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The Low Down on Georgia’s Voter Suppression Law

For the second time this month, a voter suppression bill was passed into law. This time around, it was Georgia and governor Brian Kemp did the honors. And just to make sure everyone got the message, the signing took place in a closed room under a painting of a slave plantation. Because if you’re going to pass legislation that disenfranchises African American voters you might as well go all out and rub their noses in it. At least they wore masks instead of hoods.

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A Little Bit of Mayberry: Andy Griffith Was A Liberal

Conservatives have this steadfast belief that utopia in America is bringing us back to Mayberry,USA. Small town values, everybody knows everybody. Church going folks tucked…

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Dreams To Remember

This week we remembered and celebrated the 50th anniversary of what has been called the most important speech the 20th Century. Much has been written…

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Posted in Election 2020 Opinion Politics

Why Susan Rice Would Be A Terrible Choice for Biden’s Running Mate

Joe Biden will announce who his running mate will be next week. Presumably, that means he’s narrowed the field down to a precious few. Two,…

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Don’t Give Trump the Satisfaction

Trump began Wednesday’s infomercial press briefing at 5:50 p.m. by congratulating himself on his handling of the worst pandemic to hit the United States in…

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Posted in Election 2020 Health Opinion Politics

Beware Democrats, the Hunger Games Are Coming

Dana Milbank has an op-ed in The Washington Post that could well serve as both a bumper sticker and epitaph for the Trump presidency. It’s titled, aptly enough, “Tomorrow…

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