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Is The Left Really Wary Of Clinton?
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Is The Left Really Wary Of Clinton?

BY FROMA HARROP The hard left can be an unforgiving crowd, not always mindful of the give-and-take required to get things done. Donald Trump’s fascist-lite ravings are anathema to them, but with moderate Republicans migrating to Hillary Clinton, some on the left worry that a President Clinton might feel less obliged to push a vigorous…

Hypocrisy 101
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Hypocrisy 101

BY KAREN WEBB So Donald Trump is upset at Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. If she were actually considering a case that directly involved him I might agree, although I think she would be fair. Memories, like the corners of my mind … Justice Samuel Alito shook his head and mouthed the words “NOT TRUE” during…

‘I Am America’
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‘I Am America’

BY CHARLES C. HAYNES “I am America,” Muhammad Ali famously declared. “I am the part you won’t recognize. But get used to me – black, confident, cocky; my name, not yours; my religion, not yours; my goals, my own. Get used to me.” And get used to him we did. So much so that when…

History Lesson
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History Lesson

BY KAREN WEBB I am about to get up on my soapbox again, so look out. Earlier this week I had a post shared with me on Facebook. It had two young African American girls standing on a U.S. flag and had the usual comments from mostly Caucasian Americans indicating they needed to be more…

The Roots Of Our Evils
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The Roots Of Our Evils

BY VERN TURNER When did the money meme become the driving force in everything we do? It seems that everything we talk about in our human discourse centers around money, or, more accurately, the shortage of it. Since humans invented the concept even before written language was widespread among us, how could we have shortfalls…

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