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California Today: California Today: A Tax Bill Test for State Republicans

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Thursday: How the legislation could impact the state, more Hollywood fallout for Kevin Spacey, and a push to make the Playboy Mansion a historic monument.

College basketball's 50 must-watch non-conference games for 2017-2018

A monumental showdown between Duke and Michigan State tops the 50 best non-conference games of the college hoops season ahead. For a lot of people, the college basketball season kicks off the week after the Super Bowl and wraps up at the end of the NCAA tournament. Show More Summary

Standing on Four States at Four Corners Monument

Heading over to the Four Corners Monument and standing on four states at one time is one of those goofy things that I have wanted to do; but because it is located in such a remote area, I never had the chance to do so — and I have already...Show More Summary

Take his village — please!

(Scott Johnson) Terrorist murderer Sayfullo Saipov illustrates the suicidal absurdity of American immigration law. He was taken into the United States from Uzbekistan through the monumental stupidity of the so-called “diversity visa lottery.” He brings diversity to the 50 shades of farce in the immigration law. Show More Summary

Civil War: John Kelly Praises Robert E.Lee and Won't Blame the Slave-Owning Confederacy for the Conflict

2 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

The White House chief of staff defended the Confederate general amid controversy over monuments honoring the slave-owning states.

Podcast Ep. 188: Alberta’s Sex Miseducation Lessons

We also spoke about a Ten Commandments monument in Arkansas (and my battle with a State Senator), how atheists have apparently seized control of the country, and Indiana's irresponsible ignorance of a needle exchange program.

Kim Jong Un orders protection for statues depicting him

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

North Korea’s latest security concern is a statue of Kim Jong Un. The government of the rogue nuclear state has ordered security forces to closely monitor monuments and paintings of the Kim dynasty due to fear that “hostile elements” in the country would vandalize them....

Trump says he will shrink Bears Ears National Monument, a sacred tribal site in Utah

3 weeks agoHealth : The Checkup

President Trump informed Sen. Orrin Hatch on Friday that he will reduce the size of the protected area prized by many tribal leaders but opposed by several state and federal Republican officials..

Ed Gillespie: 'There's a big difference in the campaign for Governor' | Campaign 2017

Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate Ed Gillespie released an ad criticizing his opponent, Democratic Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam's support for removing Confederate monuments in the state.

Roy Moore: Marriage equality is worse than slavery and fighting climate change is a 'radical agenda'

Campaign Action Roy Moore, the notorious Alabama judge and now the Republican nominee for Senate in that state, has made his name on things like putting a 10 Commandments monument in a court building and ordering probate judges not to follow the law on marriage equality after the U.S. Show More Summary

New Confederate Monuments Are Quietly Going Up Across the U.S.

After the Charlottesville rally, statues and monuments to the slave-owning states were removed. But one group is working to create more.

OF COURSE: 92-Year-Old World War I Monument Declared Unconstitutional ‘Breach’ of Church and State S…

OF COURSE: 92-Year-Old World War I Monument Declared Unconstitutional ‘Breach’ of Church and State Separation.

Just Destroy Every Statue and Monument Ever Erected. Problem Solved?

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A campaign has been sweeping across the United States to literally erase reminders of the days when the Confederate States of America formed after Abraham Lincoln — who was opposed to slavery — was elected the 16th president of the United...Show More Summary

On ‘Last Week Tonight,’ John Oliver explains why we should remove confederate monuments

The debate over whether or not we should continue to glorify Confederate soldiers by leaving up the hundreds of statues across the United States has taken on new life following the protests in Charlottesville, North Carolina earlier this summer. Show More Summary

Minnesota officials aim to restore statues, memorials

As debates churn across the nation over displaying controversial public monuments, Minnesota state officials are seeking funds to repair and maintain all 23 statues and memorials scattered around the state … Click to Continue »

Richmond attorney: Removing statues requires state approval

Richmond's city attorney says any effort to remove the Confederate statues along historic Monument Avenue would require the General Assembly to approve a change to the city charter. The Richmond … Click to Continue »

Legacy projects take shape honoring Lewis MacAdams, poet and crusader for transforming Los Angeles River

An Elysian Valley monument to be unveiled Saturday will immortalize Lewis MacAdams, who is at work on a memoir recounting his years spent crusading to return the concrete-lined L.A. River to a more natural state.

New Mexico land swap revived at national monument

New Mexico is moving forward with a proposed land swap that would hand over state holdings within a national monument and wilderness area to the U.S. Interior Department in return … Click to Continue »

Fight Over Confederate Monument in Ohio Has Led to Death Threats

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Many Ohioans apparently had no idea a marker commemorating the Confederacy even existed in the northern state.

Confederate Veterans group pushes for new memorials to secessionists to showcase ‘how much the South suffered’

2 months agoNews : The Raw Story

As discourse about America’s racist past and present reaches a fever pitch, members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans want to build new monuments to the failed Southern state. According to the Associated Press, the SCV, whose post-Charlottesville aim is to divorce Confederate monuments from...

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