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What America’s Pro-Gun Zealots Won’t Tell You About The 2nd Amendment (VIDEO)

What America’s Pro-Gun Zealots Won’t Tell You About The 2nd Amendment (VIDEO)

Still think the Second Amendment’s all about our unlimited right to bear arms? Think again. Every time some angry shooter goes on a mass murder spree, we demand tougher gun laws and get shut down by people loudly invoking their Second Amendment rights. But what are those rights exactly? At first glance, the Second Amendment to the US […]

Watch The Beautiful Time Comedian Billy Crystal Got Muhammad Ali To Laugh At Himself

Watch The Beautiful Time Comedian Billy Crystal Got Muhammad Ali To Laugh At Himself

Comedian Billy Crystal managed to get Muhammad Ali to actually laugh at himself during this now-famous routine called “15 Rounds.” Ali’s retirement roast was held in 1979, at The Forum in California. At one point, Billy Crystal performed a 12-minute routine called “15 Rounds,” which features his spot-on impressions of Cassius Clay/Muhammad Ali, Howard Cosell, […]

Ronald Reagan’s Racially Motivated Speeches And Tax Cuts (Video)

Ronald Reagan’s Racially Motivated Speeches And Tax Cuts (Video)

This video clip  recalls how Ronald Reagan – “the great communicator” – used racial tensions. In this interview with Bill Moyers, Ian Haney López discusses how Ronald Reagan used “racial tensions to sway middle-class white Americans to vote for policies not in their self-interest.” As reported by Moyers & Co., “In Dog Whistle Politics, author […]

CIA Implicated In Nelson Mandela’s Arrest And Nearly 28 Years Of Imprisonment

CIA Implicated In Nelson Mandela’s Arrest And Nearly 28 Years Of Imprisonment

A former CIA spy admits that his tip led to Nelson Mandela’s arrest and long imprisonment. The Sunday Times, the largest selling British national Sunday newspaper, reports that a former CIA spy has admitted that his tip led to the arrest of Nelson Mandela, leading to the future South African president’s trial and imprisonment for […]

4 Reasons Why We Need To Remember Kent State

4 Reasons Why We Need To Remember Kent State

The incident at Kent State in 1970 is something we need to remember so that it never happens again. Their names are Jeffrey Miller, Allison Krause, William Knox Schroeder, and Sandra Scheuer. They died at the hands of the Ohio National Guard on May 4, 1970. These are the reasons we need to remember this, […]

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