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This Is The Reason The Clintons Always Beat The GOP

“I did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky.” No, then President Bill Clinton did not commit perjury when he uttered those words January 26, 1998. The grand jury which questioned him specified in writing that by “sexual relations” they meant genital-to-genital penetration, not oral sex. He answered...

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What Cosby Did Does Not Equate With What Happened to Tamir

  People are equating the application of justice in the Tamir Rice case with Bill Cosby’s. This is misguided. Tamir Rice was without a doubt the victim of both a violent act and the criminal justice system charged with meting out the appropriate punishment for such an act through no...

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Executive Action On Gun Control For 2016

  President Barack Obama is expected to announce executive action on gun control. The new executive action aims to expand background checks on gun sales and is expected to be announced next week.   It’s again important to remember just what executive action is: ..The term executive action itself is...

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Quaaludes and Wine: The Bill Cosby Charges

  Pennsylvania prosecutors announced the filing of charges against comedian Bill Cosby in an alleged encounter with a woman 12 years ago. Cosby was charged with aggravated indecent assault. A former Temple University employee, told police Cosby drugged (quaaludes and wine) and violated her at his home in Cheltenham Township,...

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It’s Curtains For Chip Kelly In Philadelphia

  The Philadelphia Eagles have fired head coach Chip Kelly. After his first two years, where the team went 10-6 (though some would say with former head coach Andy Reid’s players), he was given full control over player personnel. The result was a team that has missed the playoffs the...

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Wait Til You Hear About The NYC Carbon Challenge

  The owners of 16 Hotels agree to cut greenhouse gas emissions over 10 years. The hotels, including the Waldorf-Astoria New York and the Grand Hyatt New York, pledged to cut emissions by 30 percent or more as part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s NYC Carbon Challenge program.   A...

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Protected Cops Means Unprotected People of Color

  I’ve always said that, in any encounter with the socially and legally protected cops, people of color (specifically Black and Latino males), have a 50/50 chance of living. It actually turns out it’s a little worse than that.   People of Color According to the Washington Post, as of...