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Women of Color Are Making History Ahead of Midterms
While the more important battles will come in November’s general elections, the primary races have already indicated that we are witnessing a game-changing moment in the nation’s political landscape.
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Democratic candidate for New York's 14th congressional district, spoke with MSNBC's Chris Hayes on Wednesday night about her bold progressive agenda. (Photo: MSNBC/screenshot) News
'It's Not Just One District': Ocasio-Cortez Pushes Back Against Nancy Pelosi's Dismissal of Progressive Wave
"I think that we're in the middle of a movement in this country...but that movement is going to happen from the bottom up. That movement is going to come from voters."
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"The 28-year-old Democratic Socialist ended the career of Joe Crowley, a 14-year incumbent who was even-money to be the Speaker of a Democratic House one day." (Photo: Getty) Views
Anything Can Happen: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Victory Shows Stunning Energy of the Democrats' Progressive Arm
A stunning demonstration of the energy in the progressive base of the Democratic Party
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A study by professors at Harvard University found that Republican-appointed judges give black defendents longer sentences than those appointed by Democrats. News
Black Defendants Face Harsher Sentences From GOP-Appointed Judges, Study Finds
As Trump makes judicial appointments at breakneck speed, Harvard research exposes troubling sentencing disparities along racial lines
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Medical workers aid injured people at the finish line of the 2013 Boston Marathon in Boston, Monday, April 15, 2013. Two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing at least three people and injuring more than 140 others. News
As Boston Reels from Violence, Details of Attack Slowly Emerge
Investigation announces no solid leads for culprit(s) as voices urge against rush to judgment
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