Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Judge Blocks Order From Causing 'Irreparable Harm' To Sanctuary Cities

A U.S. district judge said Trump's executive order could cause "irreparable harm" to so-called sanctuary cities.

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Liberty Place Monument in New Orleans
Library of Congress

New Orleans Begins Controversial Removal Of Confederate Statues

Oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill washes ashore in Alabama
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Americans Would Be Willing To Pay $17B To Fix Deepwater Horizon Damage

Ann Coulter
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University Cancels Speech After A Judge Forces Another To Allow One

Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Neil DeGrasse Tyson To Politicians: You Don't Get To Deny Science

A portrait of a survivor of gun violence
Kathy Shorr, SHOT

These Photos Show Gun Violence Survivors Are More Than Just Statistics

Man being deported by ICE
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First DREAMer To Be Deported Sues Trump Administration

Dance instructors show traditional Native American moves
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A Native American Tribe Promotes Wellness Through Powwow Dance Videos

Tax day demonstrations in NYC
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#TaxDay Demonstrations In Several Cities Get A Presidential Response

Inmate at detention center.
Seattle Globalist / CC BY 2.0

Over 700 Immigration Detainees Went On A Hunger Strike

Planned Parenthood clinic
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Trump Just Opened The Door To Defund Planned Parenthood

A person waves a pride flag.
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Lawmakers In North Carolina Want To Ban Same-Sex Marriage

Exterior of Human Rights Campaign headquarters.
Newsy Staff / Kevin Clancy

The Future Of The Human Rights Campaign's Fight Is Interconnected

Dylann Roof stands during a video conference.
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Dylann Roof Pleads Guilty, Avoids Second Trial For Charleston Murders

Elementary School students eating lunches in 2006
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This State Will No Longer Let Schools Shame Students For Lunch Debts

Coal power plant
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States' Wealthiest Consumers Might Be Driving Carbon Emissions

A protester holds up his hands as police in riot gear pass.
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Department Of Justice Aims To Halt Baltimore Policing Overhaul

A same-sex marriage supporter waves a pride flag.
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Court Says The Civil Rights Act Bars LGBTQ Workplace Discrimination

Duke and North Carolina play in the ACC Basketball Tournament in New York City.
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With The 'Bathroom Bill' Repealed, North Carolina Gets Basketball Back

Equal pay rally
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Equal Pay Day Is April 4 This Year— Here's Why That Matters

President Donald Trump on the campaign trail.
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A Physical Fight At A Trump Campaign Rally Is Now A Legal Fight

Planned Parenthood supporters
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States Could Soon Choose To Block Some Funding For Planned Parenthood

Bathroom sign
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To Some, North Carolina's 'Bathroom Bill' Repeal Isn't A Repeal At All

The Human Rights Campaign headquarters
Newsy Statff / Kevin Clancy

Human Rights Campaign: 'We Can Still Move Forward' Despite Trump

A lesbian couple hold hands during a gay Pride rally.
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LGBTQ Groups Are Upset The 2020 Census Is Leaving Them Out

Neil Gorsuch speaks during his Supreme Court confirmation hearing.
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What Neil Gorsuch Could Mean For Roe V. Wade And The Abortion Debate

Rodrigo Duterte and Pope Francis speaking into a microphone
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Rodrigo Duterte And Pope Francis Share A Stance On This Issue

"Power Rangers" poster
Lionsgate / "Power Rangers"

One Of The Power Rangers Is Going To Be Gay

A PSA about intervening to prevent sexual assault
Autumn Worldwide

Here's How You Could Help Stop A Sexual Assault

Billboard by Karen Fiorito in Phoenix, AZ
KNXV

The Artist Behind This Anti-Trump Billboard Is Getting Death Threats

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
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Arkansas Is Giving Martin Luther King Jr. A Holiday All To Himself