Tim Wise To White People: Stop Being Nice And Start Getting Pissed Off

by LEFT WING NATION - Tim Wise is a well-known anti-racist activist with a number of best-selling books tackling an issue that white ...

2014: The Year of the Hypocrites

by Paul Buchheit - There were countless candidates, from individuals to corporations to government officials, all of whom combine the capitalist sense of me-first entitlement ...

Judge Exonerates 14-Year-Old Boy Executed in 1944

George Stinney, Jr. did not receive fair trial in murder case in Jim Crow south, judge says by Nadia Prupis - A judge on Wednesday vacated ...

57,000-Gallon Oil Spill In Canada Forces Closure Of Pipeline To U.S.

by EMILY ATKIN - Canadian energy delivery company Enbridge Inc. has temporarily shut down and isolated one of its crude oil pipelines that connects ...

Terri Schiavo’s Husband Speaks Out On Jeb Bush’s Presidential Bid

by JOSH ISRAEL - In his announcement Tuesday that he would explore a 2016 presidential bid, former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) promised to focus ...

NASA: California Needs 11 Trillion Gallons of Water to End Epic Drought

By Anastasia Pantsios, EcoWatch – California’s record-setting three-year-old drought has left the state with a massive water deficit, and communities, agricultural interests and others warring ...

Satanic Temple Will Put Up A ‘Holiday Display’ To Compliment Michigan Nativity Scenes

by SHANNON BARBER - It looks like the Satanic Temple is going to be giving the traditional nativity scenes on the Michigan Capitol grounds ...

Tim Wise To White People: Stop Being Nice And Start

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2014: The Year of the Hypocrites

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Judge Exonerates 14-Year-Old Boy Executed in 1944

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57,000-Gallon Oil Spill In Canada Forces Closure Of Pipeline To

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Terri Schiavo’s Husband Speaks Out On Jeb Bush’s Presidential Bid

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NASA: California Needs 11 Trillion Gallons of Water to End

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Satanic Temple Will Put Up A ‘Holiday Display’ To Compliment

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This Day in History

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On This Day, Dec 19, 1777 – Gerorge Washington Sets Up Camp at Valley Forge

1777 – General George Washington led his army of about 11,000 men to Valley Forge, PA, to camp for the winter. For his winter encampment, Washington selected Valley Forge on the Schuylkill River approximately 20 miles northwest of Philadelphia. With its high ground and position near the river, Valley Forge was easily defensible, but still close enough to the city for Washington to maintain pressure on the British. Despite the defeats of the fall, the 12,000 men of the Continental Army were in good spirits when they marched into Valley Forge on December 19, 1777. Under the direction of...

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