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Courtesy of WikiLeaks, here's a list of potential VPs Hillary Clinton could have chosen over Tim Kaine

WikiLeaks has released a series of emails from John Podesta, Hillary Clinton campaign chair, former chief of staff for Bill Clinton, and counsellor to Barack Obama. 279 more words

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African American Leaders Going Vegan!

We know US Senator Cory Booker, of New Jersey,  is a proud vegan who recently served up a vegan meal to the Congressional Black Caucus. Now, breaking news: author Tracye McQuirter, who wrote the blockbuster… 46 more words


Sources: Booker Shuts Down Establishment Chirps Urging NJ Governor Run

There was a Rastafarian who used to walk around Newark predicting that then-Mayor Cory Booker would become Senator Cory Booker, and to amplify the point only referred to the mayor as “The Senator.” 283 more words

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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

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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

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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

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