The biggest mistake we make about understanding the contemporary GOP is thinking that GOP pols 'lack courage' to stand up to Trump. No. He convinced them that his far-right authoritarianism was the best match for their worldview. He convinced them.
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NEW: Pres. Biden reflects on five year anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting: "In the coming days, I will sign a bill designating Pulse Nightclub as a national memorial... Pulse Nightclub is hallowed ground."
Crew members and passengers of a Delta flight subdued an unruly passenger after he assaulted two flight attendants and, according to police, said he was "going to take the plane down." A witness on the flight, Benjamin Curlee, discussed what he experienced
French President Emmanuel Macron at G7: “We have to deal with this pandemic, covid-19…climate change. For all these issues what we need is cooperation. And I think it’s great to have a U.S. president part of the club, and willing to cooperate.”
I cannot get over the fact that there are people I respect/used to respect who can't see what's problematic about some of the things the #Packers team president says publicly. I felt like they were smarter/more nuanced than that. Time to log off. Enjoy your Saturday, all.
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@maddow : “The Justice Department under Pres. Biden does not want the job of investigating and rooting around what went rotten inside their own department under the previous president. But even if they don’t want that job, that is the job they have now.”