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Anti-Semitism Not The Issue

Check out this article over on the Intercept, Republicans and Democrats Say Their Criticism of Ilhan Omar Is About Anti-Semitism. They’re Gaslighting You by Mehdi Hasan. In it, Hasan notes the furious attacks that have recently descended on Rep. Omar because of her remarks regarding the power of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC).…

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Cohen Bares All

In what can only be called an astonishing exhibition, former Trump fixer Michael Cohen revealed that his former boss was everything we feared–a con artist, a racist, a sexist, and a pig. And, more, Cohen did this in front of a live audience of millions of fascinated Americans. Millions more will read or see reports…

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When Will It End?

Marv Conan is an award-winning musician and activist whose music dovetails with his politics in often quite brilliant ways. We’ve written about him before. (Check out “Take Away His Keys,”  from November of last year.) Now he’s back with another thoughtful and compelling piece, “When Will It End?” In it, he looks at the horror…

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Flash: Cohen’s Going to Reveal 45

Newsflash: Multiple news outlets are reporting that Michael Cohen’s upcoming testimony before the House is going to put Donald Trump in a very bad light, indeed, According to the New York Times, “Michael D. Cohen, President Trump’s former personal lawyer and fixer, is planning on portraying his onetime client in starkly negative terms when he…

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No More Deals!

Interesting article by Max Boot over on the Washington Post website. In The era of Democratic compromise is over, he argues that we are entering a new age of Democratic intransigence. Before, particularly during the Clinton years, he says, Democrats were willing and eager to cut deals with conservatives, with more or less corrupt members…

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