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‘Enough Is Enough’: Prisoners Across The Country Band Together To End Slavery For Good

"Prisoners make traffic signs. They make license plates. They make sheet metal. They work in shoe shops. Prisoners do all kinds of things and they’re not being paid for it." The post ‘Enough Is Enough’: Prisoners Across The Country Band Together To End Slavery For Good appeared first on ThinkProgress.

ACLU Sues Cleveland Over ‘Draconian’ Restrictions Around GOP Convention Space

“We’re concerned about unreasonable detentions, possibly even arrests.” The post ACLU Sues Cleveland Over ‘Draconian’ Restrictions Around GOP Convention Space appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Scott Brown Says Orlando Shooting Did Not Primarily Target Gay People

"I don’t identify the people who were murdered as from a particular class of people." The post Scott Brown Says Orlando Shooting Did Not Primarily Target Gay People appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Court Rules Internet Is A Utility, Upholds Net Neutrality Rules

"Today’s ruling is a victory for consumers and innovators who deserve unfettered access to the entire web." The post Court Rules Internet Is A Utility, Upholds Net Neutrality Rules appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The High Cost Of Phone Calls In Immigration Detention Centers

"Under our Constitution, immigrants are entitled to due process and a fair hearing before they are forcibly removed from their adopted country." The post The High Cost Of Phone Calls In Immigration Detention Centers appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Prison Allegedly Locked A Man In Solitary Until He Let Them Cut Open His Penis

An inmate in a West Virginia prison was allegedly subjected to a months long campaign of harassment, threats and isolation by prison officials until he submitted to involuntary and medically unnecessary surgery on his genitals. The post Prison Allegedly Locked A Man In Solitary Until He Let Them Cut Open His Penis appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The Private Security Firm Omar Mateen Worked For Profited Off Guantanamo Prison Abuses

G4S is currently being thrust into the spotlight because it employed Mateen, but the firm's murky reputation precedes it. The post The Private Security Firm Omar Mateen Worked For Profited Off Guantanamo Prison Abuses appeared first on ThinkProgress.

It’s Much Harder To Immigrate To The U.S. Than It Is To Buy A Gun

So why are we scapegoating immigrants? The post It’s Much Harder To Immigrate To The U.S. Than It Is To Buy A Gun appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Supreme Court Rules Against Puerto Rican Bankruptcy

The Supreme Court just handed a potentially crippling loss to the people of Puerto Rico. The post Supreme Court Rules Against Puerto Rican Bankruptcy appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The First Gun Control Bill Introduced After Orlando Targets People Convicted Of Hate Crimes

It would prevent anyone convicted of a hate crime from purchasing a firearm. The post The First Gun Control Bill Introduced After Orlando Targets People Convicted Of Hate Crimes appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The NRA’s Love Affair With The AR-15, Weapon Of Choice For Mass Murderers, In 22 Tweets

“Try it, you’ll like it!” The post The NRA’s Love Affair With The AR-15, Weapon Of Choice For Mass Murderers, In 22 Tweets appeared first on ThinkProgress.

The Discredited Nonsense That Gave America The ‘More Guns, Less Crime’ Myth

Want to know why America has an epidemic of gun violence? It's because we have an epidemic of guns. The post The Discredited Nonsense That Gave America The ‘More Guns, Less Crime’ Myth appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Obama Had This Haunting Confrontation With A Pro-Gun Activist Just Days Before The Orlando Massacre

"I just came from a meeting today in the Situation Room..." The post Obama Had This Haunting Confrontation With A Pro-Gun Activist Just Days Before The Orlando Massacre appeared first on ThinkProgress.

This Is The Gun That Committed The Deadliest Shooting In U.S. History

"America's gun of choice." The post This Is The Gun That Committed The Deadliest Shooting In U.S. History appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Obama On Massacre At Gay Orlando Nightclub: ‘An Attack On Any American Is An Attack On All Of Us’

"The place where they were attacked was more than a nightclub. It's a place of solidarity and empowerment" The post Obama On Massacre At Gay Orlando Nightclub: ‘An Attack On Any American Is An Attack On All Of Us’ appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Here’s How Long It Will Take America To Forget About The Orlando Massacre

America's disturbing cycle. The post Here’s How Long It Will Take America To Forget About The Orlando Massacre appeared first on ThinkProgress.

After Horrific Shooting At Gay Club, Most Gay Men Still Can’t Donate Blood To Help

Thousands are lining up to donate blood so that hospitals can care for the injured victims, but many members of the attacked community can't help. The post After Horrific Shooting At Gay Club, Most Gay Men Still Can’t Donate Blood To Help appeared first on ThinkProgress.

How Presidential Candidates Are Reacting To Mass Shooting At Gay Nightclub

Bernie called for the tightening of gun laws, and other candidates tweeted that their thoughts were with the victims. The post How Presidential Candidates Are Reacting To Mass Shooting At Gay Nightclub appeared first on ThinkProgres...

Suspect Who Shot Up Orlando Gay Club Identified: Omar S. Mateen

Mateen was a U.S. citizen from Port Saint Lucie, Florida. The post Suspect Who Shot Up Orlando Gay Club Identified: Omar S. Mateen appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Dozens Killed, Injured In Mass Shooting At Gay Nightclub

It's one of the deadliest mass shootings in U.S. history. The post Dozens Killed, Injured In Mass Shooting At Gay Nightclub appeared first on ThinkProgress.

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