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Miley Cyrus and Mark Ronson are Hittin ‘em where it Hurts   Editor’s Note: LR Net doesn’t usually run music criticism. However, this piece, by Michael E. Berumen, seems to us to be important on both an aesthetic and also a political level. In it, Berumen looks at a recent work by Miley Cyrus and…

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News Flash: Barr May Be Next AG

News outlets are reporting that William Barr, a long time GOP stalwart, is the leading candidate to be Trump’s choice for Attorney General. This means that Matthew G. Whitaker, a controversial candidate at best, will remain only the “acting” AG until Barr is confirmed. However, confirmation may take long months, during which period Whitaker will…

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Quince Roasts 45 In Powerful Video

Mykel Quince Myrickis a musician and artist who is known for his powerful, Hip Hop-influenced music. His performances can be truly amazing. Now, Quince has taken on Trump. In an exciting, thoughtful, and hard hitting work, “The United States of the Famous,” he satirizes and protests the political and popular culture which put Trump into…

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Who Should Be Speaker Of The House?

By Chris Madsen Honestly, the best answer I can give is it should be Nancy Pelosi.  She has the seniority and the experience needed.  However, with that said maybe someone like Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez with youth, ambition, and more progressive ideas on her side can get an office near Nancy with some on the job training…

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George H.W. Bush – rest in peace

From The Editor’s Desk December 1, 2018     As you know, George H.W. Bush passed on recently—specifically on November 30. He will be missed, and at least in my opinion he was a good and decent man. What has been interesting to me, though, is how much the public has expressed real grief at…

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News Flash: MBS *Is* Guilty

The CIA has conclusive evidence that Mohammed bin Salman did, in fact, order the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. This is, of course, of interest only if you ever had any doubt. According to the New York Times, “The C.I.A. has evidence that Mohammed bin Salman, the Saudi crown prince, communicated repeatedly with a key aide around the…

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