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MS-13: simple facts and verifiable misstatements

Communities of illegal immigrants from El Salvador set up in LA, San Francisco and other cities that had large illegal populations, creating a fragile group with few legal protections facing enormous discrimination.

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What is impeachment?

At the Constitutional Convention in 1787, the framers debated how to check the president’s power.

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We have heroes among us

For every elected official that’s concerned about re-election rather than representation, we have more that are putting everything on the line for what’s right. For every alt-right, angry nationalist, there’s a patriot.

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Your state, on marijuana

Some say the country is moving toward nation-wide legalization of marijuana. Here’s a list of states that have taken the plunge.

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U.S. anti-Semitism on the rise

According to the Anti-Defamation League there were 204 incidents on university campuses in 2017, up from 108 in 2016, and a 250% increase in white supremacist activity.

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What are statutes of limitations?

After more than 60 women came forward with stories by Bill Cosby, they were denied access to justice as the statue of limitations in Pennsylvania is 12 years, and had expired. One woman’s crime was committed recent enough to make the cut.

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What’s Florence gonna do?

Category 4: Well-built framed homes can sustain severe damage with loss of most of the roof structure and/or some exterior walls. Most trees will be snapped or uprooted and power poles downed. Fallen trees and power poles will isolate residential areas. Power outages will last weeks to possibly months. Most of the area will be uninhabitable for weeks or months.