How to Survive Prison: New Documentary Tackles Horrors of Wrongful Conviction

Photo Credit: Thomas Hawk / Flickr “The rapist probity complement is broken,” Jeffrey Deskovic, an executive author of the new documentary “Survivor’s Guide to Prison,” told AlterNet in a phone interview. He should know. At the age of 17, Deskovic was wrongfully convicted of the rape and murder of a 15-year-old …

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Two ‘Rabid’ Men’s Rights Activist Sites Are Now Officially Considered Hate Groups by the SPLC

Daryush Valizadeh, also famous as Roosh V.Photo Credit: Screenshot / YouTube For the first time, two “men’s rights” groups have been combined to a widely watched list of nonconformist groups. The Southern Poverty Law Center expelled its annual “Year In Hate” report on extremism today, and the report enclosed two …

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Disney Inadvertently Exposes Trump’s Tax Cut for the Scam It’s Been from the Start

Photo Credit: Shutterstock When Donald Trump sealed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act into law, he touted the legislation as a financial reward for American labor. As recently as January, Trump forked to $1,000 bonuses for employees that American Airlines, ATT and Disney have announced as explanation companies would reinvest …

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Trump Sets Deadly Precedent by Hiding Rationale for Bombing Syria

Photo Credit: Oriok / Shuttershock Pressure is ascent as the Trump administration continues to exclude to exhibit its authorised justification for bombing Syria in Apr 2017, despite increasing inspection from Democratic senators and a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Minnesota) wrote a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson …

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The Right Wing Has Falsely Accused Activists of Being ‘Paid Protesters’ for 50 Years

Parkland sharpened survivors Emma Gonzalez and David Hogg Photo Credit: CBS News / Screenshot Right-wing swindling theorists are distracted against a garland of teenagers. Even Donald Trump Jr. favourite one such chatter on Twitter, and a since-fired help of Florida State Rep. Shawn Harrison has claimed that the tyro activists …

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5 Places Hypocritical Republicans Ban Guns for Their Own Personal Safety

Photo Credit: C-SPAN After every mass shooting, a apportionment of this country insists the genuine problem is that there aren’t enough guns. The organisation that pushes this absurd distortion includes Republican politicians, many of whom fear that revelation otherwise would drive divided NRA donor funds. There’s been a lot of new …

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