As expected, a South Carolina judge has thrown out the convictions of the Friendship Nine , civil rights activists who were jailed in 1961 after a sit-in protest at an all-white lunch counter in the town of Rock Hill. It took almost five and a half years for the nine African-American men, whose 'jail, no bail' strategy helped galvanize the...
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Hundreds of protesters rallied outside Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf's...
Fed up with Open Carry Texas freaks hauling assault rifles in with them to buy lunch, about 500 Texas musicians held the first Open Carry Guitar Rally, marching while packing a giddy array of instruments and singing a repertoire from Steve Earle to Outkast to Star-Spangled Banner. Part of a broader Guitars For Guns campaign - shades of Woody Guthrie - the event was perfect for Texas, one sage explained, where "a bizarre phallic obsession is just part of your DNA...The guitar obsessives are the...
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