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Stanley McChrystal: I Threw Away My Robert E. Lee Portrait - The Atlantic
"How do we judge Robert E. Lee—a leader I’d been raised to admire?" Stanley McChrystal grapples with Lee's legacy:
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BREAKING: Trump Administration releases new rule to allow states to add plans which don’t cover pre-existing condit…
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Im not entirely convinced by my own argument but I have seen similar work in other situations.

It fights…
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2 days ago
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Seems like no one wants to actually address your question seriously.

Let me try.

Seeing someone in a res…
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Slightly separate argument, but it certainly makes people in power hate their jobs more. I'd guess that th…
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A core plank of future Dem agenda has to be a national voting rights act with teeth. Voter suppression on false pre…
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Again, this isn’t Republicans vs Democrats. It’s Republicans vs democracy itself. The President is seeking to intim…
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Donald Trump thinks he's such a tough guy when he is tearing little kids at the border from their parents' arms, bu…
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RT : Family separation was a failure of epic proportions, not an incredible job.

Children were not ‘self-separated.’ Th…
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4 days ago
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Amazing.
- Jake Tapper points out Faith is a bigot
- Faith responds by saying he slut shamed Monica
- Monica says…
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The Trump Administration wants to pull out of the Universal Postal Union(!)

This is one of the oldest internatio…
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RT : There used to be in president-press relations something called a gaffe. The gaffe doesn't exist any more because it…
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RT : Interesting how the same ones who are so concerned with their daughters being assaulted in public bathrooms have no…
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RT : This is what grassroots activism looks like. Check out the ActBlue contributions per minute graph after…
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17 days ago
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The special background investigation of Brett Kavanaugh involved nine witnesses and bypassed dozens of others named…
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18 days ago
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I’ve read the FBI report.

❌ Dr. Ford wasn’t interviewed.
❌ Dozens of people who know Dr. Ford, Ms. Ramirez and B…
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WaPo Ed board has not opposed a Supreme Court nominee, liberal or conservative, since Robert H. Bork in 1987, on gr…
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It's also typically deceptive. The most explicitly partisan lines–plot by Democrats and left wing groups; revenge f…
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18 days ago
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One FBI report x 100 Senators x 30 minutes study.

That’s 50 hours.

The Senate was given about 72 hours from repor…
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18 days ago
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I've seen the FBI "report" on Brett Kavanaugh. 4 things are clear:
❌This wasn't a full or fair investigation.
❌ It…
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19 days ago
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A terrifying assessment from a great historian of wartime Europe. Among other insights linking the ‘30s to our time…
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19 days ago
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So let me get this straight...

The Central Park Five: "Death Penalty!"
Hillary Clinton: "Lock Her Up!"
Undocumente…
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19 days ago
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Trump and Kavanaugh have repeatedly lied (Kavanaugh *under oath*) to smear Dr. Blasey Ford.

Now, under cover of a…
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RT : A couple of law professors I know hesitated to sign their names to this because they were afraid about the conseque…
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RT : When I started blogging about sexual violence in the mid-2000s, and most feminist bloggers can back this up, my com…
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Furious about Kavanaugh? Don’t just sit there. We need your power. The truth is, there’s a LOT you can do. We may o…
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20 days ago
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Chad Ludington's account of Kavanaugh being drunk and starting a fight is now corroborated by contemporaneous polic…
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22 days ago
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RT : Justice Kavanaugh your life and family are not ruined. Try having a child murdered by a weapon that you refer to a…
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24 days ago
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RT : If Brett Kavanaugh can be this angry on national TV, imagine what he's like when he gets inebriated.…
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RT : There are no circumstances under which a sitting federal judge should engage in such a brutally partisan outburst.…
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RT : So many of the GOP are using their time to berate the process, apologize to Kavanaugh for what he’s gone through, a…
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every woman in this pic tho
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26 days ago
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The Boston Herald just asked Baker about this tweet considering the allegations of groping against hi…
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26 days ago
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hey Charles,

Do you not believe any of trump's 19 accusers?

It'd sure be nice for a republican to w…
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26 days ago
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How do you know there is no proof? There hasn’t been an investigation yet...…
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The idea that he could not simultaneously be capable of making a statement about Kavana…
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Lol. Baker fundraises for Chuck Grassley. He’s on their side. This tweet is only to app…
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26 days ago
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You may want to tweet louder. Sen. Grassley can't hear you as he launches a grotesque partisan attack…
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26 days ago
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The accusations brought against Judge Kavanaugh are sickening and deserve an independent investigation. There shoul…
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This is the letter, posted on Facebook, from a woman who knew Kavanaugh, Judge and Blasey Ford and claims that the…
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4 weeks ago
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This says it all: what Graham wants is a cover-up. If the country rises up, he won’t succeed. Call your senators no…
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RT : Last fall, I started writing a series on “prosecution fees,” a legal trick used in California cities that makes poo…
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MinZWay on Twitter: "This is a thread about how institutional racism works....
This is a thread about how institutional racism works. In the 1950’s SUNY schools & community colleges offered FREE tuition to local students. My mother-in-law, who is white, took advantage of this program and received her degree from SUNY Buffalo in Speech Therapy.
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Matt Deitsch on Twitter: "Look at this picture. Fred Guttenberg, whose daughter was slaughtered by a man who legally owned an AR-15, extends his hand...
Look at this picture. Fred Guttenberg, whose daughter was slaughtered by a man who legally owned an AR-15, extends his hand to a man who could decide the fate of countless lives. Fred introduces himself. Kavanaugh listens, nods, snubs the handshake, walks away without a word.
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As Attorney General, I will sue Trump, investigate corruption in Albany, break up corporate monopolies & lead the f…
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RT : 2. First, as a reminder, Facebook worked with an independent third party to validate their facts checkers.

They a…
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6 weeks ago
(429) https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1039256272908967937
Someone pls help me understand why all the media attention is on Collins. Shouldn’t Murkowski be feeling…
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6 weeks ago
(429) https://twitter.com/i/web/status/1038957026590638080
I love it when people who are totally unhinged by football players kneeling tell us that we need to be more open to…
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"Since the nationwide prison strike began on Aug. 21, prison officials have retaliated against those involved, moni…
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Writing this op-ed was not a crime. Using law enforcement resources to hunt down the writer is an abuse of power.
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RT : I am shocked and disturbed that the Conservative Party of Canada voted to end birth right citizenship in Canada.

I…
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6 weeks ago
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It’s not just fake news anymore. It’s fake people & books & history & social media & Google searches.

If you knew…
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7 weeks ago
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FACT: Anonymous sources exposed our government’s secret CIA torture prisons, warrantless wiretapping, and other gra…
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7 weeks ago
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This is false — and dangerous. Sources often seek anonymity out of fear of retribution or intimidation, which…
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7 weeks ago
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A friend calls this procedure "hacking liberalism" -- right wing group takes up the mantle of diversity…
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I'm skeptical of the idea that this group is actually letting in outsiders; based on my experience at o…
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Authorities cordon off section of Times Square to respond to a massive group of bees that are swarming a hot dog st…
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8 weeks ago
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RT : Bruce Rauner told me that, sure, Minnesota taxes the rich and has high wages and things are going well there econom…
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RT : Did the outcry over family separation surprise the Administration? Yes, official said. “The expectation was that th…
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Thanks for the intellectual conservatism, Charles. This is definitely not a take I can get from a ho…
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8 weeks ago
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Perhaps because CLINTON DIDN'T DO THAT.

That bit of outright fabrication has been debunked time and…
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8 weeks ago
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Because one committed a crime, and the other signed off on a sale with like 8 other agencies that is…
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For the same reason Ted Bundy went to jail and not the people who weren't serial killers. Do you not…
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RT : A group of immigrant fathers at Karnes who were about to start a hunger strike in detention, the second reported on…
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9 weeks ago
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RT : 🚨Red alert: North Carolina GOP is trying to intimidate the Dem-majority NC Supreme Court into keeping their decepti…
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ICE arrests man bringing pregnant wife to hospital.

Feel safer?
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9 weeks ago
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If there was a time where Democrats and progressives in NC need to wake u…
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At first, when Kavanagh was nominated, top GOP senators said that “it just seems to be common sense” that all his W…
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So, uh, looks like Kavanaugh lied to the Senate during 2006 judicial confirmation hearings—even just going by the t…
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The person who helped capture Osama Bin Laden, John Brennan, has his security clearance revoked by Trump. But don’t…
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John Brennan was the point person for the Obama White House on the operation that killed Osama bin Laden. He knows…
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RT : Hey Jim Koch! While you were thanking Trump for your tax break, did you happen to express any concern for the famil…
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9 weeks ago
Fiddler on Twitter: "This is a BFD. The GOP-controlled legislature dragged its feet forvmonths on impeaching these justices...
This is a BFD. The GOP-controlled legislature dragged its feet forvmonths on impeaching these justices to prevent their replacement by voters via special elections this fall. Missing today's deadline lets Republican Gov. Jim Justice appoint their replacements.
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Great work today in Houston by getting a 9 year old Guatemalan boy out of ICE custody and on his w…
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10 weeks ago
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