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Thanks to Trump and the Republican party, COVID-19 is now the deadliest pandemic in U.S. history

Thanks to Trump and the Republican party, COVID-19 is now the deadliest pandemic in U.S. history
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The COVID-19 pandemic has now killed more Americans than the 1918 Spanish flu, based on the official death count from COVID-19 compared to the estimated fatalities from the 1918 pandemic.

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The Annotated Andy Wolfson

The Annotated Andy Wolfson
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Some thoughts from the Open Government Coalition on the recent article about AG Cameron's attack on open records

Amye Bensenhaver
Amye Bensenhaver
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”There are real and deadly consequences to Rand Paul‘s lies.“

”There are real and deadly consequences to Rand Paul‘s lies.“
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Charles Booker and Sen. Rand Paul are practicing what they preach about COVID 19. By word and deed, Booker's for social responsibility. Paul's a Covidiot.

Berry Craig
Berry Craig
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A response to those who say they "did their own reseach"

A response to those who say they "did their own reseach"
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If you call out someone on their obvious use of debunked claims, and they say "I did my own research; you do yours!" then here is a meme you can send them in response.

Bruce Maples
Bruce Maples
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Josh Douglas:  Disbar Trump’s lawyers who tried to steal the election

Josh Douglas: Disbar Trump’s lawyers who tried to steal the election
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Dr. Josh Douglas of UK's law school weighs in on the Trump lawyers, and concludes they should be disbarred.

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Yes, they are a "bunch of partisan hacks"

Yes, they are a "bunch of partisan hacks"
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War is peace, freedom is slavery, and the Supreme Court is a dispassionate nonpartisan branch of government free of bias — this is the Orwellian fable that Justice Amy Coney Barrett is now asking Americans to believe.

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A cowardly act:  Republicans sacrifice our children on the altar of ignorance and petulance

A cowardly act: Republicans sacrifice our children on the altar of ignorance and petulance
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In an act combining cowardice, petulance, and ignorance, the Republican members of the General Assembly abandoned their responsibilities as elected officials and passed the buck for our children's safety to anyone else willing to take it.

Bruce Maples
Bruce Maples
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“Eventually they‘re going to shut this carnival down.”

“Eventually they‘re going to shut this carnival down.”
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An overwhelming majority of Americans are sick of being held hostage by an ignorant, belligerent, anti-science minority. And that loudmouth minority are about to find out what the majority really thinks of them.

Berry Craig
Berry Craig
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