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Inmate at detention center.

Over 700 Immigration Detainees Went On A Hunger Strike

Detainees at an Immigration Customs and Enforcement detention center began a hunger strike earlier this week in response to conditions.

  Social Issues

1:25Planned Parenthood clinic
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Trump Just Opened The Door To Defund Planned Parenthood

1:47A person waves a pride flag.
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Lawmakers In North Carolina Want To Ban Same-Sex Marriage

1:54Exterior of Human Rights Campaign headquarters.
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The Future Of The Human Rights Campaign's Fight Is Interconnected

0:43Dylann Roof stands during a video conference.
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Dylann Roof Pleads Guilty, Avoids Second Trial For Charleston Murders

1:02Elementary School students eating lunches in 2006
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This State Will No Longer Let Schools Shame Students For Lunch Debts

0:51Coal power plant
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States' Wealthiest Consumers Might Be Driving Carbon Emissions

1:04A protester holds up his hands as police in riot gear pass.
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Department Of Justice Aims To Halt Baltimore Policing Overhaul

0:57A same-sex marriage supporter waves a pride flag.
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Court Says The Civil Rights Act Bars LGBTQ Workplace Discrimination

1:09Duke and North Carolina play in the ACC Basketball Tournament in New York City.
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With The 'Bathroom Bill' Repealed, North Carolina Gets Basketball Back

1:02Equal pay rally
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Equal Pay Day Is April 4 This Year— Here's Why That Matters

1:26President Donald Trump on the campaign trail.
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A Physical Fight At A Trump Campaign Rally Is Now A Legal Fight

0:53Planned Parenthood supporters
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States Could Soon Choose To Block Some Funding For Planned Parenthood

1:43Bathroom sign
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To Some, North Carolina's 'Bathroom Bill' Repeal Isn't A Repeal At All

2:05The Human Rights Campaign headquarters
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Human Rights Campaign: 'We Can Still Move Forward' Despite Trump

0:51A lesbian couple hold hands during a gay Pride rally.
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LGBTQ Groups Are Upset The 2020 Census Is Leaving Them Out

1:05Neil Gorsuch speaks during his Supreme Court confirmation hearing.
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What Neil Gorsuch Could Mean For Roe V. Wade And The Abortion Debate

1:10Rodrigo Duterte and Pope Francis speaking into a microphone
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Rodrigo Duterte And Pope Francis Share A Stance On This Issue

1:03"Power Rangers" poster
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One Of The Power Rangers Is Going To Be Gay

0:42A PSA about intervening to prevent sexual assault
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Here's How You Could Help Stop A Sexual Assault

0:37Billboard by Karen Fiorito in Phoenix, AZ

The Artist Behind This Anti-Trump Billboard Is Getting Death Threats

0:52The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial
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Arkansas Is Giving Martin Luther King Jr. A Holiday All To Himself

1:15A Meals On Wheels volunteer loads food into a van.
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Its Funding In Danger, Meals On Wheels Sees Donations Skyrocket

2:24Congressman Scott Taylor in his office.
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This Republican Congressman Wants To Protect LGBTQ+ Housing Rights

1:29New video of Michael Brown in a Ferguson convenience store
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Filmmaker Says New Video Shows Michael Brown Didn't Rob Local Store

1:19a cotton swab used for DNA testing
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Bill Allows Companies To Penalize Employees Who Refuse Genetic Tests

0:50OutVets marching in a Veterans Day parade.

Gay Veterans Group Will Walk In Boston's St. Patrick's Day Parade

0:47The Texas State Capitol
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Court Rules Texas' Gerrymandering Diminished Minority Voting Power

0:55Pedestrians walk past an AT&T Wireless store
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AT&T Could Be Discriminating Against Some Low-Income Communities

2:09Finn Jones as Danny Rand in Netflix's "Iron Fist."
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Critics Are Upset Iron Fist Is A White Guy

0:56Protesters from a New York City march
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'Day Without A Woman' Organizers Reportedly Arrested In NYC