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When Will Enough Be Enough?

There are two things going on with respect to mass shootings in this country. The first should be self evident. It is entirely too easy…

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America’s Dirty Little Secret

Kathleen Vohs of the Washington Post writes about the “cognitive dissonance” that plagues Trump supporters. Kelly Weill of the Daily Beast wonders whether his “hard-core fans can be deradicalized.”…

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Disgraced

But now, for the first time ever, it’s come directly from the pinnacle of American power. From an icon of We the People: A United States President, standing on the White House grounds told fourwomen of color, all members of the U.S. Congress, all of whom have just as much right to be here as he does, to “Go back where you came from.”

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Posted in Election 2020 Politics

Deliberate, Shameful and In Plain Sight

Let’s be very clear here. This was no slip of the tongue or finger. This was no off-the-cuff rant. What this president wrote and said…

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Is Biden Borrowing A Page Out of Trump’s Playbook?

Well, it’s been a quite a week for Joe Biden. The former vice president and Democratic frontrunner for the nomination ruffled more than just a…

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Posted in Civil Rights History

The War that Ended Yet the Battles are Still Fought

On this day in 1865, with his army surrounded and his men weak and exhausted, Robert E. Lee realizes there is little choice but to…

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