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Two Lesbians Raised A Regular Guy Who Changed The National Conversation About Gay Families
MoveOn.org’s innovative media project catapults Zach Walhs’ testimony about marriage equality to one of the most popular YouTube videos of all time in just a few weeks. One in every 10 Facebook users in the United States has now viewed this moving testimony.
Republicans take their attack on unions and public workers to the state level, prompting huge backlash. The referendum overturning anti-union laws in Ohio and over half a million signatures endorsing the recall of Wisconsin GOP Governor Scott Walker sends a strong message to the GOP: Don’t touch our unions!
The Obama administration considers building a massive oil pipeline from Canada throughout the continental United States. Mass action by environmentalists and lots of high profile arrests outside of the White House stop this detrimental Keystone Pipeline—for now.
Elizabeth Warren Keeps Fighting For Consumers’ Rights
Spurned by a ridiculously political stunt by the GOP blocking her nomination to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Elizabeth Warren instead runs for Senate and dazzles the world with her incredible good sense.
Found on Facebook. Originally submitted by Laura S.
Rick Perry’s trashy anti-gay ad becomes the most disliked political video of all time (in a matter of days). This sends a clear message to the GOP that America won’t stand for for political ads that espouse hate.
The United States and our allies have agreed to extend talks with Iran over the future of their nuclear program....I plan to continue to lead the effort in the Senate to support the negotiations and urge my colleagues to resist efforts to pass new sanctions …
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