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Glenn Beck Defends Book That Claims Whites Were the 'Worst Victims' of American Slavery (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Glenn Beck, racism, ethics, dishonesty, politics, society, interesting )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - rawstory.com
The group Americans United for Separation of Church and State has criticized Heritage Academy, a charter school in Arizona, for using Cleon Skousen's The 5000 Year Leap in a 12th-grade history class.
Deputy Police Chief, Officer in Florida Town Were Members of the KKK, the FBI Alleges (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Florida, KKK, police, law, ethics, dishonesty, society, news, safety )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - rawstory.com
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement presented Chief Terry Isaacs with copies of a confidential FBI report last week that allegedly identified Deputy Chief David Borst and Officer George Hunnewell as members of the KKK.
Christian Radio Host Fears Iowans May Be Forced to Eat Gay Pride Burger (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Burger King, Proud Whopper, Gay Pride, LGBT rights, society, religion, freedoms, rights )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - rawstory.com
"If this isn't bottled up in San Francisco, this kind of nonsense, then it's going to be spreading across the entire fruited plain," Fischer complained. "And you're going to be going to your Burger King in Des Moines, Iowa and you're going to have a...
ABUSE! Drivers Get Screwed Over Constantly in America
Society & Culture  (tags: driving, police searches, civil liberties, privacy rights, governement, snopping, poitics, big brother, a-holes on patrol, society, politics, government, ethics, culture, americans, transportation, police, rights, news, freedoms, dishonesty, usa, abuse )

Cal
- 11 days ago - vice.com
In order to legally operate a motor vehicle on public roads in America today, citizens must abide an astonishing array of affronts to even the most basic concepts of civil liberty.
This Week In Crazy: Ted Nugent Saves Independence Day, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right
Society & Culture  (tags: "The Week In Crazy", Americans, right wing, republicans, Tea Party, ethics, dishonesty, society, religion, politics, freedoms, rights, news )

Carrie
- 18 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Welcome to "This Week In Crazy," The National Memo's weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five:
65 Million Americans Are Not Having a Happy July 4th
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, July 4th, life, liberty, pursuit of happiness, society, ethics, law, government, interesting, humans, rights, freedoms, politics )

Carrie
- 18 days ago - alternet.org
About 20 percent of the U.S. population is left out of the promise of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. While some of these sixty five million people may eat hot dogs and watch fireworks, they are left out of the July 4 promise.
Black People Were Not Allowed to Eat Vanilla Ice Cream in the Jim Crow South--Except on Independence Day
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, society, culture, children, freedoms, ethics, rights, sadness, family )

Carrie
- 18 days ago - alternet.org
By custom rather than by law, black folks were best off if they weren't caught eating vanilla ice cream in public in the Jim Crow South, except - the narrative always stipulates - on the Fourth of July.
How the South Is Becoming a Solid Band of Poverty: One in Three Live in Poor Neighborhoods
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, society, usa, the south, culture, economy, americans, education, government, politics, usa )

Cal
- 18 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
In the South, more than 30percent live in high poverty areas, which have at least 20percent of residents living below the federal poverty line--More than 25percent of the country - 77million Americans - lives in high poverty areas
What Would Native Independence Day Look Like?
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, native politics, native culture, culture, children, interesting, society, news, americans, humans )

Cal
- 19 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
As the rest of the country celebrates its Independence Day, it has left us wondering what a Native American Independence Day would look like.
8 Other Laws That Could Be Ignored Now That Christians Get To Pick And Choose
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, religious beliefs, Supreme Court, laws, ethics, religion, politics, government, society, interesting )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Supreme Court ruled Monday that Christian business owners are special. As long as we're doing a la carte law-abiding, here are a few additional ones that could become optional to certain people with deeply held beliefs.
NM Police Boot Fox's Jesse Watters From Women's Conference After 'Sexist' Comments (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, FOX, media, Bill O'Reilly, society, women, rights, freedoms, ethics )

Carrie
- 21 days ago - rawstory.com
At one point the Fox News reporter asked former NOW President Patricia Ireland to feel his bicep muscle to prove that he was ready to fight in the war on women. "If you need protection, I can protect you," Watters told another woman.
KKK at Gettysburg: Those Opposing White Revolution Will Be 'Going in the Ground'
Society & Culture  (tags: KKK, racists, Americans, ethics, violence, safety, society, rights, news )

Carrie
- 21 days ago - rawstory.com
From a stage in a fenced-off area of the park, speakers delivered diatribes against the conventional foes of the white nationalist organization -- minorities, homosexuals, and President Barack Obama.
More Restaurants Take a Stand Against Guns
Society & Culture  (tags: gun laws, restaurants, activists, Americans, good news, society, safety, violence, law, crime, culture, family )

Carrie
- 27 days ago - inc.com
The number of restaurants adopting a no-guns policy is on the rise following Mexican grill Chipotle's recent request that patrons not carry guns when dining.
POOR PEOPLE: Hungry, Tired and Stressed Out
Society & Culture  (tags: money, news, politics, society, ECONOMY, poor people, economy family, culture, americans, society, usa )

Cal
- 29 days ago - money.cnn.com
From going to bed hungry to running from debt collectors, the nation's poorest are stressed out in ways most of us can't imagine.
 

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