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Both Sides Cite Discrimination in Battle Over Texas Voter ID Law

nytimes.com — HOUSTON - Minority groups and Democrats in Texas have loudly opposed a state law requiring voters to show government-issued photo identification before casting their ballots. But one of the law's biggest critics can be found not in Texas but Washington - Eric H. Holder Jr., the United States attorney general.
Sep 01, 2014

2 Sides Cite Discrimination as Battle on Texas Voting Law Heads to Court, via @nytimes nytimes.com/2014/09/02/us/…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @JustADCohen: False equivalence headline of weekend RT @nytimes: Both Sides Cite Discrimination in Battle Over Texas Voter ID Law nyti.ms/1pBDrki

Sep 01, 2014

RT @jamesrhenson: 2 Sides Cite Discrimination as Battle on Texas Voting Law Heads to Court, via @nytimes #txlege #tx2014 nytimes.com/2014/09/02/us/…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @JustADCohen: False equivalence headline of weekend RT @nytimes: Both Sides Cite Discrimination in Battle Over Texas Voter ID Law nyti.ms/1pBDrki

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A Photographer's Paradise in America

lens.blogs.nytimes.com — Jean-Pierre Laffont's America is a land of poverty, corporate greed, racism and violence. But it is also a land of optimism where hard work, sheer will and following your dream can lead to almost anything.

Cuomo’s Re-Election Bid Is Hardly a Love Parade

nytimes.com — He has been snubbed by unions representing teachers and state workers. Editorial boards are skewering him. Political rivals are lobbing attacks from his left and his right. A year ago, it looked as though Labor Day would mark the start of Andrew M. Cuomo's smooth glide toward a second term as New York's governor.
Sep 02, 2014

Andrew Cuomo’s Re-election Bid Is Hardly a Coronation As He Faces Snubs from Many Groups nyti.ms/1q57u2U

Sep 02, 2014

RT @rachbarnhart: .@zephyrteachout saw @NYGovCuomo at parade: "“I asked him if he was planning to debate and he turned away.” nyti.ms/Z5wdK0

Sep 02, 2014

RT @rachbarnhart: .@zephyrteachout saw @NYGovCuomo at parade: "“I asked him if he was planning to debate and he turned away.” nyti.ms/Z5wdK0

Sep 02, 2014

Despite Strength, Cuomo’s Re-election Bid Is Hardly a Coronation, via @thomaskaplan nytimes.com/2014/09/02/nyr…

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Seeing Discolored Lawns, California Businesses Apply Dab of Green

nytimes.com — LONG BEACH, Calif. - The spray-paint nozzle was aimed carefully at the edge as the painter stood back a few inches from the flat metal shovel meant to protect other surfaces. After laying down a couple of thin coats, he stepped back to admire his work.
Sep 02, 2014

How to make yr lawn more lawny, even if yr lawn isn’t lawny at all. A study in cultural scripts. @page88, thoughts? nytimes.com/2014/09/02/us/…

Sep 02, 2014

Painting Away #Drought: Seeing Discolored Lawns, California Businesses Apply Dab of Green via @nytimes #cadrought nytimes.com/2014/09/02/us/…

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