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Largest fast food strike in US history

Largest fast food strike in US history

09/04/14 06:31PM

Thousands of workers across the country flooded the streets today in more than 150 cities demanding a pay increase, better working conditions and the right to form a union. Rev. Al Sharpton gets an update of the day’s events from Rep. Marcia Fudge. watch

Handcuffed suicide?

Handcuffed suicide?

09/03/14 06:44PM

Jonathan Capehart joins Rev. Al Sharpton to talk about the death of a man in Louisiana that was handcuffed in a police cruiser. watch

Voters exit a polling location after voting on November 6, 2012 in Lipan, Texas.

In Texas voter ID trial, witnesses describe burden of getting ID

09/03/14 11:04AM

Sammie Louise Bates moved to Texas from Illinois in 2011. She wanted to vote last year, but all she had was an Illinois identification card, and under Texas’s strict voter ID law, that wasn’t acceptable. To get a Texas ID, Bates needed a birth certificate from her native Mississippi, which cost $42. That was money that Bates, whose income is around $321 a month, didn’t have. read more

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