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The Free License Movement Call-In Campaign

August 22, 2012 by

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Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee: these are the states perpetuating the greatest civil rights violation of our time, and no, I’m not talking about Chick-Fil-A. In those states, with possibly South Carolina and Texas joining them, voters this November will be turned away from the polls if they’re unable to produce a valid […]

The Melissa Harris-Perry Show: Politics and People of Color

August 1, 2012 by

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As everyone around me enjoys the spectacle that is the 2012 Summer Olympics (congratulations, Gabby Douglas!), I can’t help but wish things would return to normal, as quickly as possible.  And it’s not my disdain for sports (though it certainly doesn’t help) that fuels this desire, but rather, salvaging my weekend routine. From 10am-12pm EST […]

The Comic Villainy of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital

July 17, 2012 by

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Earlier today, Mother Jones posted a really informative infograph on Mitt Romney’s time in Bain Capital Ventures. Among other things, it outlined how even though Romney claims that he wasn’t running the company when Bain was going through its typical teenage “outsource thousands of American jobs” phase, he was still listed as the company’s managing […]