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New Research Confirms Gun Rampages Are Rising—and Armed Civilians Don't Stop Them

New Research Confirms Gun Rampages Are Rising—and Armed Civilians Don't Stop Them | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Data on 84 attacks echoes MoJo's investigation and further debunks the NRA's "good guys with guns" myth.
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The 11 biggest HIV and AIDS myths busted

The 11 biggest HIV and AIDS myths busted | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Even if you think you know it all, you’ll be shocked by the myths about the virus and the real truth behind the lies
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Scalia Law Backfires! Pagan Prayer At Gov’t Meeting Pisses Off Teavangelicals (VIDEO)

Scalia Law Backfires! Pagan Prayer At Gov’t Meeting Pisses Off Teavangelicals (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The Escambia County School Board continues to refuse Suhor’s request to deliver a similar invocation before one of their meetings. Suhor says he may sue.
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Obama’s Latte Salute Debunked: Thirty-Eight Previous Presidents Never Saluted The Troops

Obama’s Latte Salute Debunked: Thirty-Eight Previous Presidents Never Saluted The Troops | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Republicans and conservatives are freaking over what they dubbed Obama's "latte salute," but truth is that there is no requirement that the president salutes, and thirty-eight presidents before Obama never saluted the troops.
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Gravity shift reveals West Antarctic ice loss

Gravity shift reveals West Antarctic ice loss | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The West Antarctic Ice Sheet is headed toward “unstoppable” collapse according to recent studies.
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D'Souza's Ex-Wife Urged Judge To Throw The Book At Him: He's An Abusive Liar!

D'Souza's Ex-Wife Urged Judge To Throw The Book At Him: He's An Abusive Liar! | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Updated: Sept. 26, 2014, 2:20 PM EDT Conservative filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza's ex-wife alleged in a letter sent this week to the federal court that heard his criminal case that D'Souza was abusive, that he lied in his defense against the criminal...
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Confronted With Obamacare Success, Creator Of Death Panels Lie Walks Out Of Interview

Confronted With Obamacare Success, Creator Of Death Panels Lie Walks Out Of Interview | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Betsy McCaughey has pushed health care lies for years and when confronted with its success, she hurled off her microphone and stormed off the Daily Show set
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28 Deeply Bizarre Things I Saw At UKIP's Annual Conference

28 Deeply Bizarre Things I Saw At UKIP's Annual Conference | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
UKIP's great and good have gathered in Doncaster to plot their assault on Westminster. Here's what we found.
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Michele Bachmann to Obama: Islam is the problem and you need to ‘declare war on it’

Michele Bachmann to Obama: Islam is the problem and you need to ‘declare war on it’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

At  the 2014 Value Voters Summit, Minnesota Representative Michele Bachmann (R) claimed that there is no such thing as “moderate” Islam, and that President Barack Obama failed the American people by deciding not to declare war on it.

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Wife Of "Duck Dynasty" Cousin Running For Congress: I've Seen LGBT People Cured

Wife Of "Duck Dynasty" Cousin Running For Congress: I've Seen LGBT People Cured | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Zach Dasher is running for Congress in Louisiana.
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IOC To Make Future Olympics Host Cities Sign Anti-Discrimination Contracts

IOC To Make Future Olympics Host Cities Sign Anti-Discrimination Contracts | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The move comes in response to criticism of Russia's 'gay propaganda' law, which was passed before it hosted the 2014 winter games.
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Teen Files Complaint Against Taco John's For 'Gaytard' Slur

Teen Files Complaint Against Taco John's For 'Gaytard' Slur | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A South Dakota teen who was forced to wear a homophobic nametag at work this summer is filing a workplace discrimination complaint against his former employer, Taco John's, and calling on the company to publicly apologize.
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The $1-Billion-a-Year Right-Wing Conspiracy You Haven’t Heard Of

The $1-Billion-a-Year Right-Wing Conspiracy You Haven’t Heard Of | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Are you female, gay, non-Christian, or otherwise interested in the separation of church and state? Get to know The Gathering, a shadowy, powerful network of hard-right funders.
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Top Conservative Think Tank Calls First Black Attorney General ‘A Modern-Day George Wallace’

Top Conservative Think Tank Calls First Black Attorney General ‘A Modern-Day George Wallace’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Rule of Thumb: Don't compare your political opponents to George Wallace unless they actually support racial apartheid.
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Threatened, Raided, And Exiled: Opposing Putin In Crimea

Threatened, Raided, And Exiled: Opposing Putin In Crimea | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Deported once under Stalin, Crimea's Tatars face a similar fate under Vladimir Putin. Leonid Ragozin reports from Crimea, and BuzzFeed News' Max Seddon reports from Kiev.
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Zach Green sur Twitter : "Rush Limbaugh is the victim of a society that no longer condones racism, or slavery. Poor guy. #StopRush #UniteBlue http://t.co/lophyZQmJh"

Zach Green sur Twitter : "Rush Limbaugh is the victim of a society that no longer condones racism, or slavery. Poor guy. #StopRush #UniteBlue http://t.co/lophyZQmJh" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
#Limbaugh the victim of a society that no longer condones racism, or slavery. Poor guy. #StopRush #P2 #Dems http://t.co/T6fsGcCOIT
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California sets up $3 million fund for legal representation of immigrant children

California sets up $3 million fund for legal representation of immigrant children | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
California will spend $3 million to provide legal representation for unaccompanied immigrant children from Central America who have arrived in the state, under a bill signed into law on Saturday by Governor Jerry Brown.
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STOP-Homophobia.com sur Twitter : "#Homophobia kills #LGBT http://t.co/X4Bepeyyyt"

STOP-Homophobia.com sur Twitter : "#Homophobia kills #LGBT http://t.co/X4Bepeyyyt" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
RT @WipeHomophobia: #Homophobia kills #LGBT http://t.co/X4Bepeyyyt
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Founding Fathers’ Words Reveal 2nd Amendment Was… To Preserve Slavery?

Founding Fathers’ Words Reveal 2nd Amendment Was… To Preserve Slavery? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Turns out, in the words of Patrick Henry, James Madison, and George Mason, the 2nd Amendment was put in place in order to keep slaves in line.
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Here's Why The New York Times' Television Criticism Is So Bad

Here's Why The New York Times' Television Criticism Is So Bad | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
How a decades-long blind spot culminated in the "Angry Black Woman."
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Goldman Bans Employee Stock Trading Following "This American Life" Broadcast

Goldman Bans Employee Stock Trading Following "This American Life" Broadcast | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Investment bankers will no longer be able to trade individual stock and bonds.
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Some Things Never Change: The Values Voter Summit and the Dubious 'Rebranding' of the GOP

Some Things Never Change: The Values Voter Summit and the Dubious 'Rebranding' of the GOP | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Following the failure of the GOP to recapture the White House in the last presidential election, rebranding was a word that got knocked around a lot within party circles and in the media. In order to shore up the hemorrhaging support of women, ethnic and racial minorities, and young voters, it was agreed that the GOP platform would have to embrace less alienating positions on a variety of policy issues.

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WATCH: The War Against Gays in Russia

WATCH: The War Against Gays in Russia | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A terrifying and important documentary about Russia's war on LGBT people will premiere next month on HBO. Watch the trailer here.
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New bill would ban federal employees from watching porn at work

New bill would ban federal employees from watching porn at work | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Is this really necessary?
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Wealthy Celebrity Chef Emeril Lagasse Claims He Will Go Broke, And Guess Who He's Blaming

Wealthy Celebrity Chef Emeril Lagasse Claims He Will Go Broke, And Guess Who He's Blaming | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If you guessed President Obama, then- BAM!-you were right on the money.
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Family Research Council engages in self-destructive bravado on eve of Values Voter Summit

Family Research Council engages in self-destructive bravado on eve of Values Voter Summit | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Yesterday, several progressives groups including the NAACP, the Southern Poverty Law Center, and People for the American Way published an open letter in the Washington Post and The Hill which called out the Republican Party for its allegiance to anti-gay groups such as the Family Research Council and for the decision of several Republicans to attend that organization's upcoming Values Voter Summit.  

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