers of  U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, according to Rutgers-Eagleton. 138 more words

New Jersey Politics

New Jersey for Clinton Backers Walk Through 'What Do We Do Now?' Question

It’s probably close to a helpless feeling: living in knowledge of your own backyard performing its civic duty and shouldering a blue state win for Hillary Clinton, while gnawed at by suspicions of heartland voters getting it dreadfully wrong in key states and fumbling the November election. 146 more words

New Jersey Politics

NEWS ROUNDUP: Does Cory Booker Have A Leading Lady?….AND MORE

Cory Booker has always kept mum about his dating life, but his appearance at a Refinery29 party during New York Fashion Week is stirring up rumors that the New Jersey senator may be entertaining a special lady. 496 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Does Cory Booker Have A Leading Lady?….AND MORE

Cory Booker has always kept mum about his dating life, but his appearance at a Refinery29 party during New York Fashion Week is stirring up rumors that the New Jersey senator may be entertaining a special lady. 496 more words

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NEWS ROUNDUP: Does Cory Booker Have A Leading Lady?….AND MORE

Cory Booker has always kept mum about his dating life, but his appearance at a Refinery29 party during New York Fashion Week is stirring up rumors that the New Jersey senator may be entertaining a special lady. 496 more words

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