April172014
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liberalsarecool:

Voter suppression is a Republican platform foundation.
Via Occupy Democrats

liberalsarecool:

Voter suppression is a Republican platform foundation.

Via Occupy Democrats

1PM
“A hundred years ago they used to put on a white sheet and use a bloodhound against Negroes. Today they have taken off the white sheet and put on police uniforms and traded in the bloodhounds for police dogs, and they’re still doing the same thing.” Malcolm X (via america-wakiewakie)
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conspiracytheorist79:


RT @Nick_Anderson_’s #EditorialCartoon: Civil Rights Act…#LBJ #civilrights #voterID

conspiracytheorist79:

RT @Nick_Anderson_’s #EditorialCartoon: Civil Rights Act…#LBJ #civilrights #voterID

(via political-cartoons)

12PM
cartoonpolitics:

references assertions in the news that for every dollar paid to men in the USA, women earn only $0.77. In the case of  African American women that drops to $0.66 and for Hispanic women $0.58… (some background here)

cartoonpolitics:

references assertions in the news that for every dollar paid to men in the USA, women earn only $0.77. In the case of  African American women that drops to $0.66 and for Hispanic women $0.58… (some background here)

(Source: editorialcartoonists.com, via generalbriefing)

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policymic:

Police are experimenting with “live Google Earth” surveillance

Is this next-level law enforcement or another step towards Big Brother?

That is the question coming out of Los Angeles, where for the past year, the city’s police department has been experimenting with new, state-of-the-art surveillance technology. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, with the help of an Ohio company called Persistent Surveillance Systems, rolled out a test in Compton — flying small civilian aircraft outfitted with high-powered cameras that can record video in real-time.

Like something straight out of a sci-fi flick, the cameras allow the police to track suspects from the air, pause video, rewind and fast forward — essentially creating a live-updated version of Google Earth.

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nativeamericannews:

Study: Teams with Native American mascots end up losing millions
If negative public opinion about Native American mascots can’t dissuade pro sports teams from using them, then maybe a study about the money they’re losing because of those mascots will change their minds.

nativeamericannews:

Study: Teams with Native American mascots end up losing millions

If negative public opinion about Native American mascots can’t dissuade pro sports teams from using them, then maybe a study about the money they’re losing because of those mascots will change their minds.

(Source: msn.foxsports.com)