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You’re a managing director at Goldman Sachs
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Pequod finds this video really disquieting and puzzling and is generally thunderstruck and upset by it
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Those who doubt that our country could truly shift from democracy to autocracy need look no further than what has h…
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Kinda dilutes the “angry mob” characterization of your political opponents when you praise unprovoked violence (to…
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Guardian US editor issues statement responding to Trump: “The President of the United States tonight applauded the…
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Exactly as we would expect from you two. You know no one believes a word either…
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Jamal Khashoggi explained how the lack of a free press undermines the ability of a people to engage civically, “The…
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HISTORY: well well well look who came crawling back
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McConnell sets his sights on Medicare and Social Security, saying the debt is ‘very disturbing’…
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2 days ago
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Here's Iowa congressman Steve King speaking up tonight for Faith Goldy, a far-right Canadian candidate who has writ…
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What's happening in GA is just flat-out Jim Crow shit, being implemented by one of the candidates himself.
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2 days ago
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“I LIKE BEER.”
-Mohammed bin Salman, tomorrow, probably
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2 days ago
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Hamlet-style musings solve nothing. If only there were a constitutional body with the power to hold an oversight he…
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Pompeo is now shuttling between Riyadh and Ankara. Might help if we had ambassadors in Saudi Arabia and Turkey, but…
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So now the DMV is having A HEARING to decide if a 75 YEAR OLD WOMAN can GET AN ID so she can VOTE FOR THE FIRST TIM…
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In my experience, this will radicalise or turn people against America as much as (if not more than) any AQAP propag…
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1/ Amid ongoing investigations into , an email from HUD we obtained annou…
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Let’s pony up for the opponent
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With respect to Mr. Favreau, the crucial issue is the census. Everything else is fixable (if at great social cost),…
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Today's FEC filing shows that gave the maximum permitted amount, $10,000, to Steve King, the nation's most ope…
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3 days ago
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The striking thing is that nearly everyone in the party—from Mitch McConnell to Susan Collins, Paul Ryan to Jim Jor…
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3 days ago
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RT : Horrifying story by . A 5-year-old girl, separated from her family, signed away her right to a hearing…
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RT : I always come back to a reporter asking Adam Clayton Powell if he were advocating that "Negroes in New York" boycot…
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RT : I realize that some people who aren't directly affected by these restrictions might not think this is their fight t…
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RT : For the past few years -- ever since the Supreme Court shamefully gutted the Voting Rights Act, which was inspired…
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RT : And as she notes in that thread, when you read this history and understand the obstacles African Americans faced in…
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RT : As far away as Hamer's struggle may seem, it didn't happen that long ago. Voter suppression is as old as this count…
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RT : I am writing about Fannie Lou Hamer right now. Reading an oral history in which she talks about her first attempts…
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RT : i wonder if foreign policy community types who scoff at materialists who point at the amount of gulf and defense co…
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RT : Reminder: Ryan rammed through ACA repeal bill opposed by patients, doctors, hosps, disability groups, insurers+key…
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Hours left to comment. The Trump Administration wants to restrict protest rights in Washington, DC, including prohi…
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RT : Gov Scott in 2015 banned state officials from using the term “climate change”
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RT : Every single American “gives up their current plan” when they turn 65 and are…
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RT : This may be the single greatest example of donor corruption in history. It’s not about broad tax policy or regs, it…
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RT : We should all be angry about what appears to be a blatant act of murder by Saudi Arabia, but notice that the sensel…
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RT : Important framing point that should be called out when it (v frequently) happens:

-Anger on left is sign of indisc…
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RT : 13) In the system prefers, literally tens of millions would be uninsured or underinsured, struggling w…
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RT : 12) Untreated illness is debilitating. So are unpaid medical bills — and fear of generating them. I.e. people who d…
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RT : 11) On the contrary, the whole point of the proposal — and, really, any good universal coverage scheme…
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RT : 3) With M4A you pay taxes instead of health insurance premiums. And on paper, the majority of people should end up…
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RT : 2) Coverage in the plan would be more generous than even the best employer plans. And it doesn't get ri…
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RT : This will be a major line of attack against Medicare-for-all, as proposed by -- and it's premise is acc…
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Yes, Trump absolutely gave US ally Saudi Arabia a green light to kill a critical journalist.

But such things are b…
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RT : "Approximately 80.15% of pending applications were submitted by African-American, Latino and Asian-American applica…
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RT : From the new lawsuit filed against Georgia Secretary of State (and GOP candidate for Governor) Brian Kemp...

This…
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RT : A very good partner at...murdering and dismembering critics and starving the children of Yemen.
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RT : This is crazy.

After 2 years of cancer treatment in the US, 42% of patients have depleted their entire life's asse…
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RT : The solution is nonpartisan election administration. One of the few states that tried it and did it well was Wiscon…
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We've seen him do this on a million different things, from tax returns, to Stormy Daniels, to denying things he's l…
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What's so galling and chilling about the Trump WH and Saudi response to the Khashoggi murder is that it's all the n…
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3 days ago
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You may recall that many Republicans said their tax cuts would "pay for themselves" through increased growth/revenu…
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Weird how this keeps happening!
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3 days ago
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Happened enough that sears instructed customers to evade the postmaster and directly speak to the mail carrier:
“ju…
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3 days ago
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He could prove this by asking his AG to take the state off of the lawsuit that would end protections for people wit…
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3 days ago
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Trump on

Putin: He didn't do it
Porter: He didn't do it
Moore: He didn't do it
Kavanaugh: He didn't do it
MBS: He…
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3 days ago
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Been hearing the ridiculous “rogue killers” theory was where the Saudis would go with this. Absolutely extaordinary…
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In case anyone forgets: Eddie Lampert, who ran Sears into the ground, is an Ayn Rand devotee who tried to apply Atl…
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3 days ago
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The human benefit of Medicaid expansion—where embraced—is very real. As are the human costs of rejecting health car…
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The Saudis made a strategic calculation: Trump’s dictator worship; his personal financial ties to Saudi; and his ha…
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders is under the impression that non-Americans don’t value life?
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4 days ago
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North Carolina's stated reason for shutting down Sunday voting was that counties with…
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"Walker approved Wisconsin's participation in a multi-state lawsuit to try and overturn the ACA. If the lawsuit is…
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I like the idea of requiring Congress to wear patches of their corporate donors on their suits like NASCAR drivers.…
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I was told by John Roberts that racial discrimination in voting was over.
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It's not just Georgia. We're already in a crisis of democracy. "Nine states with a history of racial discrimination…
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4 days ago
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Genuinely surprised that atrocities in Yemen didn't "stain" this prince's "glittering showcase" before this grisly…
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And a point I've made before: amazing how these people think that market economies are magic, able to cope with jus…
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The idea that climate policies would "destroy our economy" is disinformation spread by fossil-fuel interests and ri…
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Sociology professor Katherine Beckett's research proves crucial to landmark death penalty case. “Every possible obj…
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4 days ago
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State courts can go further than federal courts to protect rights. Here, the use of statistics, a domain where the…
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There’s no reason to believe that taxing carbon pollution and using the revenue for some mix of green infrastructur…
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This is a perfect example of a small ‘d’ democratic procedural norm, easy to legislate, that would facilitate a gre…
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4 days ago
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these gov seats don’t allow anyone to dictate districts. but it provides a veto on an aggressive partisan gerrymand…
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5 days ago
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the president and his son in law have engaged in widescale fraud and tax evasion for decades and roughly ~5% of vot…
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Yes, it's a shame when politicians will do anything to win at the ballot box.

Some say things, others use their o…
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5 days ago
Fear Republicans on health care, their actions show they'll be a threat
RT : Your election guide to health care made simple.

“Votes not quotes.”
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RT : Indiana purged 460k voters.

Georgia is freezing 50k newly registered Black voters

North Dakota is disenfranchisi…
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5 days ago
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RT : Gerrymandering = cheating
Russia hacks = cheating
Using stolen emails = cheating
Merrick Garland = cheating
7% of K…
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5 days ago
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“I don’t think that was the case” that I was never-Trump, Romney says
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5 days ago
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2/ I want instead to focus on this passage.
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5 days ago
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Pro tip: when Trump uses the “they deny it vehemently” line, it means that a) he’s got no valid argument to make; a…
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