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  1. Chicago Protesters Block High-End Stores, Demanding Inquiry Into ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Demonstrators do push-ups Friday as others block motorists along Chicago's Michigan Avenue as they protest the shooting of Laquan McDonald who was killed by a police officer in 2014. Days after a video was released showing a white police officer killing a 17-year-old black man, protesters in Chicago turned out to disrupt traffic and shopping along the city's famous "Magnificent Mile" retail strip on Black Friday.


  2. Republicans see little political cost in targeting MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to a Gallup poll released just before Thanksgiving. Singling out Muslims is not new. Before the 2012 presidential election, Republican candidate Newt Gingrich called for a federal ban on Islamic law. But candidates at the top of the field stayed ...


  3. Hypocrisy: Democrats Criticize Trump but Not a Peep Against EmanuelRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    However, much more astonishing are the chauvinistic and possibly illegal actions of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel - and the fact that no major Democrat of note is calling him out for any of it. Predictably Democrats have decried this state of affairs.


  4. Peters faces refugee vote fallout from DemsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    President Barack Obama and Rep. Scott Peters step off Air Force One at Miramar Marine Corps Air Station Saturday night, Oct. 10. - Howard Lipin President Barack Obama and Rep. Scott Peters step off Air Force One at Miramar Marine Corps Air Station Saturday night, Oct. 10. - Howard Lipin Rep. Scott Peters and other congressional Democrats who voted for tougher restrictions on Syrian refugees may benefit politically next November, but they've angered some members of their own party who have money, passion and in some cases, both.


  5. Our Obama:Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... from him that I don't get from the others." [...] For Republican strategists, the loss of the 2012 Presidential election contained signals that spoke to the Party's future. Latinos are the largest minority group in America, but in 2012 "there was ...


  6. Photos of the weekRead the original story

    Friday | CBS News

    The most compelling photos from the week's news, November 21-27, 2015, including rocket debris, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and protests in Chicago. A piece of metal recovered from the sea off the Isles of Scilly in Britain on November 27, 2015.


  7. Global Warming's Unacknowledged Threat - The PentagonRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Berkeley Daily Planet

    The sobering insight that climate change can accelerate violence should weigh heavily on the minds of delegates to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change set to begin November 30 in Paris-a city that, on November 13, suffered grievously from the blowback of the Syrian conflict. But there is another looming threat that needs to be addressed.


  8. Rick Santorum at Mig's Pizza CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | FOX Carolina

    Santorum is seeking the Republican nomination for the 2016 presidential election. This will be the second time Santorum has made a run for the White House, with the first being a campaign in 2012.


  9. On Native GroundIF You Can't Win, Cheat: the Gop Plan for the Electoral CollegeRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2013 | American Reporter

    Republicans have lost the popular vote in five of the last six presidential elections. The demographics of our nation are changing rapidly in ways that do not favor conservatives.


  10. On Native GroundUNRAVELING the Lessons of the 2012 CampaignRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2012 | American Reporter

    As someone who has been following politics since I've been able to read, I believe that the 2012 presidential campaign will go down into the history books as an perfect example of how an incumbent can win re-election despite all the conventional wisdom that states otherwise. A list of those shibboleths may find value somewhere.


  11. On Native GroundVOTER Id Laws are the Real Voting FraudRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2012 | American Reporter

    For the Republicans, it's easy. Prevent as many Democratic voters as possible from voting, and you can secure the margin of victory.


  12. On Native GroundVERMONT Pushes Ahead with Health Care ReformRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2012 | American Reporter

    Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld President Obama's Affordable Care Act, Vermont is plowing ahead with its efforts to establish a system of single-payer state health care where every resident will eventually be eligible for publicly-funded coverage. The program known as Green Mountain Care is still very much a work in progress and, at best, it will take another five or six years to fully fund and implement this system.


  13. Obama to graduates: `A new feeling...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2012 | Samoa News

    President Barack Obama declared Wednesday the world has a "new feeling about America" and more respect for its leadership, weaving re-election themes into a commencement speech to jubilant graduates of the U.S. Air Force Academy. "We can say with confidence and pride: The United States is stronger, safer and more respected in the world," Obama told more than 1,000 graduates, dressed in their blue dress coats and yellow sashes for a ceremony in the Air Force football stadium.


  14. On Native GroundWHAT Happens to a Two-Party System When One Party Won't Govern?Read the original story

    May 11, 2012 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- In a play on the "hope and change" theme of Obama's 2008 presidential campaign, the Republican National Committee rolled out last week a new counter-slogan, "Hype and Blame 2012."


  15. On Native GroundHOW to Build a Brand, and Kill a BrandRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2012 | American Reporter

    You don't have to be a Harvard Business School graduate to know that a brand is difficult to build and easy to destroy. The experiences of Chrysler and Susan M. Komen for The Cure Foundation are a good illustration of this principle.


  16. On Native GroundA Stealth Repeal of the Bill of RightsRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2011 | American Reporter

    On the 225th anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights, the U.S. Senate voted to ratify a bill that will destroy many of our civil liberties. And President Barrack Obama, who quickly signed it, will go down in history as the President who gave the U.S. military the right to detain any citizen deemed as a threat to national security, and do so without due process.


  17. On Native GroundCLASS Warfare? Only When the Poor Fight BackRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2011 | American Reporter

    If you haven't seen the video, here's what the newly-minted Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts said about the attacks on proposals to raise taxes for the wealthy and corporations. "I hear all this, you know, "Well, this is class warfare, this is whatever - No! There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own.


  18. On Native GroundFOR Obama and Democrats, Time's Running OutRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2011 | American Reporter

    Before a Joint Session of Congress on Sept. 8, President Obama laid out a $447-billion package of tax cuts and new government spending to help stimulate the economy and create new jobs.


  19. Brasch WordsOUR Hope for Change is Still UnfulfilledRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2011 | American Reporter

    After significant compromise with the recalcitrant Republicans who want to continue to give tax advantages to the wealthy while cutting significant social programs, President Obama has finally taken a stand on debt ceiling negotiations. However, in labor, wildlife management, and the environment he is still compromising rather than coming out forcefully for principles he and the working class believe.


  20. On Native GroundPLAYING Chicken with the U.S. EconomyRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2011 | American Reporter

    As the game of political chicken continues in Washington, it looks more and more like the rest of us will be plucked. The Republicans in Congress talk of the need to reduce the deficit, yet completely refuse to raise taxes on the wealthy, or close tax loopholes that benefit the wealthy.