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#Flipthe6th: Democrat Emerges as Clear Leader in Race for Price's Seat
Early voting begins in Georgia contest said to be test of the Trump resistance
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Race for Tom Price's Vacant Seat Seen as Bellwether for Resistance
With Democrat Jon Ossof gaining momentum, special election considered a test case for an energized Left
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As Politicians Target Sanctuary Cities, Faith Communities and Campuses Seek to Become Refuges
Dating back thousands of years, the concept of sanctuary stems from the custom of offering hospitality to the stranger. In ancient Greek cities, slaves and thieves took sanctuary at the shrines of the gods. During biblical times, those who had killed someone accidentally could take asylum in cities...
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Outrage After Trump Insults Civil Rights Icon John Lewis
"I believe in forgiveness. I believe in trying to work with people. It will be hard. It's going to be very difficult. I don't see this president-elect as a legitimate president," Rep. John Lewis says
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Education Victories Democrats Can Rally Around
Sorting through this week’s humiliating defeat by Donald Trump at the polls, Democrats are having a hard time finding any bright spots in all the darkness. But Trump’s victory was a very close one (he lost the popular vote) and may be easy to reverse in 2020 with a better campaign. So amidst the...
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With Islamophobia on Rise, Right-Wing Militias Threaten Communities in Kansas, Georgia
As white nationalist and Islamophobic rhetoric gains prominence in election, threats of anti-Muslim violence rise sharply
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Florida Coast Braces as Deadly Hurricane Matthew Nears Shore
Over 2 million evacuated as National Weather Service warns that 'extremely dangerous, life-threatening weather conditions are forecast in the next 24 hours'
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Latest Case Shows Voters Fighting 'Til Election Day for Their Rights
Ahead of Monday's federal court hearing, Court of Appeals blocks 'discriminatory' voting law in Kansas, Alabama, and Georgia
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2016 Election Lawsuit Tracker: The New Election Laws and the Suits Challenging Them
Courts are scrambling to rule on state election laws in time for the elections being held later this year. We’re keeping track of their decisions.
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In Name Change Case, Judge Rules by 'Sexist Stereotype'
'I felt insulted and objectified to be told by the court that I would not be able to have the name that my family, my friends, and my co-workers all call me'
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