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The Tax Wall Street Party is calling on Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to investigate challenger Hillary Clinton's perceived victory in the Iowa Democratic Caucuses on February 1. TWSP Chairperson Daniela Walls issued a public statement on February 2 in the form of an open letter to Sanders and his...

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Workers from the Midwest will make their voices heard during the Republican presidential debate at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines on January 28. On the night of the final Republican debate, days before people cast their ballots in the Iowa Caucuses on February 1, protesters from across the...

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Michael De Dora is the Director of Public Policy for the Center for Inquiry, a non-profit secular organization that "does not promote any political party or political ideology." He graduated with a master's degree in political theory from Brooklyn College, as well as a bachelor's degree in rhetoric and communication...

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Secular voters will protest outside the Republican presidential debate to be hosted at the Iowa Events Center on January 28. The Central Iowa Coalition of Reason and the Eastern Iowa Coalition of Reason will be leading a demonstration from 5-8pm on Thursday. A public statement from AtheistVoter promotes the rally...

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The Arms Control Association praised the implementation of the Iran Nuclear Deal as a "historic milestone" on January 16. In Washington D.C., EU High Representative Federica Mogherini and Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that Iran, China, France, Germany, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States completed requirements...

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Demonstrators will gather at Java Joe's coffee house to protest GOP candidate Donald Trump's scheduled "Morning Joe" TV appearance in Des Moines on January 15. Activists from American Friends Service Committee, Des Moines for Palestine and other groups are staging a rally to publicly condemn Trump's "racist, anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim rants."...

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The Iowa City Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO is hosting its first ever Black Workers' Conference on Jan. 16 to "bring together black workers active in their unions or communities." Union members and area workers in the Hawkeye State are invited to the conference at the ICFL Hall on 940 S....

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Examiner/ Chris Hardy... September 14, 1998
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Dr. Angela Davis will be the keynote speaker at the Chrysalis Foundation's 2016 INSPIRED fundraiser in Des Moines on September 29. The Chrysalis Foundation was founded in 1989 by social activist Louise Rosenfield Noun, Senator Elaine Szymoniak and attorney Barbara Barrett to "provide Iowa women and girls leadership skills, educational...

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To commemorate the one-year anniversary of the police shooting of 34-year-old Autumn Steele, demonstrators gathered outside the Burlington Police Department on January 6. The "Justice for Autumn Steele-One Year Later" rally has been promoted by organizers as "A Walk through Burlington to Remember Autumn on the Day Burlington Iowa Cop...

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The Democratic Liberty Caucus endorses North Carolina-born attorney Lloyd Kelso as their 2016 candidate for president. The DLC originally planned to host a series of presidential debates in seven cities, including one in Des Moines. The DLC then cancelled the remaining debates to endorse Kelso with their "full support." The...