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“Constructive Revenge”: When The U.S. Gov’t Executes Your Grandparents

Ethel & Julius Rosenberg

Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, were executed in 1953 for allegedly transferring atomic bomb secrets to the USSR. Their granddaughter now heads the Rosenberg Fund for Children which helps children of activists targeted by the government. Continue Reading →

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Video:Obama Urges FCC To Adopt Rules Protecting Net Neutrality

Barack Obama

President Obama asks the Federal Communications Commission to change the classification of the Internet to a telecommunications service…which is a wonky way of saying he wants them to protect net neutrality. Enjoy the amusing “buffering” open in the video. Continue Reading →

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Video Replay & Transcript: MN Secretary Of State Candidates Forum At University Of Minnesota

MN Secretary Of State Candidate Forum At U of MN

Is it “Express Lane Voting” or “Warmed Over Voter ID”? Minnesota Republican secretary of state candidate Dan Severson touts his “express lane voting” idea. Democratic candidate for secretary of state Steve Simon says that’s a bad idea.
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Sec Of State Candidate Severson Apparently Confused On Absentee Ballot Law

Dan Severson

Minnesota Republican endorsed secretary of state candidate Dan Severson claims the new “no-excuse” absentee ballot legislation which allows any registered voter to absentee vote without an excuse specifically excludes military personnel from this privilege, requiring them to provide an excuse. The secretary of state office says Severson is wrong. Continue Reading →

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