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  1. Justice of the Day - John RutledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Daily Kos

    Today's Justice of the Day is: JOHN RUTLEDGE. Chief Justice Rutledge took the Judicial Oath to officially be promoted to the office of Chief Justice of the United States on this day, August 12, in 1795.

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  2. More than 1,000 fast food workers gather to boost their fight for $15Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Daily Kos

    Fast food workers from around the country are gathering outside Chicago this weekend to build connections and plan their continuing fight for a $15 an hour wage and the right to unionize, demands around which a series of one-day strikes have centered: About 1,300 workers will attend sessions Friday and Saturday at an expo center in Villa Park, ... (more)

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  3. More than 1,000 fast food workers gather to boost their fight for $15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Daily Kos

    Fast food workers from around the country are gathering outside Chicago this weekend to build connections and plan their continuing fight for a $15 an hour wage and the right to unionize, demands around which a series of one-day strikes have centered: About 1,300 workers will attend sessions Friday and Saturday at an expo center in Villa Park, ... (more)

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  4. Midday open thread: Colorado pot sales higher than expected, one way to get on NSA watch listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Total marijuana demand in Colorado, where the nation's first recreational pot shops opened in January, is estimated at 130 tons this year, a study for the state's revenue authority said this week.

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  5. Justice of the Day - James F. ByrnesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Today's Justice of the Day is: JAMES F. BYRNES. Justice Byrnes took the Judicial Oath to officially join the SCUS on this day, July 8, in 1941.

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  6. Is Rape Really On The Decline?Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Daily Kos

    The demented ravings of Elliot Rodger posted on Youtube just before his murderous rampage have heightened the ongoing debate about violence against women and the climate which enables and supports it.

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  7. The Memorial Day history forgot: The Martyrs of the Race CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | Daily Kos

    A pencil drawing and a grainy photo in the Library of Congress are all that is left of the cemetery where 257 Union soldiers were buried after the Civil War on what had been a race course in Charleston, South Carolina.

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  8. Memorial Day Has African American Roots; First One Was Conducted By Former SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2014 | Daily Kos

    And the origin of Memorial Day is no different. Some want to say it started out as "Decoration Day," which was started in northern states in 1868, or that the first Civil War soldier's grave ever decorated was in Warrenton, Virginia, on June 3, 1861, implying the first Memorial Day occurred there.

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  9. Justice of the Day - William Johnson, Jr.Read the original story

    May 7, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Today's Justice of the Day is: WILLIAM JOHNSON, JR. Justice Johnson took the Judicial Oath to join the Supreme Court of the United States on this day, May 7, in 1804.

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  10. Baptist pastor: Preaching against homosexuality now is akin to preaching against slaveryRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Surprised we missed this, but a prominent Southern Baptist pastor from my neck of the woods turned a lot of heads at the Southern Baptist Convention Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission's Leadership Summit earlier this week.

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  11. All the justice that money can buyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | Daily Kos

    As state courts across the nation prepare to referee numerous public pension reform disputes, a gaggle of interested parties - from major corporations to the Koch brothers - will next week sponsor an expenses-paid conference on public pension reform for judges who may decide the cases' fates.

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  12. Coleman Blvd. Bus Route Ridership Rises 54%Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Mount Pleasant, SC- All East Cooper CARTA bus routes showed major increases in ridership in the April 2014 reports issued by the Charleston Area Regional Transportation Authority.

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  13. Guess who skipped South Carolina event honoring anti-segregation judge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Last Friday, a bronze statue honoring the late U.S. District Judge J. Waties Waring, whose legal opinions helped end segregation and the doctrine of separate but equal, was unveiled outside the federal courthouse in Charleston, South Carolina.

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  14. What conservatism did for South CarolinaRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | Daily Kos

    James De Mint says conservatism freed the slaves during the civil war, and not government action .

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  15. What Matters To You Should Matter To Me: Help Me Write What You Believe Others Need to ReadRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Your town's 150 year old newspaper folded a few years back because of dwindling readership, increased printing costs and the rise of internet news.

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  16. Ron Paul Polo PoniesRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Daily Kos

    Charleston, SC- If you show off, you may rouse the downtrodden and summon up the specter of servile insurrections.

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  17. "Inequality for All" Documentary Film Screening in N. Charleston, SCRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Daily Kos

    North Charleston, SC- The public is invited to join the South Carolina Progressive Network Charleston Chapter and Park Circle Film Society to watch Robert Reich's award-winning film, "Inequality for All" on Thursday, February 27 at 7:00 pm at Park Circle Film's theater at 4820 Jenkins Ave. in North Charleston East Montague Shopping District .

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