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Obamacare victory in Arizona

Obamacare victory in Arizona

06/15/13 08:00PM

Arizona's Governor Jan Brewer took on her own party to get Obamacare's Medicaid expansion implemented. She won. Chris Hayes talks with Arizona House Minority... watch

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06/14/13 08:41PM

1. Sebastien De La Cruz is a young Mexican-American from San Antonio who performed the National Anthem before game four of the NBA finals between the Spurs and the Miami Heat. Racists on Twitter did just as racists on Twitter are expected to do: be racist. But then, out of nowhere, enters anti-racism for the win! Sebastien came back to sing the Anthem for game four. read more

Eric Glatt, a Georgetown Law student, poses for a photograph on their campus, Wednesday, June 12, 2013 in Washington. A federal judge in New York ruled this week that Fox Searchlight Pictures violated minimum wage and overtime laws by not paying...

Courts weigh legality of unpaid internships

06/14/13 02:59PM

When you think of the Natalie Portman movie Black Swan, labor rights violations might not be the first thing that comes to mind. But according to a recent ruling from a U.S. district court, the production company Fox Searchlight Pictures violated labor law by letting unpaid interns work on the film.
 New York Southern District Judge William Pauley on Tuesday ruled that Eric Glatt and several other unpaid interns who worked for the studio were actually employees, and therefore entitled to at least the minimum wage. 
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06/14/13 12:17AM

1. A study conducted by robot expert Christoph Bartneck found that Legos are a lot angrier than they once were. The stresses of competing against Street Fighter XXXXXIXXVIIIIX for the attention of young children is enough to make any plastic figure to spiral. 2. Nothing says "mounting tensions in Turkey" better than a musical number performed by the protesters of the Occupy Gezi movement. Members of the group sang "Do You Hear the People Sing?" from the musical Les Miserables on Tuesday. Heartstrings effectively tugged. H/T Buzzfeed.
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