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  1. Walmart faces widespread Black Friday protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Walmart workers in several states started their Black Friday actions ahead of time, but Friday itself is shaping up much, much bigger. Striking workers often face serious retaliation from Walmart, but they are motivated : "I have to depend on the government mostly," says Fatmata Jabbie, a 21-year-old single mother of two who earns $8.40 an hour working at a Walmart in Alexandria, Virginia.

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  2. Walmart faces widespread Black Friday protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Walmart workers in several states started their Black Friday actions ahead of time, but Friday itself is shaping up much, much bigger. Striking workers often face serious retaliation from Walmart, but they are motivated : "I have to depend on the government mostly," says Fatmata Jabbie, a 21-year-old single mother of two who earns $8.40 an hour working at a Walmart in Alexandria, Virginia.

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  3. Abbreviated pundit roundup: Black Friday editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Walmart won't pay its employees enough to afford Thanksgiving dinner, so they're holding food drives for their employees. Seriously.

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  4. Do you support the re-election of Nancy Pelosi as House Minority Leader?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Daily Kos

    When Congress voted to approve the Keystone Pipeline they committed an act of war against the Great Sioux Nation. Apparently they completely forgot to check with the Sioux who live on the Rosebud ... this diary.

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  5. 70 Year Old Woman Prosecuted for Neglecting Her 98 Year Old MotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    We hear too many stories of our supersized justice system. Too many people locked up , the school-to-prison pipeline, etc.

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  6. Washington Football Team Sues Native AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Remember the case where 5 Native Americans sued the Washington NFL franchise and a judge took away the copyright and trademark protections of said franchise? Not content to just appeal the trademark office's ruling, he is going to actual trial court to get back personally at those 5. ALEXANDRIA, Va. - A federal judge seems to think Native Americans offended by the Washington Redskins team name are properly being sued by the NFL franchise.

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  7. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Daily Kos

    It features a colossal statue of the first president, monster columns made of granite, and enormous murals depicting significant moments in the life of George Washington, Freemason. The visitor can gaze upon a trowel Washington used when he was laying the cornerstone of the Capitol building, a lock of Washington's hair, a clock that was stopped at the moment of Washington's death, an exact replica of the Masonic lodge where Washington attended meetings, and a Masonic apron that belonged to one of his successors, president James K. Polk.

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  8. KS Sen Roberts Lists Virginia as his home to FECRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Some stories are so crazy you wonder how they happened. With the RSCC sweeping in to take over Pat Roberts campaign, many Republicans in the state are feeling the squeeze of a party that will sacrifice everyone else to keep alive their hopes of grabbing the senate.

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  9. Sunday Train: What Future for America's Deadly Cul-de-Sacs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Daily Kos

    The Great Recession of 2007-2009 triggered the Depression that we appear to be exiting this summer.

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