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A Florida Anarchist Will Spend Years in Prison for Online Posts Prompted by Jan. 6 Riot
Daniel Baker’s calls for armed defense against possible far-right attacks led to a much harsher sentence than that facing most insurrectionists. ...[Read more]
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Trump’s ‘Big Lie’ is on the ballot by way of delusional GOP candidates anxious for his endorsement
Democracy may have prevailed in the face of former President Donald Trump's attempt to overturn the 2020 presidential election but unfortunately the "Big Lie" is still a problem. According to Yahoo! News, the future of democracy is still hanging in the ba ...[Read more]
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Proud Boys Planned and Executed Attack on Antifa Protesters, Then Claimed Antifa Attacked First
We need to make sure we’ve got assaults on video,” Swinney says in the leaked footage. “If we’ve got [an assault] on video and stuff, and we know we got it on video and we have several on video, then nothing is going to happen because we just show ...[Read more]
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Increasingly radical Republicans are scaring businesses in GOP-led states
For generations, the GOP has pushed itself as the "pro-business party." But when MAGA Republicans take extremist measures in states they control — voter suppression, opposing vaccine requirements and public safety measures during a pandemic — it makes ...[Read more]
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Jan. 6 committee plans to use ‘criminal contempt’ to enforce subpoenas against key witnesses: report
President Donald Trump has urged his Republican allies to defy subpoenas they receive in connection with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's select committee on the January 6 insurrection. But the committee, according to Washington Post reporters Jacqueline Alem ...[Read more]
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What Happened on Jan 6? A Fascist Coup
We’re Learning the Truth About Jan 6th, and It’s Even Worse Than We Thought ...[Read more]
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Beyond Cable Street: An unsettled legacy of British fascism
The “Battle of Cable Street” has become part of British lore as a stand against fascism, but its true history shows the country’s enduring legacy of white supremacy and colonialism. ...[Read more]
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Austerity is a living hell. How can anyone describe it as character-building?
The right has entered a new phase of moral delinquency, in which they acknowledge the suffering of others - then explain why it’s good for them, actually ...[Read more]
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‘You should be ashamed’: Far-right GOP congresswoman slammed for attacking Pelosi and Pope Francis as ‘communists’
On Saturday, October 11, Pope Francis met with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi — and far-right Rep. Claudia Tenney of New York, in response, called both of them "communists."The MAGA Republican and Donald Trump apologist, tweeting a photo of Pelosi and Po ...[Read more]
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Whistleblower slams Capitol Police leaders for Jan. 6 ‘failures’ accuses ex-USCP head of lying to Congress
Nine months have passed since the January 6 insurrection, and new reporting continues to emerge about that event. According to NBC News reporters Julie Tsirkin and Teaganne Finn, a Capitol Police whistleblower recently sent a letter to members of Congress ...[Read more]
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‘Offensive deprivation of an important right’: Federal judge temporarily blocks Texas abortion ban
U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman on Wednesday issued a preliminary injunction blocking a Texas law that bans abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, insisting the restraining order is necessary to "prevent irreparable harm to the United States' interest ...[Read more]
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