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Broken Wings

House GOP struggles with immigration ‘principles’

It’s been a few weeks since House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) effectively pulled the plug on immigration reform. When House Majority Leader Eric …

Teen Jailed For Shooting Comment On Facebook Being Beaten Up In Prison

0<p>SHARES<p>Many reacted strongly to last week’s news that 18-year-old Justin Carter had been put in prison for posting comments on Facebook about how he …

This 4th of July, remember to laugh out loud the next time one of these corporations uses patriotism to sell their products. (Thanks to Americans for Tax Fairness)

Immigration Debate In Congress Riles Up Texas Republicans

<i>All this week, NPR is taking a look at the demographic shifts that could shake up Texas politics in the coming years — and what that could mean for the rest of the country.</i><p>Within a decade, Hispanics are bound to become the largest ethnic group in Texas. These often Democratic-leaning Texans could …

CA Passes K-12 Transgender Rights Bill