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Obama Hits Back At Romney Pollster

Obama Hits Back At Romney Pollster | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
At a campaign event on Wednesday, President Barack Obama latched onto remarks made by Neil Newhouse, a pollster for Mitt Romney, who said this week the Republican presidential candidate's campaign would not "be dictated by fact-checkers."...
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The American Middle Class Is No Longer the World’s Richest

The American Middle Class Is No Longer the World’s Richest | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After three decades of slow growth, middle-class incomes in the U.S. appear to trail those of Canada. Poor Americans now make less than the poor in several other countries.
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Crucial issues in HIV/AIDS overlooked by cable evening news

Crucial issues in HIV/AIDS overlooked by cable evening news | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Despite significant progress and set-backs in the treatment of the HIV/AIDS, reporting on these stories have been sparse at best by Cable Evening News.
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Cliven Bundy is a seditious liar, not a patriot

Cliven Bundy is a seditious liar, not a patriot | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The real story of Cliven Bundy, a Nevada rancher trying to launch a range war with the Federal gov't, who doesn't recognize the US govt. "as even existing."
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Rafael Cruz Falsely Claims San Antonio Banned Pastors From Preaching From The Bible

Rafael Cruz Falsely Claims San Antonio Banned Pastors From Preaching From The Bible | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Speaking on a Tea Party Unity conference call last week, Rafael Cruz said that pastors in San Antonio can be fined for preaching from the Bible, a patently false claim but part of a larger Religious R
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BREAKING: Federal judge denies NOM’s attempt to delay oral arguments

BREAKING: Federal judge denies NOM’s attempt to delay oral arguments | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Oregon United for Marriage is the campaign to win the freedom to marry in Oregon!
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President Pressured to Use Pen for LGBT Workers

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President Pressured to Use Pen for LGBT Workers
Roll Call (blog)
The issue is job bias against LGBT people.
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Democrat challenges Republican's residency - The Courier-Journal

Democrat challenges Republican's residency - The Courier-Journal | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Democrat challenges Republican's residency
The Courier-Journal
A Democratic activist has filed suit to disqualify the Republican candidate challenging state Rep. Tom Burch, claiming Brian Lyle Krueger doesn't live in Burch's 30th District.
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Alaska pot legalization vote pushed back to November, along with minimum wage hike

Alaska pot legalization vote pushed back to November, along with minimum wage hike | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A ballot initiative that could make Alaska the third U.S. state to legalize recreational marijuana will go before voters in a general election in November rather than in August as previously scheduled, officials said on Monday.
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The Latest 'Cosmos' Explains How Corporations Fund Science Denial

The Latest 'Cosmos' Explains How Corporations Fund Science Denial | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Neil deGrasse Tyson explores the surprising connection between the age of the Earth and the dangers of lead.
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The rise of toxic terminology: Losing anti-LGBT movement turns to corrosive labeling

The rise of toxic terminology: Losing anti-LGBT movement turns to corrosive labeling | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Far too many of the top anti-LGBT voices seem to be okay with (or even eager to) persuade our fellow citizens that we, a long-denied and discriminated against population that truly wants nothing more than our rightful place at the table, are a pervasive force rivaling any of history's worst.
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Taking On Adam Smith (and Karl Marx)

Taking On Adam Smith (and Karl Marx) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
With his book “Capital in the Twenty-First Century,” Thomas Piketty has written a blockbuster in the world of economics.
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How the religious right's Bryan Fischer spits on the Gospel of Jesus

It really shouldn't be a shock to anyone whenever the American Family Association's Bryan Fischer lies and distorts in order to demonize the lgbt community and reduce us to the standard of his stereotypes.

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Ten Negative Messages The Republican Party Is Sending To America’s Kids

Ten Negative Messages The Republican Party Is Sending To America’s Kids | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
What lessons are Republican representatives teaching America's kids? Here are ten of the worst things the right wing role models for our children.
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Marriage Opposition Plummeting in the GOP

Marriage Opposition Plummeting in the GOP | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The sea change on LGBT rights is happening across all demographic groups, including the group most stubbornly resistant to embracing equality: Republicans.
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A Very Simple Comic Explaining Freedom Of Speech

A Very Simple Comic Explaining Freedom Of Speech | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Whatever your opinion of the resignation of former Mozilla leader Brendan Eich is, it’s important to realize that the religious right’s complaints about Eich’s freedom of speech being trampled on are just as hollow as all the rest of their complaints

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Barney Frank on His Tribeca Doc 'Compared to What' (Exclusive New Trailer)

Barney Frank on His Tribeca Doc 'Compared to What' (Exclusive New Trailer) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
When husband-and-wife directing team Sheila Canavan and Michael Chandler approached Barney Frank about making a documentary, their pitch sounded lighthearted. In late 2011, Frank was preparing to r...
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Only Four States Have Unchallenged Same-Sex Marriage Bans

Only Four States Have Unchallenged Same-Sex Marriage Bans | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Washington Post recently made the interesting observation that there are only 5 states in the U.S. (now, four, given Lambda Legal's lawsuit announced today in Georgia) where statewide bans on same-sex marriage have gone unchallenged

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Rachel Maddow: Oklahoma’s ‘sun tax’ law means it’s a threat to Koch Brothers’ allies

Rachel Maddow: Oklahoma’s ‘sun tax’ law means it’s a threat to Koch Brothers’ allies | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
MSNBC host Rachel Maddow said on Monday that Oklahoma’s new law essentially fining homeowners who install solar energy panels, while disappointing, represented an advance of sorts for champions of renewable energy.
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LGBT community faces another legislative loss

LGBT community faces another legislative loss | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
LGBT community faces another legislative loss LSU The Reveille Louisiana's LGBT community faced another legislative defeat last week with the termination of a bill that would have repealed the controversial crimes against nature law, sometimes...
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Netflix pans AT&T fiber network as too slow, fears Time Warner-Comcast merger

Netflix pans AT&T fiber network as too slow, fears Time Warner-Comcast merger | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Netflix Inc, the video streaming service, on Monday criticized AT&T’s high-speed fiber network as inadequate and slow, while renewing its call for AT&T to interconnect directly with Netflix.
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Boy Scouts cut ties with Seattle church that backs gay troop leader

Boy Scouts cut ties with Seattle church that backs gay troop leader | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Boy Scouts of America has severed ties with a Seattle church that has insisted on allowing a gay man to remain as a troop leader, the youth organization said on Monday.
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North Korea: the new generation losing faith in the regime

North Korea: the new generation losing faith in the regime | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After decades of absolute control, Pyongyang's iron grip on the lives of ordinary citizens is finally slipping. Tania Branigan meets the people who no longer believe the propaganda
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Right-Wing Media Greet Keystone Delay Announcement With Waves Of Misinformation

Right-Wing Media Greet Keystone Delay Announcement With Waves Of Misinformation | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Right wing media hid the reasons for the Obama administration's decision to delay consideration of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline while pending lawsuits and investigations progress, denouncing the move as purely "political."

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EXPOSED: The Source Of Cliven Bundy's Crackpot Constitutionalism

EXPOSED: The Source Of Cliven Bundy's Crackpot Constitutionalism | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The unfolding drama in the Nevada desert over a deadbeat cattle rancher's refusal to pay customary grazing fees like every other rancher, continues to excite the Tea Party pseudo-patriots who belie...
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WATCH: HBO releases full trailer for 'The Normal Heart'

WATCH: HBO releases full trailer for 'The Normal Heart' | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
HBO has released the full trailer for Ryan Murphy's highly anticipated movie adaptation of Larry Kramer's play The Normal Heart, premiering May 25.
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