Mic Daily: Georgia senator arrested at voting rights rally


Happy Tuesday, everyone. Here are the top five stories out of Mic today, including a particularly fascinating one about a vocal Trump supporter who got banned from Disney World.

The lame duck congressional session is here — these are the issues that will dominate

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With just a short time left until the newly elected members of Congress show up in Washington, D.C., the clock is ticking for those who lost their re-election bids to vote on last-minute policy proposals. Read more.

This man wouldn’t stop holding up Trump signs at Disney — and now he’s banned for life

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Fox 35 in Orlando reported Tuesday that a Trump supporter has been banned from Disney World for life. Mic tracked him down. Read more.

“She was arrested for doing her job”: Georgia senator arrested at voting rights rally

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State Sen. Nikema Williams was arrested Tuesday at the Georgia Capitol building for participating in a rally urging officials to count every ballot in the state’s contentious race for governor. Read more.

7-Eleven may be outing its undocumented workers to ICE

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Recent reports suggest 7-Eleven is actively reporting franchise owners — some of whom, suspiciously, have been critical of the company — to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Read more.

Yet again, The Great British Bake Off shows us the world we want to live in


And now, here’s something a bit sweeter in honor of a new season of The Great British Bake Off, which hit Netflix on Friday. Read more.

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