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A California Waiter Wouldn’t Serve a Group of Latina Women Without Proof of Residency

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Beloved Wartime Singer Vera Lynn Turns 100

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via Earth Hour The first Earth Hour was ten years ago, celebrated in Sydney, Australia; it was a lovely idea, a sort of rolling...

Republicans Are Trying to Revive the Healthcare Bill By Gutting Pre-Existing Conditions Protections

It’s been 11 days since March 24, the last sorta good day, when Republicans failed to vote on their seven-years-in-the-making healthcare replacement bill. That...

Spencer Pratt Is Now a Hummingbird Feeder

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What It Costs to Give Black Mothers a Second Chance

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