Google Draws Wikileaks' Ire for Secretly Providing Private Email Data to DOJ

By Jon Queally, Common Dreams – In what non-profit media organization Wikileaks is calling a "horrifying precedent for press freedoms," internet giant Google has confirmed ...

Court Tosses Out Prostitution Conviction For Transgender Woman Just Walking Down Street

By ZACK FORD, ThinkProgress – An Arizona appeals court has vacated a conviction against a transgender woman who was profiled for sex work, creating ...

Corporate Tax Break Scheme Is Gaining A Momentum We Must Stop

by Isaiah Poole - There is no real argument over whether the nation needs to do more to improve its infrastructure – its transportation, water, ...

Revolutionary Family Shows True Meaning of Self-Reliance

By Cole Mellino, EcoWatch – They grow almost all of the food they need. Ninety percent of their all-organic, vegetarian diet comes from their garden. ...

GOP Hopefuls Eyeing the Texas Hispanic Vote

by Alexa Ura, The Texas Tribune - The last Texas Republican to occupy the Oval Office, George W. Bush, took 49 percent of the state’s Hispanic ...

Former Fox Employyer Shoots Himself at NYC HQ to Protest Workplace Bullying

By ELISABETH PARKER, Addicting Info – Was former Fox News producer Phillip Perea mentally unstable from the start, or did systematic workplace bullying destroy him from ...

Pipeline Explodes In West Virginia, Sends Fireball Shooting Hundreds Of Feet In The Air

By EMILY ATKIN, ThinkProgress – A gas pipeline in Brooke County, West Virginia exploded into a ball of flames on Monday morning, marking the ...

This Take Down Of Palin And The Iowa Freedom Summit Might Be Jon Stewart’s Finest Moment (VIDEO)

by KERRY-ANNE - Monday’s Daily Show saw Jon Stewart ruthlessly mock the attendees of the Iowa Freedom Summit as “Republicans who will never be ...

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Court Tosses Out Prostitution Conviction For Transgender Woman Just Walking

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Revolutionary Family Shows True Meaning of Self-Reliance

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GOP Hopefuls Eyeing the Texas Hispanic Vote

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This Take Down Of Palin And The Iowa Freedom Summit

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This Day in History

Martin Luter

On This Day, Jan. 28, 1521 – Diet Of Worms Opens to Deal with Martin Luther

“The third kind consists of those books which I have written against private individuals, so-called; against those, that is, who have exerted themselves in defense of the Roman tyranny and to the overthrow of that piety which I have taught. I confess that I have been more harsh against them than befits my religious vows and my profession. For I do not make myself out to be any kind of saint, nor am I now contending about my conduct but about Christian doctrine. But it is not in my power to recant them, because that recantation would give that...

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