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The Raw Story is an American online tabloid founded in 2004 by John K. Byrne. It covers current national and international political events and publishes its own editorials which tend to advocate for progressive positions. 
rawstory.com Oct 17, 2020, Saturday
Amy Coney Barrett accused of ‘unconscionable cruelty’ in teen rape case – Raw Story
Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has been accused of “unconscionable cruelty” by a watchdog group over her role in an appellate court decision overturning a district court which found a Wisconsin county liable for millions in damages to a woman who alleged she had been repeatedly raped by a jail guard. This article first appeared in Salon. […]
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rawstory.com Oct 13, 2020, Tuesday
WATCH: Sheldon Whitehouse masterfully exposes right-wing conspiracy to rig the courts – Raw Story
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) laid out a vast right-wing conspiracy to stack the courts to benefit a handful of billionaires. The Rhode Island Democrat showed how the deeply conservative Federalist Society, Judicial Crisis Network and Donors Trust spent hundreds of millions of dollars to rig the courts — and the election map — in favor […]
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rawstory.com Sep 26, 2020, Saturday
GOP Investigation Into Bloomberg Helping Florida Felons Vote Condemned As Attempted Voter Suppression | Raw Story
Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody’s call for state and federal investigations into billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s…
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rawstory.com Aug 19, 2020, Wednesday
Here’s A Deep Dive On 40 Years Of Right-wing Attempts To Destroy The US Postal Service – Raw Story
THE BILLIONAIRE BEHIND EFFORTS TO KILL THE U.S. POSTAL SERVICE is a deep dive into how Charles Koch marked the U.S. Postal Service for privatization in the early 1970s and how he is using the Koch empire to push his political agenda to this day, when the postal service is ripe for taking.
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rawstory.com Aug 11, 2020, Tuesday
Dueling October Surprises: Two Legal Bombshells On The Eve Of The US Election? – Raw Story
There are less than 90 days before U.S. election day and indeed many Americans will be able to start voting by mail in September. Will there be a bombshell October legal surprise? All minds made up? And, even if there is, the question is whether it will come just too late to make a major difference […]
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rawstory.com Jul 23, 2020, Thursday
DHS threatens Netflix filmmakers to keep damning footage from airing before the election: report | Raw Story
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rawstory.com Jul 23, 2020, Thursday
Trump threatens to invade US cities with 60,000 DHS agents: ‘We’re going to all of the cities’ | Raw Story
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rawstory.com Jul 06, 2020, Monday
Florida teen dies after conspiracy theorist mom takes her to church ‘COVID party’ and tries to treat her with Trump-approved drug: report – Raw Story
A Florida mother allegedly took her high-risk teenage daughter to a “COVID party” at their church, tried treating the girl at home with unproven drugs when she got sick — and then hailed her as a patriot after she died. Carsyn Davis died June 23, two days after her 17th birthday, after she contracted the […]
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rawstory.com Jun 08, 2020, Monday
Virginia man who plowed his truck into Black Lives Matter crowd is the head of the state’s Ku Klux Klan – Raw Story
Over the weekend, a Virginia man was arrested for driving his truck into a crowd of protesters. It has now been revealed that the accused, Harry H. Rogers, is also the head of the Virginia chapter of the Ku Klux Klan. WTVR News reported Monday that Rogers was charged by police with attempted malicious wounding […]
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rawstory.com Apr 29, 2020, Wednesday
Trump appointees at Consumer Protection Agency manipulated data to benefit Trump-donating payday lenders says ex-staffer – Raw Story
Trump appointees at federal consumer watchdog agency manipulated data to benefit the very rich and powerful payday lending industry, a former staffer who worked at the agency for seven years as an economist says. Payday lending is a $40 – $90 billion industry that has donated heavily to Donald Trump. Multiple reports detail the millions of […]
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rawstory.com Apr 20, 2020, Monday
Hero healthcare workers stand in street to block right-wing protest against Colorado stay-at-home order – Raw Story
“When they’re telling us not to contribute to what they’re seeing in the hospital every day, listen.” A small group of frontline healthcare workers dressed in scrubs stood in the middle of a busy street in Denver, Colorado on Sunday to block hundreds of right-wing protestors traveling to a demonstration against Gov. Jared Polis’ stay-at-home […]
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rawstory.com Mar 16, 2020, Monday
Here’s how the Kushner family is cashing in on the coronavirus – Raw Story
The Kushner family is trying to cash in on the pandemic that could kill millions of us. Oscar Health, the health insurance company co-founded by Jared Kushner’s younger brother, announced Friday that it has launched a testing center locator for COVID-19 in the United States with more than 100 centers. The company is also offering […]
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rawstory.com Bob Brigham Jan 29, 2020, Wednesday
Trump’s border wall blew over in the wind — and landed on the Mexican side – Raw Story
President Donald Trump’s much-hyped border wall suffered an embarrassing setback when newly installed panels in his fence blew over in the wind — and landed on the Mexican side of the border. “Mexicali police have confirmed with News 11 that a portion of the new border wall fell on the Mexico side of the border, […]
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