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August 30, 2016
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Today’s Links August 30, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Abdul-Jabbar: Insulting Colin Kaepernick says more about our patriotism than his What should horrify Americans is not Kaepernick’s choice … Continue reading

August 25, 2016
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Today’s Links August 25, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. EpiPens save lives. If they cost too much, kids will die. Poor families can’t afford the $500 price tag. … Continue reading

August 23, 2016
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Donald Trump Isn’t Really Reaching Out To African Americans

Donald Trump Isn’t Really Reaching Out To African Americans Contrary to recent headlines, Donald Trump isn’t reaching out to African-Americans. He isn’t even talking to us. He’s talking past us, and saying exactly what his alt-right base wants to hear … Continue reading

August 19, 2016
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Wingnut Week In Review: Trump Takes “Alt” Out of “Alt-Right”

Wingnut Week In Review: Trump Takes “Alt” Out of “Alt-Right” Donald Trump’s announcement of his new campaign team completes the process of bringing white supremacists and white nationalists from the extreme fringe into the mainstream of American conservatism and the … Continue reading

August 18, 2016
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Today’s Links August 18, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Aetna Shows Exactly Why We Need Single Payer Insurance America has the most bizarre health-insurance system imaginable: One designed … Continue reading

August 17, 2016
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Today’s Links August 17, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Ignorance Is Not a Virtue, and Knowledge Is Not a Vice The idea lives on: “Regular” or “everyday” Americans … Continue reading

August 12, 2016
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Today’s Links August 12, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. America’s lesbian, gay, bisexual teens 300 percent more likely to be raped or beaten than classmates Teens in the … Continue reading

August 12, 2016
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Wingnut Week In Review: Trump Shoots Off His Mouth

Wingnut Week In Review: Trump Shoots Off His Mouth Is suggesting that second amendment advocates assassinate Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton enough for Republicans to finally renounce their endorsements of Donald Trump? You already know the answer.

August 11, 2016
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Today’s Links August 11, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Why Donald Trump's Careless Words Are Much More Dangerous Than He Seems To Understand The only lucid message Trump’s … Continue reading