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Jesse Jackson Is The Most Important Figure In U.S. Political History
The civil rights icon has revealed a lot to us and about us.
Celebrities Urge Alabamians To Stay On #RightSideOfHistory As Election Looms
"Dear Alabama, don't vote for a pedophile. It’s that simple.”
Al Franken Deserved Better Than A Political Execution Without A Trial
David Edward Burke
Senator Al Franken announced his resignation yesterday amidst accusations of inappropriately touching multiple women after
Kellyanne Conway Defends Trump's 'Tremendous Moral Standards' After Roy Moore Endorsement
Earlier this week, the president publicly endorsed the alleged child predator running for Senate.
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Donald Trump Endorses Roy Moore For Senate
Moore is accused of sexually harassing or assaulting several women, including some who were teenagers at the time.
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Alabama Police Chief Suspended After 'Joking' About Roy Moore Sexual Assault Allegations
In comments on Facebook, Bryan Hammond "joked" about being molested by Moore's political rival.
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Roy Moore Accuser Says Candidate Groped Her To 'Feel Powerful'
Tina Johnson shared her story with Megyn Kelly on "Today."
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Friday's Morning Email: Franken Fallout: Senate Democrats Call For Investigation Following Sexual Assault Allegation
And President Donald Trump chimed in.
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An Open Letter To Editors Rejecting #MeToo, #MeAt14 Submissions By Victims
Founder of The Norfolk Initiative for Chess Excellence
I want to address the editors around the globe who are currently sifting through the very personal #MeToo and #MeAt14 narratives
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Roy Moore On Whether He Dated Girls In Their Teens: 'Not Generally, No'
Moore doubled down on denials of sexual misconduct and assault on Sean Hannity’s radio show on Friday.
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Friday's Morning Email: Alabama GOP Senate Candidate Uses His Sexual Misconduct Allegations To Fundraise
Here's what could happen to Moore on the Alabama Senate ballot.
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Democrat Doug Jones Raises $1.3 Million In Alabama Senate Race
He is running against conservative Roy Moore in the December special election.
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Alabama Senate Front-Runner: Evolution Is Fake And Homosexuality Should Be Illegal
Former judge Roy Moore says "God's law" should trump man's.
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Senate Candidate Was On Radio Show With Pastor Who Said Gays Should Repent Or Die
“Yes, Leviticus 20:13 calls for the death penalty for homosexuals,” said pastor Kevin Swanson in 2015. Roy Moore appeared on his show in February.
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Chuck Schumer To Trump: Withdraw 'Wildly Unqualified' USDA Nominee Sam Clovis
"We will vehemently oppose his nomination and urge our colleagues from both parties to ... reject him as well."
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GOP Infighting Explodes Into Open Over Stalled Legislative Agenda
Republicans did few things but fight this week.
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Tricky Position For GOP Candidates As Health Care Repeal Heads To The Senate
GOP Senate candidates may be at odds with the positions of the GOP senators from their states.
Staggering Sentences and the Children of Incarcerated Parents
Founder and writer of Prison Diaries, the 2016 Webby Award Hon...
The instances where staggered sentences have been used reveals that they are an exercise of judicial discretion usually reserved for wealthy defendants.
Democrats Prepare for Town Hall Tonight
Political strategist and analyst
The Rev. Jesse Jackson agreed and praised McGuire's leadership of the party, but he has said in the past that the Iowa Democratic
Ex-Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. Released From Halfway House As Sentence Winds Down
Sandi Jackson was sentenced to a year in prison for falsifying tax returns. A judge allowed the the couple to serve their
Ex-U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Released From Prison: Reports
By Reuters, Reuters
Jackson, a former Illinois lawmaker and the son of civil rights leader the Reverend Jesse Jackson Sr., spent roughly half
10 Corruption Quotes From Illinois Politicians
A non-partisan organization dedicated to involving Illinois re...
Sometimes a politician's best speech comes on the witness stand. Here is an updated collection of quotes directly from corrupt
Jesse Jackson Jr. Could Leave Prison Sooner Than Expected
If the new anticipated release date of Sept. 20, 2015 holds firm, Jackson will be free after serving less than two years
Report: Jesse Jackson, Jr. Will Finish Paying Restitution By Refinancing
The disgraced Democratic representative previously cut the marshals a check for $200,000 upon starting his 30-month federal
When Punishment Is Torture: An Open Letter to Former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr.
Rev. Ron Stief
Executive Director, National Religious Campaign Against Torture
I was deeply moved by your efforts to educate prisoners on their rights at the federal prison in North Carolina where you were held before being transferred to Montgomery, Ala. And I wasn't surprised to see those efforts it landed you in solitary confinement.
Jesse Jackson Jr. Tossed In Solitary After Advising Fellow Prisoners Of Rights
Jackson said he and other members of the Jackson family -- including his ex-Chicago alderman wife Sandi -- have been visiting
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