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ICE terror protested in the streets, discussed on Capitol Hill

"It often breaks my heart," she said, "but I have to send children back to their home countries even though I know I might be giving them a death sentence."

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Sanders wins Wisconsin in a landslide, works to build unity

Bernie Sanders made a special appeal to union members, who for years have been the target of attacks by right-wing Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker.

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American dream denied: Homeowners preyed upon by multi-billion dollar company

The Caamals are being evicted by a real estate investment firm that preys on victims of the foreclosure crisis.

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Democracy Spring kicks off in Philly

Activists have begun a march that they say will culminate with a massive civil disobedience action in the nation's capital. 

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This week in history: Poll tax abolished 50 years ago

A three-judge federal court at Jackson, Miss., outlawed Mississippi's $2 poll tax as a voting requirement for state and federal elections.

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Labor ally Donna Edwards leading in Maryland Senate race

Spring came early in Maryland this year - the pollen count is sky high, a G.I. flu has broken out, and there is a red hot election going on.

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Progressive budget for Illinois would make the super-rich pay

Two documents on budget priorities and governing presented in recent weeks stress helping everyday people instead of the rich.

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Obama to Cubans: “Let’s break down the barriers”

The United States President called for removing "the shadow of history from our relationship."

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Actions planned in D.C. to end blockade of Cuba

The International Committee for Peace, Justice and Dignity is returning to Washington next month to increase pressure on President Obama.

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Minnesota private prison debate raises issues of race, justice

Issues of race, poverty, and justice bubbled to the surface in an emotional hearing in late March.

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