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‘No Blame?’ ABC News finds 54 cases invoking ‘Trump’ in connection with violence, threats, alleged assaults. – ABC News

‘No Blame?’ ABC News finds 54 cases invoking ‘Trump’ in connection with violence, threats, alleged assaults.

President Donald Trump has repeatedly distanced himself from acts of violence in communities across America, dismissing critics who point to his rhetoric as a potential source of inspiration or comfort for anyone acting on even long-held beliefs of bigotry and hate.

 

A basic fact about Trump is now clear | Tampa Bay Time

A basic fact about Trump is now clear | Column

The behavior and rhetoric of Donald Trump and his most ardent partisans since he was defeated for re-election have brought into sharp focus a fact that has lurked in the background since the day he became a candidate in the 2016 presidential election: Trumpism is a specifically American iteration of generic fascism.

Who Has Profited Most From the Trump Presidency?

The Winners of Trump’s Washington

This article was featured in One Great Story , New York ‘s reading recommendation newsletter. Sign up here to get it nightly. A collaboration with WNYC’s Trump, Inc. podcast. On April 30, 2018, nine top executives from T-Mobile checked in to the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., with their names on a list of VIP arrivals.

 

Opinion | ‘Moderate’ Joe Biden has become the most progressive nominee in history – The Washington Post

Opinion | ‘Moderate’ Joe Biden has become the most progressive nominee in history

Joe Biden, on a pilgrimage Tuesday to the place where Franklin Delano Roosevelt died, promised a new birth of the New Deal. The former vice president took the fight to Georgia (a state unexpectedly within reach for the Democrat) to the 32nd president’s “Little White House ” in Warm Springs, where Biden symbolically rekindled the flame that died there on April 12, 1945.

How the Right Wing Convinces Itself That Liberals Are Evil | Washington Monthly

How the right-wing convinces itself that liberals are evil

United Press/Library of Congress; Gage Skidmore; Gage Skidmore If you spend any time consuming right-wing media in America, you quickly learn the following: Liberals are responsible for racism, slavery, and the Ku Klux Klan. They admire Mussolini and Hitler, and modern liberalism is little different from fascism or, even worse, communism.

The Second Great Depression – The Atlantic

The Second Great Depression

At least four major factors are terrifying economists and weighing on the recovery. The American economy is reopening. In Alabama, gyms are back in business. In Georgia, restaurants are seating customers again. In Texas, the bars are packed. And in Vermont, the stay-at-home order has been lifted. People are still frightened.

 

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