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Same-sex marriage foes sought to split Democratic base

The leading national organization opposing same-sex marriage has sought to split the Democratic Party base by pitting African-Americans and Hispanics against gay-rights groups, according to confidential strategy memos made public by court officials in Maine. “The strategic goal of this ...

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Baltimore taken to task over police beard ban

SILVER SPRING — The story was eerily familiar to Glendora Hughes: a police officer in Baltimore with a skin condition common among black men was forced to shave against his doctor’s advice. When Hughes, the general counsel for the Maryland ...

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