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This student did the National School Walkout alone and thought no one would care — he was wrong

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Justin Blackman, a high school student in Goldsboro, North Carolina, joined millions of students around the country in walking out of class to protest political inaction in the face of school shootings.

But no one at his school was interested in the protest. So Blackman walked out of Spanish class alone, and started shooting a selfie video outside the school.

“It’s National School Walkout Day and I’m the only one at my school out here,” he says. “I’m just going to be chilling here for the next 15 minutes.”

“There’s going to be like six people watching this—hopefully,” he said.

So far, this video has been watched 600,000 times. And thousands have tweeted in support of Blackman.

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Social media responds to Trump’s ‘go back’ tweet with viral hashtags #TrumpIsARacist and #RacistInChief

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President Donald Trump began Sunday by saying that four Congresswomen of color should go back to their country of origin before they try to be American officials. The greatest problem is that all of the women are Americans, three of which are naturalized. Both cable news and social media was filled with accusations about Trump's racism, prompting #TrumpIsARacist and #RacistInChief to trend on Twitter across the nation.

Trump employed the "I know you are but what am I" defense, saying that the Democrats are the real racists. It's a strategy he's tried with accusations of "fake news" in the past and it's proven to be successful in feeding his supporters the response lines.

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Trump was manipulated into choosing Mike Pence as VP — especially by Kellyanne: new tell-all book

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Another excerpt of the book "American Carnage," by Politico Magazine reporter Tim Alberta has dropped and it's just as shocking as the first bit published by Axios earlier Sunday.

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Here’s how lies and hypocrisy took over the Republican Party and hit an all-time high

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Last week, before Trump’s buffoonish cave on his attempt to hijack the census, Greg Sargent wrote about Attorney General William Barr’s emerging role as Trump’s enabler in undermining the rule of law — first in the census case, then in the challenge to the Affordable Care Act.

The connection between the two is straightforward, according to University of Michigan law professor Nicholas Bagley. “In both, Barr directed his lawyers to make bad-faith arguments, just because Trump said so,” Bagley told Sargent. “That’s a blow to the integrity of the Justice Department and a threat to the rule of law.”

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