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June 28, 2015
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Today’s Links June 28, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Opinion: Welcome, Everyone, to the Right to Marry It’s not for all of us, but at least now everyone … Continue reading

June 23, 2015
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Today’s Links June 23, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Focusing On The N-Word Is Just A Way Of Ignoring Obama's Point Michael Arceneaux at TPMCafe: "I think I … Continue reading

June 22, 2015
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Today’s Links June 22, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Pride in Southern Heritage Does Not Require the Confederate Flag — In Fact, It's Now an Obstacle History is … Continue reading

June 11, 2015
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Today’s Links June 11, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Why Free School Meals for All Baltimore Kids Is Huge I’m sure I’m not the only teacher who’s had … Continue reading

June 11, 2015
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Police Violence Against Blacks Has An Economic Context

Police violence against unarmed African Americans occurs against a too-often-ignored backdrop of economic disparity that both fuels and informs the resentments and racial tensions behind the events. As Rep. Keith Ellison wrote in an oped for The Guardian, encounters that … Continue reading

June 2, 2015
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Six Things To Know About Lindsey Graham

South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham has announced his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination. If you’re wondering, “Who is Lindsey Graham, and why is he running for president?”, here’s what you should know.