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Cities Sue Pentagon For Botched Gun Background Checks (VIDEO)

Cities Sue Pentagon For Botched Gun Background Checks (VIDEO)

It has been amply established that one of the worst mass shootings of 2017 was completely preventable. On November 5, Devin Kelley burst into the morning service at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas and killed 26 people before turning his gun on himself. As we now know, Kelley should have never been able […]

Cosby Juror Says Accuser Was A Liar Who Was Asking For It With ‘Bare Midriff’ (VIDEO/TWEETS)

Cosby Juror Says Accuser Was A Liar Who Was Asking For It With ‘Bare Midriff’ (VIDEO/TWEETS)

In case you missed it, Bill Cosby’s trial for sexually assaulting former Temple University assistant women’s basketball coach Andrea Constand in 2004 ended in a mistrial last weekend. After 52 hours of deliberations, jurors revealed they were unable to reach a verdict. For much of the last week, the worst spectacle in the aftermath of the […]

Boom! President Obama Just SCHOOLED Donald Trump On Being President (VIDEO)

Boom! President Obama Just SCHOOLED Donald Trump On Being President (VIDEO)

President Barack Obama spoke at a campaign event for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Obama talked about how Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is not the champion of the working people that he claims to be. Obama said: “He wasn’t going to let you on his golf course. He wasn’t going to let you buy […]

Kaepernick Was Right: Cop Sports Nazi Tattoos (VIDEO)

Kaepernick Was Right: Cop Sports Nazi Tattoos (VIDEO)

The Black Lives Matter movement continues to gain momentum. More Americans are rising in protest against the violent actions of police officers. Colin Kaepernick made headlines by refusing to stand up during the playing of the National Anthem at a pre-season football game. He explained his reasoning by saying this: “I am not going to […]

WATCH: This Activist’s Speech At The DNC Contains The Best Trump Take Down I’ve Heard

WATCH: This Activist’s Speech At The DNC Contains The Best Trump Take Down I’ve Heard

The Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania started yesterday, July 25. There were many powerful speeches. One of the best speeches of the night came from Anastasia Somoza, a young girl with cerebral palsy. She spoke about how Hillary Clinton once visited her as a child. Clinton has worked hard to advocate for families with […]

Michelle Obama Proves Once Again That She Is The Classiest Lady In DC (VIDEO)

Michelle Obama Proves Once Again That She Is The Classiest Lady In DC (VIDEO)

Michelle Obama just gave a brilliant speech backing Hilary Clinton in Philadelphia, day one of the (DNC). Before she entered the stage, a video of the first lady aired with children, saying how much she has done for the country. They said things like “She gives us hope.” and “You did great.” next to footage of […]

Bernie Sanders Ready To Fight At The Democratic National Convention (VIDEO)

Bernie Sanders Ready To Fight At The Democratic National Convention (VIDEO)

On Monday, millennial favorite Bernie Sanders discussed the encroaching Democratic National Convention taking place in Philadelphia and what he anticipates from the public. The presidential hopeful foreshadowed future chaos at the convention because “Democracy is messy.” I wholeheartedly agree. Without debate, there is no possibility for change. In addition, Sanders talked about his visions for the […]

WATCH: Temple Hospital Sends New Moms and Babies Home With Something Extra, And It May Save Lives

WATCH: Temple Hospital Sends New Moms and Babies Home With Something Extra, And It May Save Lives

Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia is gifting new moms with baby boxes.   Good Housekeeping reports that the boxes retail between $80-$100 each.  The research team believes the boxes can help break the cycle of parents co-sleeping with babies. And this, in turn, will cut down on infant mortality rates. The year-long study provides  a dedicated website […]

A Piece Of History: A Pamphlet Of Abolitionist Literature Has Been Found

A Piece Of History: A Pamphlet Of Abolitionist Literature Has Been Found

A new piece of history has emerged. It is a pamphlet that was meant to teach children that slavery is wrong, and to hopefully convince their parents as well. Before women could vote, they were finding ways to be active in politics. In 1835 in Philadelphia, 18 rich women formed the Philadelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society. The […]

Police Say Jenkins Murder NOT A Hate Crime

Police Say Jenkins Murder NOT A Hate Crime

On the morning of October 6, 22-year-old Keisha Jenkins was murdered in Philadelphia, PA say local police. Jenkins, a transgender woman, was assaulted by five to six men before being shot, according to Police Chief James Clark. As reported in the Huffington Post, Jenkins is the sixteenth transgender woman of color murdered this year, and the 18th […]

Diner In Philadelphia Offers ‘Scalia Is A Douche’ Special–Sells Out In Record Time!

Diner In Philadelphia Offers ‘Scalia Is A Douche’ Special–Sells Out In Record Time!

Sam’s Morning Glory Diner in Philadelphia has a routine for Fridays: That’s the day they come up with the name for the breakfast specials they’ll be offering during the coming week. This past Friday, in light of the Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision legalizing same-sex marriage, the owners came up with two new specials. The first,??The […]

Wingnuts Suggest Philly Derailment Happened Because Engineer May Have Been Gay

Wingnuts Suggest Philly Derailment Happened Because Engineer May Have Been Gay

In the 48 hours since a horrific Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia, a couple of prominent wingnuts have popped up to suggest that this disaster happened because engineer Brandon Bostian may have been gay. First up–longtime right-wing provocateur Charles C. Johnson. After spending a good part of the day wondering if the engineer was black […]

Man Stalks, Shoots Supervisor In Back Of Head After Embezzling $40k From Child Advocacy Group (VIDEO)

Man Stalks, Shoots Supervisor In Back Of Head After Embezzling $40k From Child Advocacy Group (VIDEO)

It’s always baffling, these people who commit a crime for which they are unwilling to do the time, then turn around and commit a way worse crime in order to cover their tracks. And doesn’t it always seem like these people get caught, and would have been much better off sticking with taking the heat […]

Blind Man and Guide Dog’s Removal from Flight Sparks Outrage

Blind Man and Guide Dog’s Removal from Flight Sparks Outrage

Solidarity is a rare gem in this world. Even now with the globe aflame in revolution, sparking in every direction, there is far too little of it. Yet?solidarity is just what Albert Rizzi received?Wednesday night after he and his guide dog were kicked off of a?US Airways?flight flying from Philadelphia to Islip, Long Island. US […]