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SCOTUS ruling on North Carolina’s illegal political maps exposes GOP’s extreme partisan gerrymandering based on race

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. The Supreme Court’s ruling Monday that North Carolina Republicans had illegally segregated voters by race to create two U.S. House seats after 2010’s redistricting is a snapshot into the [...]

Appeals court OKs case based on pole-mounted video camera

An appeals court has upheld a weapons conviction of a convicted felon seen with a gun outside his Hobbs home by law enforcement officers conducting surveillance with a video camera mounted on a utility pole. The Denver-based 10th U.S. Circuit [...]

“This is bad journalism”: Swedish cops blast Fox News story based off “madman” filmmaker referenced by President Trump

When President Donald Trump defended himself against charges that he was making up terrorist action in Sweden, he responded that he was going off what Fox News told him the night before. My statement as to what’s happening in Sweden [...]

Trump’s “Curveball” moment: His “voter fraud” investigation is apparently based on one unsubstantiated tweet

Bad things happen when presidents come to rely on bad information. George W. Bush and his administration were very much invested in the notion that Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction, and to help build that case [...]

Donald Trump: I would have done better, ‘if that is possible,’ if election based on popular vote

President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday said he would have campaigned differently and done even better — if, he said, that’s even possible — had the election been based entirely on the popular vote. “I would have done even better [...]

War based on deception: Bush’s Iraq lies, uncontested, will haunt us under Donald Trump

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. The CODEPINK Tribunal taking place Dec. 1 and 2, and live streamed by the Real News, is a historic collection of testimonies about the lies and costs of the Iraq war. It takes on new [...]