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Good Riddance To Gillibrand

Yesterday, we learned that Kirsten Gillibrand had withdrawn from the presidential race. As a publication, LR Net is neutral on that fact. We’ll support whatever candidate emerges from the primaries to oppose Trump in 2020. But… I am personally delighted that she has taken her ball and her bat and gone home. She was one…

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Not What We Wanted, But Maybe What We Needed

Let us confess that Robert S. Mueller III’s performance was not what we wanted. We had hoped that he would be vital and eloquent, and, more importantly, that he would bring down Trump with some startling revelation of wrong-doing. In fact, he was not particularly stirring in his testimony (The Washington Post called him “Faltering.”)…

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Grand Wizard

From Marc Keyser   Marc Keyser is a writer and activist who has pioneered the use of the cellphone as an instrument of mass protest. The opinions expressed here are his own. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.  

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To Kill a Mockingbird

image source: Montclair Film [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)] VirtualReality 2, Host and commentator, Marc Keyser Note: this is a “virtual” interview. Marc Keyser did not actually interview the actor Jeff Daniels for this piece. However, the author employs public statements from the actor and considers what it might be like to discuss politics with him.…

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The Cover-up

VirtualReality2 host and commentator, Marc Keyser The Mueller Report is finished. So where is it? When will Congress and the American people see it… and how much of it will we see? Mueller and his team of legal experts spent 22-months and 30 million dollars investigating the President and his ties to Russia. Mueller concluded…

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How The GOP Will Celebrate St. Pat’s

It’s interesting the strange way things have progressed over the last several years. This is how my mind remembers just some of it. This all started out around… What is Russia? Where is Russia? There was no covfefe with Russia. There were no deals with Russia either, at all! Well there might have been some…

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Flash: Trump Looks Like Russian Asset

News Flash: Congressional Democrats are rushing to investigate Trump’s behavior. They are concerned that his behavior is that of a Russian asset in place. It is excellent that they beginning the investigation. But you have to wonder why the Republicans didn’t see the same obvious signs and react long ago. They are, after all, supposed…

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Drama Free Obama

To everyone who hasn’t read my previous posts, I recently suggested that former President Obama should be nominated for the Speaker of the House position. That’s possible. A non-member can constitutionally be elected to that position.  He still has 2 years he can constitutionally serve as president if called up through presidential line of succession.…

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Dershowitz, The Prophet

So none other than Alan Dershowitz is saying that Robert Mueller’s report could be “devastating” for Donald Trump. In itself, that doesn’t come as any big surprise. Anyone who’s reading this publication can guess what will be in the report, and how very damning it will be for The Trump. What is unexpected is that…

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