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A pair of American athletes may face “consequences” after staging podium protests at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, over the weekend, ESPN reported. Fencer Race Imboden, a two-time Olympian, took a knee as the rest of his men’s foil team stood Friday after winning gold medals, the outlet said. Imboden’s actions reflected those
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Approximately 40 Walmart employees walked out of an e-commerce office in California on Wednesday in an attempt to protest the company’s policy on gun sales. The employees purportedly staged the walkout in response to the weekend’s deadly mass killing at an El Paso, Texas, store in which more than 20 people were killed. Dozens more
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Puerto Rico’s Governor Ricardo Rossello did not appear prepared for the very difficult questions that he faced in a disastrous Fox News interview as hundreds of thousands are demanding his resignation. Shepard Smith grilled the governor over the growing scandal from leaked texts that showed him making insulting and sexist jokes while the citizens of
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The Drag Queen Story Hour phenomenon hit a public library Saturday in Spokane, Washington — and the result was certainly dramatic. What happened? While drag queen Katie Rockswell read “A Family Is a Family Is a Family” to about 50 children and their families at the Spokane Public Library on the South Hill, the Spokesman-Review
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Rodney Bullard, the executive director of the Chick-fil-A Foundation and vice president of corporate social responsibility, says that the company would consider working with an LGBTQ organization if a potential partnership was “authentic,” and also revealed that there’s more happening at the company than meets the eye. What are the details? Bullard told Business Insider
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Students harassed two Border Patrol agents at the University of Arizona on Tuesday during an event for criminal justice majors. The agents were speaking to a classroom of students when protesters converged on the room and compared the agents to the Ku Klux Klan and called them “murder patrol.” What are the details? The agents
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