Former Iowa State Senator Kent Sorenson on Wednesday pleaded guilty to federal charges stemming from his switch of support for Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-Minnesota), whose state campaign he led in 2011, to Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) in the 2012 caucuses. Sorenson admitted to Justice Department prosecutors that he accepted a total of $73,000 in bribes...
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Mike Brown is buried, but rage over his death churns on, often inflamed by racist media. A Times profile notes Brown was "no angel" because he smoked weed, possibly shoplifted and wrote rap, thus rendering him like any kid in his "unremarkable humanity." It has sparked furious hashtags: #NoAngel and #IDeservedIt, wherein people confess to the crimes of their youth - "I argued with my mother, I got a parking ticket"- so if they're killed by cops they had it coming. Laugh, cry, fight for change.
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