Wednesday, June 19, 2024

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Tag: Trump

Celebrate Juneteenth with ‘Black Barbie’

The Netflix documentary directed by Lagueria Davis drops today.

Cowering under the covers

Is it really possible for a Democrat to win in 2020 with the Russians proceeding full speed ahead to intervene on Trump’s behalf? 

ORANGE ALERT: The (almost) daily outrage

It’s hardly an exaggeration to say that the president and his administration have all but given up fighting the pandemic.

November election may end Trump nightmare

Every human life, all life really, in all its myriad forms, in all its diversity, beauty and mystery, does more than matter. It is sacred.

Alan Chartock: The doctor and the governor

The future of this country may now be in Cuomo's hands depending on how things break. I can respect him and still disagree with some of what he does.

LEONARD QUART: Some takes from isolation

There is a limit to how much of the dire news out there one can consume. So I read thrillers and screen forgettable films.

Alan Chartock: The presidential noncandidate

I can’t tell you how much mail I am getting telling me that people “love” Andrew and want him to run for president.

Dr. President’s virus update

Donald Trump did an about face from downplaying the number of possible COVID-19 deaths in America, now suggesting that 2.2 million people here could die.


'Don’t call the governor of Washington; you’re wasting your time with him. Don’t call the woman in Michigan. It doesn’t make any difference what happens.'

ORANGE ALERT: Who needs ventilators?

Trump questions New York’s plea for critical equipment. 

ORANGE ALERT: Coron-a-lago

What a huckster. Never misses a chance.

Belle Fox-Martin: Fire!

For anyone to tag themselves as a “very stable genius” is tantamount to shouting “fire” in a theater.  

POEM: Get Over It, Kids!

And think of it: if planet Earth is, in fact, warming faster than ever, as some say, what’s wrong with that?

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