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Who’s Fighting the War on Thanksgiving?

Who’s Fighting the War on Thanksgiving? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Two weeks ago, we brought you news of the growing number of stores who are ruining Thanksgiving for their workers just so the rest of us can buy things a few hours earlier.
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Missouri Cop Investigated For Offensive Ferguson Facebook Post

Missouri Cop Investigated For Offensive Ferguson Facebook Post | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A police officer in Kansas City, Mo. is facing internal review after he reportedly posted an inflammatory message on Facebook about the slain Ferguson, Mo. teen whose death has led to mounting chaos.
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Phoenix pastor accused of assaulting women and girls while ‘counseling’ them at church

Phoenix pastor accused of assaulting women and girls while ‘counseling’ them at church | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Phoenix police have arrested a pastor they believe abused his position in the church to molest two women and two girls who belonged to his congregation, The Republic reports.
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Construction workers 22 percent more likely to die on the job in Texas than any other state

Construction workers 22 percent more likely to die on the job in Texas than any other state | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
An extensive report released yesterday by The Dallas Morning News used federal workplace data to determine that a worker in Texas is 12 percent more likely to die on the job in Texas than he or she would be doing the same work in any other state.
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Second family says Petersburg Police went too far

Second family says Petersburg Police went too far | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Another family has come forward claiming Petersburg Police came on their front porch and tried to stop them from shooting video of arrests happening right in front of their home.
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Tampa Tribune Pulls "Repugnant" Anti-Gay Column | Equality Matters

Tampa Tribune Pulls "Repugnant" Anti-Gay Column | Equality Matters | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

The Tampa Tribune has pulled a controversial column that alleged Disney is indoctrinating children with its "pro-gay agenda." The column, which was highlighted by Media Matters, had also drawn criticism from gay rights activists and Florida journalists.

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Discredited ‘Ex-Gay’ Therapy Group, NARTH, Undergoes Major Rebranding Effort | TWO Care

Discredited ‘Ex-Gay’ Therapy Group, NARTH, Undergoes Major Rebranding Effort | TWO Care | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Unable to Shake Decades of Failure, NARTH Attempts Extremist Makeover

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Ten Questions About Jesus, For Right Wing Christians

Ten Questions About Jesus, For Right Wing Christians | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Dear Conservatives and right wing Christians: I really want to learn more about Jesus, can you help me? I've been studying my Bible, but I'm having a difficult time understanding a few of the conce...
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KISS’s Gene Simmons Tells Depression Sufferers: ‘F*** You! Kill Yourself’

KISS’s Gene Simmons Tells Depression Sufferers: ‘F*** You! Kill Yourself’ | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Can we please send Gene Simmons in Robin Williams' place?
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Religious Right Wishes To Discriminate Freely Without Criticism Or Repercussions

Religious Right Wishes To Discriminate Freely Without Criticism Or Repercussions | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Today we have the tale of the latest religious right martyrs, they who have given their very lives for the deeply held beliefs they hold dear.

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The 'Ex-Gay' Movement's Dangerous New Myths

The 'Ex-Gay' Movement's Dangerous New Myths | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
As the "ex-gay" movement sputters, many within that movement are pushing celibacy or mixed-orientation marriage for gays and lesbians. Both are stupid and dangerous.
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Janet Porter Knocks GOP Over Its Support Of Gay Games

Janet Porter Knocks GOP Over Its Support Of Gay Games | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Christian conservative Janet Porter has accused a group of local Republicans of “working to undermine marriage and family values” over their outreach work at Gay Games 9
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Is Race An Issue In Ferguson? Depends On Whom You Ask

Is Race An Issue In Ferguson? Depends On Whom You Ask | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Brown's death and fiery rallies exposed two cities that exist in one. Some residents say "it's one of the most racist places there is." But the mayor insists, "There's no...
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Ukraine Says It Destroyed Part Of A Russian Military Convoy But Russia Is Denying It Happened

Ukraine Says It Destroyed Part Of A Russian Military Convoy But Russia Is Denying It Happened | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Confusion continues to reign in East Ukraine.
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Ferguson Police Threaten to Shoot Reporter, Mace Chris Hayes

Ferguson Police Threaten to Shoot Reporter, Mace Chris Hayes | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Ferguson police were caught on camera Sunday night threatening to mace one reporter and shoot another. At least two other journalists also claim they were arrested while following police orders.
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How scanning the brains of the dead improves the lives of the living

How scanning the brains of the dead improves the lives of the living | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
For thousands of years, direct studies of the human brain required the dead. The main method of study was dissection, which needed, rather inconveniently for the owner, physical access to their brain.
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Fox guest shuts up Liz Cheney on Bill Clinton’s cheating: He’s as popular as the pope

Fox guest shuts up Liz Cheney on Bill Clinton’s cheating: He’s as popular as the pope | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Liz Cheney on Sunday asserted that Americans did not want Bill Clinton to return to the White House because he was unfaithful to his wife and “continues to behave” improperly.
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Rand Paul: We Must Demilitarize the Police

Rand Paul: We Must Demilitarize the Police | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Anyone who thinks that race does not skew the application of criminal justice in this country is just not paying close enough attention.
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Anti-gay leader Tony Perkins exploits The Holocaust (again)

Anti-gay leader Tony Perkins exploits The Holocaust (again) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Tony Perkins of the Family Research Council is again exploiting The Holocaust

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The World Outside My Window - Time Lapse of Earth from the ISS (4K) - YouTube

Serving Suggestion: 1080p, lights off, volume up. Even better, go 'Original' for 4K. Click "Show more" for details about the sequence. ----------------------...
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Five Red Cross Workers Abducted in Western Afghanistan

Five Red Cross Workers Abducted in Western Afghanistan | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Five aid workers, who were in Afghanistan working on behalf of the International Committee of the Red Cross, were abducted in the Herat province on Saturday, a spokesperson said. The Red Cross is working on securing their release.
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Christie vetoes bill that would have prohibited companies from refusing to hire unemployed

Christie vetoes bill that would have prohibited companies from refusing to hire unemployed | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Gov. Chris Christie vetoed a bill today that would have prohibited employers from refusing to hire people because they are unemployed
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Right Wing Blowhard Coach Dave Says Homosexuality is the 'Most Dangerous Lifestyle in America Today' (VIDEO)

Right Wing Blowhard Coach Dave Says Homosexuality is the 'Most Dangerous Lifestyle in America Today' (VIDEO) | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Coach Dave Daubenmire, who made headlines in the 90s and was sued by the ACLU for mixing prayers with his football coaching, used a portion of his web broadcast today to rail against the "real science deniers" out there - liberals.

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Two UK Men Found Guilty of Blackmailing Gay Men on Grindr

Two UK Men Found Guilty of Blackmailing Gay Men on Grindr | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Two men from the United Kingdom, who were accused of blackmailing gay men on the gay hookup app Grindr, have been found guilty of their crimes and will be heading to prison, Gay Star News reports.

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Texas Gov. Rick Perry Indicted By Grand Jury On Two Charges

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Indicted By Grand Jury On Two Charges | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
A grand jury indicted Perry on Friday for abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public servant.
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A Witness To The Police Shooting Of Michael Brown Live-Tweeted The Entire Event

A Witness To The Police Shooting Of Michael Brown Live-Tweeted The Entire Event | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
"I JUST SAW SOMEONE DIE OMFG"
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