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Immigration Myths vs Facts: New pamphlet published for 2016 election

Immigration has become central to the 2016 presidential election. Trump says immigrants are a threat to America. A new pamphlet hits back with facts.

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Breakthrough: Private university graduate students can organize

"We expect our relationship with the administration to be much easier; to establish a much more democratic process to determine our work conditions."

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Meet Gillary: She’s 18 and already changing the world

Gillary is starting college, and plans to study biology. "I'm going to do health related research, so I can find cures for diseases that affect animals."

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Today’s photo ID laws are yesterday’s beans in a jar

"I can still recall the first time I saw what state-sanctioned discrimination looked like."

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In battleground Missouri, Senate candidate Kander slams GOP rival over workers’ rights

In Missouri, GOP Sen. Roy Blunt faces a tough challenge from labor-backed Jason Kander. 

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Civil rights groups fight potential Trump-inspired terrorism at the polls

Attempting to prevent Trump-inspired vigilante actions, the groups are calling for monitors to oversee balloting across the U.S.

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Supreme Court and other judgeships at stake in November elections

To stop a conservative takeover on the bench, voters will need to mobilize in massive numbers to turn Trump away from the White House.

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Union, Black golfers teed off by tournaments at Trump's courses

Las Vegas Unite Here hotel workers join with Black golfers to urge the sport's professional associations to yank tournaments from Donald Trump's courses.

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Economist: Guaranteed living-wage jobs best way to address inequality

Noted African-American economics professor Darrick Hamilton is proposing federally-guaranteed jobs, at living wages, for everyone.

 

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Obama administration to end prisons-for-profits contracts

 "This is the first step in the process of reducing - and ultimately ending - our use of privately-operated prisons," Deputy AG Sally Yates announced.

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