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+ Watch the Gender Revolution documentary tomorrow night on NatGeo.
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+ Terrific Things You Need to Buy From Nordstrom Today! “Celebrities love Timberlands and why not? They’re great for taking long walks with thousands of strangers.” ??
+ Wait this is amazing. Pennsylvania Senator to Trump: “Come After Me You Shit-Gibbon!”
Hey @realDonaldTrump I oppose civil asset forfeiture too! Why don't you try to destroy my career you fascist, loofa-faced, shit-gibbon!
— Daylin Leach (@daylinleach) February 7, 2017
+ She Showed Up Yearly to Meet Immigration Agents. Now They’re Deporting Her. The story of Guadalupe García de Rayos.
UPDATE: Guadalupe has been deported to Nogales. Her attorney was never contacted by ICE. She missed DACA eligibility by four months. Her attorney: “My advice to future clients is to go find a sanctuary church don’t check-in to ICE.”
+ Trump Aide Derided Islam, Immigration And Diversity, Embraced An Anti-Semitic Past. Just a cool guy being cool, you know.
+ Ted Cruz: “The Democrats are the Party of the Ku Klux Klan.” Sounds like Ted needs a refresher on the Southern strategy, bless his dumb fucking heart.
+ Neil Gorsuch sure as shit did criticize Trump and his tantrums, even if Trump doesn’t want to admit it. “Even if Trump doesn’t want to admit it” could be appended to pretty much every true thing you say for the next thirty years!
+ John Kelly, Homeland Security Secretary: Travel Vetting Could Include Passwords, Tweets. If you’re super up-to-date on this subject, you’ll know it’s already happening, even to American-born citizens.
+ Learn about Elouise Cobell, American Indian Activist Who Battled for 15 Years to Win a Landmark Suit for Oil and Gas Royalties.
+ Earth and Bone is a public radio-produced podcast that digs into the pervasive issue of the U.S. government desecrating sacred Native American lands for profit. You can also read the transcripts here.