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The challenge of being a black muslim woman in America

The challenge of being a black muslim woman in America

Scrolling through the headlines and tweet storms earlier this month calling Rep. Ilhan Omar  an anti-Semite for comments she tweeted about pro-Israel lobbying efforts, Margari Aziza Hill felt a familiar ...

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America’s unique gun violence problem

America’s unique gun violence problem

The US is unique in two key  ways when it comes to guns: It has way more gun deaths than other developed nations, and it has far higher levels of ...

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America is one of 6 countries that make up more than half of gun deaths worldwide

America is one of 6 countries that make up more than half of gun deaths worldwide

Out of the world’s 251,000 gun deaths every year, there’s a group of six countries that make up more than half of those deaths — and the United States is ...

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America has a democracy problem

America has a democracy problem

When a secretary of state and millionaire can oversee his own campaign for governor, our democracy has a problem. When we can’t trust that political operatives won’t tamper with absentee ...

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Four years for Paul Manafort is the right sentence

Four years for Paul Manafort is the right sentence

“Too light.” “Lenient.” “A slap on the wrist.” “Perverted.” There’s quite a bit of hand-wringing about the 4 year sentence that Judge T.J. Ellis handed down Thursday to Paul Manafort. ...

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Trump selects Kelly Craft for United Nations ambassador

Trump selects Kelly Craft for United Nations ambassador

President Trump announced Friday night that he has selected Kelly Craft, the current U.S. ambassador to Canada, to serve as his administration’s top diplomat to the United Nations. Trump shared ...

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Election analyst says Trump does not need 50 percent of the vote to win in 2020

Election analyst says Trump does not need 50 percent of the vote to win in 2020

Elections analyst Henry Olsen on Friday told Hill.TV that President Trump’s slight resurgence in his approval ratings is due to his recent State of the Union address and the end ...

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California restaurant owner won’t serve customers wearing MAGA hats

California restaurant owner won’t serve customers wearing MAGA hats

A restaurant owner and award-winning author in California tweeted that he will no longer serve customers who wear “Make America Great Again” hats at his eatery. “It hasn’t happened yet, ...

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Romney warns drug execs: ‘change is coming’

Romney warns drug execs: ‘change is coming’

Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) warned pharmaceutical company executives Thursday that change is coming to the industry. In a short interview in the Capitol, Romney described to The Hill his message ...

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Pelosi :The symbol of America should be the Statue of Liberty, not a thirty-foot wall

Pelosi :The symbol of America should be the Statue of Liberty, not a thirty-foot wall

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer gave a response to President Trump’s border wall speech Tuesday, with the New York Senator criticizing Trump for keeping the government ...

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