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Urban Observatory Offers Up Sustainability Metrics, Visualized

What if instead of spending weeks or months on a feasibility study for a new transportation or construction project, a city or business could simply consult a site where publicly available data has already been analyzed along metrics such as population density, traffic patterns or available green …

Republican lawmaker very sorry he said men should be able to rape women if abortion is legal

<b>State Rep. Lawrence Lockman (WABI)</b><p>Maine Rep. Lawrence Lockman is now trying to distance himself from decades worth of hateful remarks<p>Katie McDonough<p>February 27, 2014 8:46pm (UTC)<p>Republican state lawmaker Lawrence Lockman has only been serving in the Maine House of Representatives since 2012, but …

After Arizona: 5 Other States Considering Anti-Gay Laws

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said a bill that would have allowed business owners to refuse service to gay people and others on the basis of religious …

Tea Party leader attacks Jan Brewer for allowing “slavery” and penis cakes

<b>Janson Phillips (Fox News)</b><p>Tea Party Nation’s Judson Phillips is losing his mind over Gov. Brewer’s veto of Arizona’s anti-gay Jim Crow bill<p>Elias Isquith<p>February 27, 2014 9:15pm (UTC)<p>After Arizona's Republican governor Jan Brewer announced her veto of the controversial SB 1062, conservatives around …

Progressive Political Strategist Gives Surprising Advice to the Left Regarding the Tea Party

It would be a mistake to dismiss the Tea Party leading up to the 2014 midterm elections as the movement is likely to have a sizable impact, progressive political strategist Tara Dowdell said on MSNBC Thursday.<p>Demonstrators with the Tea Party protest the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) targeting of …

After Five Years, Tea Party Still Itching To Tangle With Its Own

Five years after the Republican Party birthed the tea party movement, mother and child have never been more at odds.<p>The tension between …

Here's The Brilliant New Nutrition Label That Will Make America Healthier

If you've ever tried to puzzle out why a small bag of cashews is "three servings" or whether "Calories from Fat" is something you should care about, rejoice: Those ubiquitous "Nutrition Facts" might soon become more helpful and easy to use.<p>For the first time in 20 years, the FDA is proposing a …