Posted in Civil Rights History

Gettysburg to Cemetery Ridge Ends the Confederacy

On this day in 1863, determined to wrest a victory from the war’s biggest battle at Gettysburg, C.S.A. Gen. Robert E. Lee attacks the Union…

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Posted in Current events Elections News Op-Ed Politics

Ralph Northam Has No Excuses, and Neither Do Democrats

Originally published on February 2nd, 2019 This was no childish prank or drunken outing with the boys at a local honky tonk. Nor was it…

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Posted in Elections Headlines Opinion Politics

Legal Pot, Better Pay, And Its Okay To Be Gay: US Electorate Snubs Tea Party Agenda

Election Night 2013 is over and like any election night, there were winners and losers across the political spectrum. However, while it is often taken…

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A Tale of Two Gubernatorial Elections

If you were looking for a central theme in the reelection of Chris Christie in New Jersey and the defeat of Ken Cuccinelli in Virginia, it…

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Posted in Elections Headlines LGBT Politics Women's Issues

Maddow On The GOP's Downward Facing Dogma: Sodomy, Voodoo, and Satanism, Oh My! (Video)

Last night on the Rachel Maddow show, the host discussed the GOP’s efforts to rebrand the party as being more tolerant to women, gay people,…

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