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  • They hate political parties, but they have the highest opinion of Congress.
  • They are the most likely to be single parents and the least likely to approve of single parenthood. 
  • They voted overwhelmingly for Obama and the ACA, but they oppose his universal health care law as much as the rest of the country.

Kids these days.

Victims of violence in Ukraine shared their experiences in a new report out by amnestyusa. 

Victims of violence in Ukraine shared their experiences in a new report out by amnestyusa

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“Here, for the Court’s consideration, are several things women have been known to do that don’t in fact cause abortion, no matter your beliefs: wear Spanx Underwear; take long, sweaty bike rides; watch Rachel Maddow; read Nora Ephron; and—wait for it—take birth control pills.”

Why the Supreme Court ignored science in the Hobby Lobby case

“If you were blindfolded and I dropped you in an airport in the middle of New York and I dropped you in an airport in the middle of Beijing, you sure as hell wouldn’t pick LaGuardia as being in the United States.”

Joe Biden REALLY doesn’t like LaGuardia