Category Archives: Politics

Rubin “The Hurricane” Carter Succumbs to Cancer at age 76 (VIDEO)

Rubin Carter at a speaking engagement in 2011

The world lost a Champion this morning. Rubin “Hurricane” Carter died in his from complications of abattle with prostrate cancer. In 1964 Carter, a native ... Read More »

Justice for Roxy the Boxer!

Justice for Roxy the Boxer!

  Katy Gammon, a 27 year old trainee solicitor from Bristol, UK has been found guilty of animal cruelty and sentenced to 4.5 months in ... Read More »

The Facts of Judge Joe Brown’s Contempt Charge and Subsequent Arrest

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It appears that Judge Joe Brown was arrested by an Illegal Magistrate Judge in Family Court in Memphis, TN on Monday afternoon. Judge Brown has ... Read More »

Mayor Kasim Reed Sworn In for Second Term as Mayor

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ATLANTA - Mayor Kasim Reed was sworn into office today to serve his second term as the 59th Mayor of the City of Atlanta. At the ceremony, ... Read More »

Rep. Kingston says “Poor students should sweep floors” (VIDEO)

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Source: Amanda Terkel/The Huffington Post WASHINGTON — Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) wants kids to learn early in life that there’s no such thing as a ... Read More »

Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid icon and father of modern South Africa, dies

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By Faith Karimi, CNN  5:10 PM EST, Thu December 5, 2013 (CNN) — Nelson Mandela, the revered statesman who emerged from prison after 27 years ... Read More »

Cobb County posts Braves stadium agreement

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Cobb County today made public its “memorandum of understanding” with the Atlanta Braves for the team’s new stadium. The agreement details the 60-acre, $672 million ... Read More »

U.S. Senate supports gay rights in workplace

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WASHINGTON –  The Senate has approved a bill outlawing workplace discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender Americans. The vote reflected the nation’s rapidly evolving attitude ... Read More »

Obama’s Top Economic Adviser Tells Democrats They’ll Have to Swallow Entitlement Cuts

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(Updates with White House response, in paragraph 12) This morning, Gene Sperling, director of the White House’s National Economic Council, appeared before a Democratic business ... Read More »

Health Policies Canceled in Latest Hurdle for Obamacare

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The Obamacare rollout is leading to the cancellation of hundreds of thousands of health insurance plans nationwide, contradicting President Barack Obama’s repeated pledge that people ... Read More »