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When Will Enough Be Enough?

There are two things going on with respect to mass shootings in this country. The first should be self evident. It is entirely too easy…

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Posted in Civil Rights History

The Battle for Texas

On this day in 1846, Congress declares war on Mexico at the request of newly-minted President James K. Polk. The conflict centered on the independent…

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Posted in Gun Control Headlines

Texas Republican Charged For Gun Incident At The Airport

Texas state Rep. Drew Darby (R-San Angelo) received a third-degree felony charge for illegally carrying a handgun at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, police said on Friday….

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Posted in Civil Rights Elections Headlines Politics State Issues Videos

Maddow: If You Want To Vote In Texas, It Will Help To Be White (VIDEO)

Using the great state of Texas as a test case, Rachel Maddow excoriated the GOP’s voter suppression efforts ahead of future elections. Maddow goes to…

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Posted in Politics Videos

Rachel Maddow Destroys Texas Voting Laws: ‘Let’s say I married Boehner’

Toni Pippins-Pool, Dallas, TX County Elections Administrator, talks with Rachel Maddow about efforts to avoid an election day crisis from new voter laws.

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Posted in Headlines Health Politics Right Wing Myths State Issues Videos

Howard Dean States The Obvious: Ted Cruz 'Doesn't Know Anything About Health Care' (VIDEO)

Of course, just because it’s obvious doesn’t mean it didn’t need to be said. During a CNN interview on Sunday, former Vermont Governor (D), Howard…

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