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MoscowMitch Campaign Threatens Rivals

From Politico: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s campaign tweeted out a photo of satirical tombstones over the weekend, including one featuring an election opponent’s name, hours after the mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, that claimed the lives of 22 people. Wait. What? Isn’t this a threat? And isn’t that kinda illegal?

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IF NOT NOW, WHEN? IF NOT GOING BIG, WHAT THEN?

Jewish, Judaism, Hebrew

Between the calendar dates of July 20 and August 8 of this year (referred to as “the three weeks of mourning”) which correspond (this year) to the Hebrew calendar dates of 17 Tammuz and 9 Av (Tisha b’Av) have a special meaning in the history of the Jewish People. In 70 C.E. imperial Rome breached…

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Media Downplays Global Warming?

This is scary. From Common Dreams: While Global Temps Soared, Study Shows US Media Coverage of Right-Wing Think Tanks’ Climate Lies Actually Rose Over Past 5 Years “A new Public Citizen analysis shows that over the past five years—as rising global temperatures repeatedly set records—national television news networks and the 50 most widely circulated newspapers…

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Abolish The Second Amendment!

Editor’s Note: Again, we have had senseless mass shootings. Again, the GOP has prevented any real reform of gun control laws. It seemed fitting, therefore, to rerun the following article by Michael E. Berumen. This appeared back in April of 2018. Alas, so little has changed.     By Michael E. Berumen For some years…

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Barr Wants To Read Your Email

From aris technica: Barr says the US needs encryption backdoors to prevent “going dark.” Um, what? Basically, he wants to make certain that you have no secrets from Big Brother, you disloyal rebel scum.

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Anne Frank Remembered

Of the eight people that hid in the Annex for over 2 years.  Anne Frank’s father, Otto Frank was the only one that survived the concentration camps until the end of the war.  He returned and found Anne’s diary.  I believe many Americans now more than ever could use a refresher course in fascism and…

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Racist Pig

We’ll just leave this right here. From The Intercept: Trump Praises Supporters Who Want to Deport Ilhan Omar as “People That Love Our Country” by Robert Mackey.

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