Today’s news starts with the resignation of Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman from the military after more than 21 years, citing the “campaign of bullying, intimidation, and retaliation” led by the president for his decision to leave the public service.
There’s something interesting in today’s news: A number of Republican Senators have said they are skipping the Republican National Convention this year…
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My apologies: I hit the wrong button when I sent this a few hours ago, and it did not go to everyone. For those who did get it, it's the same, so don't…
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It is becoming clearer that there are currently two different versions of America. The White House and Trump supporters are trying to pretend that the …
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Just watched Hamilton. I have nothing further to add tonight. See you on the flip side.
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Today, on a day presidents traditionally use to avoid politics and reinforce Americans’ shared values, Trump gave a speech dividing Americans into two …
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Question #4My family—my sisters and brother and all our children— as well as friends and neighbors, have gathered at each other’s houses on the Fourth of J…
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And on July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence, declaring: "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that…
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