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School Board To Consider Book Ban

A North Carolina school board is considering a ban on a book assigned to high school students.

02/27/2014

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Ways To Help Prevent A Rape From Occurring

(CBS Charlotte) — When the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released the most recent crime statistics for 2013, an increase in reported rapes was evident. To date, there have been 131 reports of rape in Charlotte  – an […]

CBS Charlotte–08/06/2013

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2 Asheville Baseball Players Accused Of Rape

Two Asheville Tourists baseball players are accused of raping a woman at their apartment.

08/02/2013

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Charlotte School Employee Charged With Child Rape

A Charlotte elementary school staffer has been arrested and charged with child sex crimes.

06/05/2013

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Student Could Face Expulsion After Alleged Rapist Files Complaint With UNC

A University of North Carolina student could be expelled for violating the school’s honor code for speaking publicly on campus about her alleged rape.

02/26/2013

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Opinion: Team Obama Is Winning The Opening Of The Final Sprint To Election Day

We are currently seeing two very different approaches to the post-debate push from the two Presidential campaigns – Obama has a much stronger opening to the two week push.

10/25/2012

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Opinion: Why Don’t Republicans Understand Rape?

Once again, a Republican politician has said something extreme about rape. Extreme and extremely stupid.

10/24/2012

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Opinion: Republicans, Abortion and Lying

From being deceitful on Romney’s actual position on abortion to being deceitful that women get pregnant from rape or that women can die from pregnancy complications it is time to call the GOP on the deceit and the stupidity.

10/19/2012

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Opinion: Rivard Yet Another Republican To Devalue Women

“Some girls rape easy.” Those are the shocking words of Roger Rivard, a Republican state representative in Wisconsin previously endorsed by Paul Ryan.

10/11/2012

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Opinion: Republicans Endorse Todd Akin As Senate Chances Slip Away

After Mitt Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark, Conservative columnist Peggy Noonan dubbed the Romney campaign a “rolling calamity” for all its problems and continuing self-inflicted wounds. At this point, she might have to extend that label to Republican efforts to take the majority in the Senate as they flounder and flip flop.

09/27/2012

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