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 Marjorie Taylor Greene, looking like James Bond, clutching an assault rifle in an ad for her congressional run.

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Ready, aim, fire: “I believe in Jesus, guns and babies.” So declares Kandiss Taylor, GOP candidate for governor of Georgia, in a campaign ad.

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Dominick was so much more, and that is why he was honored in the elementary school gym

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I’ve attended a lot of special ceremonies over my lifetime remembering or honoring people I know. Most memorable ones include my mom and dad’s retirement dinner in...

Chris A. Matthews shared with readers his reflections on the past Juneteenth holiday.

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In a recent op-ed piece for The NJ.com, relationship counselor Chris A. Matthews shared with readers his reflections on the past Juneteenth holiday....

Words matter. Calling McConnell or Carlson or a January 6 rioter conservative is to normalize their behavior.

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Leave politics aside for a moment, if you can. What does the word “conservative” mean to you, outside of that cursed arena?

To me, it connotes respecting...

I started a new Juneteenth tradition for myself this year.

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I started a new Juneteenth tradition for myself this year. Although I have always acknowledged the day and its importance in our history I usually did so...

The ceremony was hosted by the Descendants Project, which is challenging an illegal, decades-old rezoning ordinance

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June 19, 2022, St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana – Sunday, to commemorate Juneteenth, Representative Raul Grijalva (AZ), a national leader on environmental justice,...

takeaways from the third January 6th Committee Hearing that took place June 16th:

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The Lincoln Project released the following takeaways from the third January 6th Committee Hearing that took place June 16th:

"Donald Trump and his allies...
The Juneteenth March And Rally For Reparations, Justice & Democracy will be held Friday, June 17, 2022, 12:00 noon

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The Juneteenth March And Rally For Reparations, Justice & Democracy will be held Friday, June 17, 2022, 12:00 noon, starting at the...

Will this be the time we finally act to protect children, not guns?

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“He went there and shot my teacher—and told my teacher good night and shot her in the head. And then he shot some of my classmates...

Wells Fargo a history of duplicity

In the following commentary Stephanie Williams, the executive editor of IE Voice and Black Voice News, discusses the "history of duplicity" of Wells Fargo toward Black America.

"All...

2022 Summit of Americas embarrassment for Biden Administration.

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The 9th Summit of The Americas came to an uneventful close Friday June 10th. The Summit was held in Los Angeles, California from June 6th through June 10th and from...

alleged cooperation between former President Donald Trump and two extremist groups.

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The House committee investigating the events surrounding the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection spent its first night focusing on the violence, conspiracy theories...

bipartisan group of Senators announced an agreement on reforms to address gun violence:

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Sunday, Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, released the following statement after a bipartisan group of...

When we wage war, the collateral damage always comes home.

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“They were at places that seemed safe — but few spaces in America are guaranteed safe anymore.”

This is CNN, doing its best to stay atop America’...

This alliance must function as a welcoming, democratic, movement of movements: for racial and gender justice and equality

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How will we transform US society in all the ways that are needed?

One absolutely essential element, one we do not have right now, is a...

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