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The state of North Carolina just failed to pass a bill that would’ve outlawed the rape of women if they withdraw consent during intercourse.

No mention was made of the hundreds of victims of Ramadan slaughter.

Experts still say there is no reason to fear a supervolcano eruption just yet, but understanding the devastation that we will all face sooner or later is important in the advancement of science and human survival.

All decent people oppose domestic violence and terrorism. However, the desire to catch and punish wrongdoers does not justify violating the Constitution or denying anyone due process. When government violates the rights of anyone it threatens the liberties of everyone.

It doesn’t matter how old you are or what your political ideology is. If you have something to say, speak up. Get active, and if need be, pick up a picket sign and get in the streets. And when civil liberties are violated, don’t remain silent about it.

An innocent grandmother and her two sons were raided and arrested after police mistook the grandpa’s ashes for heroin.

For a brief and shining moment, Booker had a possible $5 million stake in the next big thing. Then his investors realized that there was nothing there. Not in Waywire or in Booker. Both were equally hollow.

Why would Dianne Feinstein be talking to Iran’s Foreign Minister if it weren’t with intent to influence? Do you think she was authorized to make such a call from her iPhone? There are secure lines for such things.