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August 26, 2016
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Wingnut Week In Review: The GOP Won’t Defend Trump, Or Denounce Him

This week, in a scathing take-down of Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton linked him to white supremacists and white nationalists in the alt-right movement, and laid bare his own history of racial discrimination. Republicans responded with deafening silence. 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.

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 him saying to black folks.

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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 GOP, which began when Donald Trump started his campaign.

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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.

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.

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.

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.

July 28, 2016
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Today’s Links July 28, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today.

July 27, 2016
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Mothers of the Movement: Out of Grief, Unity and Hope

Mothers of the Movement: Out of Grief, Unity and Hope

The Mothers of the Movement brought the audience at the Democratic National Convention to its feet, and hushed it with the staggering losses that brought them there. It was one of the most powerful moments of the convention. Yet it should never have been necessary.

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July 27, 2016
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Today’s Links July 27, 2016

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today.