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Tea Party Blasts Ebony Magazine’s Trayvon Martin Inspired Covers (Video)

Tea Party Blasts Ebony Magazine’s Trayvon Martin Inspired Covers (Video)

As a tribute to the life of Trayvon Martin and to protest the verdict Zimmerman received, Ebony magazine decided to run four different covers of black celebrities posing with their children in hoodies for their September edition. Well, as if Ebony magazine would even care, but the Tea Party in typical melodramatic fashion decided to […]

The Case To Raise Minimum Wage (Video)

The Case To Raise Minimum Wage (Video)

Fast food workers have been taking their grievances to the street, striking and rallying for higher wages. Restaurant companies say that would cause prices to skyrocket. However a University of Kansas research assistant, Arnobio Morelix did the numbers and reported that doubling the salaries of McDonald’s employees (including the CEO who made nearly nine million […]