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32 headlines found matching 'slavery'
Fri August 18, 2017
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(The Washington Outsider)
 
 
 
George Washington fought for States' Rights to secure individual freedom. Robert E. Lee fought for the privilege of minority slave owners and States' Rights for the sake of States' Rights, even though that meant the oppression of individuals
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(The Blaze)
 
 
 
Rush Limbaugh goes full Alex Jones
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Wed August 16, 2017
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Did you know that a slave taught Jack Daniel how to distill his famous whiskey? Thanks to the company that produces it today, neither does anybody else
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(NY1)
 
 
 
Plaque honoring Robert E. Lee for more than 100 years, affixed to a tree Lee planted himself, to be removed Wednesday. Fark: In Brooklyn, NY
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Tue August 15, 2017
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Pizzagate may not be real to you, but it's real to Liftbro's primary opponent, dammit
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Mon August 14, 2017
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Chairman of the Virginia GOP tries his hand at being the very model of a modern moderate Republican: Sure, you have to be "unequivocal" and "emphatic" about denouncing white supremacists, BUT those Confederate statues really SHOULD stay up
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Sun August 13, 2017
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
America has been ignoring a crucial tie between Nazi Germany and the confederate south for decades
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Sat August 12, 2017
(Vox)
 
 
 
Kentucky mayor responds to Charlottesville riots and terrorist attacks by accelerating plan to remove town's Confederate memorials
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(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Well, bye
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Sat August 05, 2017
(CNN)
 
 
 
Here's another Affirmative Action story you guys can fight about. Difficulty: Indian dude pretending to be a black guy
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Wed August 02, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
"Imagining a world where the Confederacy won, where the legacy of slavery is fresh and the terror of it ever-present may seem like fantasy for white creatives, but ask most black people in the United States today. They'll tell you it's their reality"
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Mon July 31, 2017
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Right-wing attacks on "government schools" have an older, dark heritage. They have their roots in American slavery, Jim Crow-era segregation, anti-Catholic sentiment and Christian fundamentalism, and such groups are funded by Betsy DeVos
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Thu July 27, 2017
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Why HBO's Confederate isn't really alternate-history. It's a good enough read that the Interesting tag beat out Obvious
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Wed July 26, 2017
(Talking Points Memo)
 
 
 
Anthony Scaramucci compares GOP's Obamacare repeal effort to Lincoln's abolition of slavery
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Tue July 25, 2017
(NBC News)
 
 
 
War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. "Obamacare is death"
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Wed July 19, 2017
(Entertainment Weekly)
 
 
 
"Game of Thrones" showrunners reveal their next HBO drama series, and it's ambitious as all hell (totally controversial, too)
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(International Business Times)
 
 
 
St Pete mayor candidate declares that Obama was reparations and African Americans need to go back to Africa. In Pinellas County, this is known as the ultra-liberal position
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Thu June 29, 2017
(Right Wing Watch)
 
 
 
Christian group warns of rainbow abuse, ignores plight of thousands of unicorns and leprechauns imprisoned in Lucky Charms factories
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Sun June 18, 2017
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Wheel... of... Southern Slavery
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Tue June 13, 2017
(Village Voice)
 
 
 
Eight Confederate statues are still being proudly displayed in the U.S. capitol. Why?
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Tue June 06, 2017
(Lifehacker)
 
 
 
This summer please remember: Despite what the Environmental Working Group tries to tell you, your sunscreen is not going to kill you in your sleep, sell your children into slavery, and start a new life with your partner in Sweden
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Mon June 05, 2017
(Chron)
 
 
 
Middle schoolers in Texas decide to put on slavery reenactment for fellow classmate
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Besides being very into slavery and racism, General Robert E. Lee was generally a very bad person
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Sun June 04, 2017
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
"Kathy Griffin doesn't get to complain"
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Tue May 30, 2017
(NPR)
 
 
 
Not News: yet another City considers removing its public statues to Stonewall Jackson and Robert E. Lee. News: and one honoring Justice Roger Taney, the author or the Dredd Scott decision. Fark: Baltimore, MD which was always part of the Union
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Mon May 29, 2017
(Click2Houston)
 
 
 
Vice president of Texas open-carry organization announces plans to protest Sam Houston statue protest in Texas, starting in Houston. What could go wrong?
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Wed May 24, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Removing monuments which valorize treason is "destroying history"
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Tue May 23, 2017
(Nola.com)
 
 
 
"This 'cult' had one goal ... to rewrite history to hide the truth, which is that the Confederacy was on the wrong side of humanity." Full transcript of New Orleans mayor Landrieu's speech after taking down the confederate monuments, worth a read
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Wed May 10, 2017
(Gizmodo)
 
 
 
Orlando Jones lays out exactly why Mr. Nancy's speech in his debut in American Gods needed to be the verbal buttkicking that it was. And it was
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Sun May 07, 2017
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Condoleezza Rice says America was born with a birth defect: slavery
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Tue May 02, 2017
(NPR)
 
 
 
For some farking reason or another, NPR decided to fact check Donny's claim that Andrew Jackson could have stopped the Civil War
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Thu April 27, 2017
(Guardian)
 
 
 
South Carolina candidate for Congress: 'Well, if'n those Politically Correct pussies are gonna get rid of our monuments to the glorious Confederacy, how 'bout we get rid of some of them slavery memorials?' That's a bold strategy, Cotton
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