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Recently, the Ohio House passed the “Heartbeat Bill”. This bill will in turn stop women from having abortions if there is a fetal heartbeat detected. This bill is one of the most restrictive of its kind in the country. the bill does not even protect those from victims of rape or incest. This bill was […]

So much for police reform. Since the death of Sandra Bland made headlines in 2016, many people in Texas demanded that law enforcement starts reforming their officers and hold them accountable for senseless acts towards black women. The legislation was penned up to do just that, hold officers of the law accountable for their acts and […]

Bill Cosby’s “Little Bill” book series, may be coming off the shelves at some schools. The American Library Association says Bill Cosby’s books are among the top books people want removed from libraries! Cosby is accused of sexually assaulting dozens of women over the course of decades. His trial starts in June. Follow me on […]

To all who voted Republican in last year’s election, be careful what you wish for! The Republicans lead by House Speaker Paul Ryan are coming through with the promise they sold you to repeal Obamacare but oh you will have to pay a big price. Monday the CBO confirmed what many have been warning about […]

AUSTIN, TX (RNN) – A Texas state representative filed a bill Friday that would levy a $100 penalty on a man for masturbating. “#HB4260, “A Man’s Right to Know,” mirrors real TX laws and health care restrictions faced by TX women every (Texas legislature) session,” wrote Rep. Jessica Farrar, D-Houston, on Twitter. The legislation states […]

North Carolina’s anti-gay “bathroom bill” has been the center of a lot of controversy this year — and “The Daily Show” decided to put the bill to the test. The state’s discriminatory HB2 bill, which was passed in March, restricts transgender people from using the restroom that corresponds with their gender identity and also allows businesses […]

A tentative trial date for Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case is set. A judge in Pennsylvania says it’ll begin June 5, 2017. Bill Cosby is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home in 2004. As many as 60 other women have made similar allegations. Prosecutors are also asking the judge to […]

I’m THRILLED to pass this information along. It’s been rumored for a while, now it’s official! Harriet Tubman is expected to be the new face of a 20-dollar bill. The Treasury Department is reportedly set to announce the noted African-American abolitionist and humanitarian will replace former President Andrew Jackson on the currency. A black woman […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The City of Cleveland says a $500 claim filed against the estate of Tamir Rice should have never been submitted. Wednesday, a bill from the Law Director’s office was submitted to Rice’s medical insurance company — stating they were responsible for a past due amount owed for the emergency medical services rendered as Tamir’s last dying expense. The claim was filed under Ohio […]

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Tis the season for giving! According to Fox 28, a Secret Santa donated $13,000 to the Westerville Walmart to pay off Christmas layaway accounts. “The Secret Santa came into our store, told us they had a rough year, but they were still able to pay it forward to some of our customers here, ” says Jennifer […]

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According to Fox 28, the alcohol limit in beer could go from 12% to 21% if Ohio lawmakers pass House Bill 68. That amount of alcohol is equivalent to drinking 5 beers in one sitting. State Rep. Dan Ramos has been trying to get the Bill passed for several years. He first introduced it three […]

According to Fox 28,  Republican leaders drove a bill blocking Planned Parenthood’s federal funds through the House on Friday, hoping to contain conservatives’ demands for a politically risky showdown with President Barack Obama by striking a quick blow against abortion. The nearly party-line 241-187 vote followed a no-holds-barred debate that included a graphic, poster-sized photo of […]