Independence Day

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Southern California Was Just Hit With Its Biggest Earthquake In Years

It’s still too early to tell the amount of damage caused by the quake.
Mack Lamoureux
7.4.19
immigration

Here’s What Immigrants Think About the Fourth of July

“When I first came here, I was very into the idea of America as the land of opportunity for all, but now I know that the idea of equality in this country is a farce.”
Mary Retta
7.3.19
Celebrity

Colin Kaepernick and Nike Are Right, the Betsy Ross Flag Shouldn't Be on Sneakers

Betsy Ross' flag is a reminder of slavery. We don't need it on shoes.
Kristin Corry
7.2.19
Trump

Trump's Tanks Are Here

Several trains rolled into Washington, D.C., on Tuesday carrying tanks.
Kelly Vinett
7.2.19
Poland

White supremacists marched alongside government officials in Poland’s Independence Day rally

Marchers wore symbols including the Celtic cross and black sun, and carried anti-Islam banners as they shouted anti-refugee chants.
Tim Hume
11.12.18
Facebook

Facebook flagged part of the Declaration of Independence as hate speech

The editor suspects it was the phrase “Indian Savages” that triggered the flag
Tess Owen
7.5.18
politics

These Canadians Don’t Want to Party with Americans Because of Trump

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh is among a handful of politicians boycotting Independence Day events.
Connor Garel
7.4.18
The Nice Guide to Right Now

Watch This Bear Live a More Luxurious Life Than You

With hot tubs and margaritas, this bear is living the goddamn life.
Mack Lamoureux
7.3.18
terrorism

Aspiring Cleveland bomber planned to drive remote-controlled cars full of explosives into a Fourth of July parade

The suspect pledged allegiance to al-Qaeda and wrote on Facebook: “If you fear death. Then don't say you love Islam.”
Tess Owen
7.2.18
Happy Fourth!

A Collection of Dumb, Dangerous, and Avoidable Fireworks Accidents

How's about a blitzed butt, a beachfront assault, and a lost-and-found hand, just to name a few.
Sarah Emerson
7.2.18
Fourth of July

How to Celebrate the 4th of July When America Is a Constant Disappointment

If you feel like patriotism is morally repulsive right now, you'd be correct.
Leila Ettachfini
6.29.18
never change

Welp, Bitcoin Might Still Fork on August 1

What is 'Bitcoin Cash'?
Jordan Pearson
7.25.17
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