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Arkansas' Howard Zinn Witch-Hunt Fizzles
Why the great historian would have loved what transpired over the past few weeks
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Hundreds of Arkansas Teachers Request Howard Zinn’s A People’s History
Maybe you’ve heard: Legislation just proposed in Arkansas would ban books by or about Howard Zinn from all public schools in the state. The bill, submitted by Representative Kim Hendren (R), can be read in full here . In solidarity with Arkansas educators and students, the Zinn Education Project...
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Arkansas Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Ban Howard Zinn From Classrooms
Legislation from Rep. Kim Hendren would keep legendary historian's works from all public and charter schools
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'My Husband is Dying. What Kind of Insurance Do You Have?': GOP Town Halls Erupt
Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) was one of several Republican politicians confronted by outraged crowds on Wednesday
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'An Opportunity to Correct Course': Marijuana on the Ballot 2016
'Marijuana prohibition has been a costly failure—to individuals, communities, and the entire country'
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Despite GOP Opposition, Mounting Evidence That Medicaid Improves Health
New research comes as Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin attempts to dismantle the state's Medicaid expansion program as part of crusade against Obamacare
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Proving 'Just This Phone' Canard, FBI to Help Unlock Other Apple Devices
Bureau announced it would help Arkansas prosecutors unlock two devices in murder case
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Remember Mayflower? Exxon Slapped with Paltry Fine for Tar Sands Pipeline Spill
Arkansas suit against oil giant ends with $5 million agreement
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Indiana and Arkansas Retreat From Hate Laws. Florida Plows Ahead.
Not long before the U.S. Supreme Court issued its unanimous ruling in Brown vs. Board of Education, the 1954 decision that declared school segregation unconstitutional, Earl Warren, the chief justice, was at the White House for a stag party. President Eisenhower didn’t know how the court would rule...
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Forces of Equality Intensify Fight Against 'Persecution in Name of Religion'
'Politicians across the nation have a critical choice to make: do the right thing by rejecting Indiana-style discrimination laws,' says national LGBTQ activist
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