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Good Job, Little Man
Facebook photo by Courtney Moore To the hard-hearted and determinedly if justifiably despondent: Sappiness Alert. Before plunging into the grim cauldron that is this week's news about the ravaging of democracy, decency and our precious, fragile, singular planet, here's a picture of - thanks to...
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I Am Very Much Alive: America, Even the Atheists, Offers Prayerful Thanks and Multiple Organs At Latest News of RBG Cancer
RBG arrives to Obama's address to joint session of Congress in 2009. Photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Reuters Panic rippled briefly across our battered national landscape Friday when the Supreme Court revealed 86-year-old, seemingly indomitable Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has faced down cancer...
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It Is Definitely Not Enough
Havana sits outside her school as the only participant in last year's National School Walkout. Photo by her mom. Among young people and so many others enraged at the failure of Democratic functionaries to approve a climate debate as the planet burns is Havana Chapman-Edwards, an 8-year-old African-...
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It's A Good Day For A Choke Hold: This Is Our (Lamentable) Country
Black Lives Matter protest in NYC 2016. Photo by Benedict Evans/Redux It took five years of advocacy and righteous rage for NYC cop Daniel Panteleo to face even minor consequences - losing his job but alas not his freedom - for choking Eric Garner to death with his own two hands in broad daylight...
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Spoiler Alert: Love Wins
Photo by AP Despite much-hyped, big-boy threats of murder and mayhem, this weekend's appearance in Portland, Oregon of several hundred neo-Nazi Proud Boys came to a relatively quiet end after meeting with a much larger contingent of antifa and other defiantly mellow protesters, a huge police...
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One Nation United By Hygge: Weary Americans Welcome Their Enlightened New Danish Owners
Photo collage by Denmark Meteorology Institute and Wonkette Okay so maybe little Donnie can't buy Greenland, the latest shiny object of his cold dark dumb heart's desire, after snickering pols there and in Denmark retorted in no uncertain terms it's “ open for business, but not for sale,” and what...
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Give Me Your Tired and Not Too Poor and Definitely White, Preferably With Trust Funds From Their Daddies Back Home
Mural in downtown Las Vegas of the latest abuse of our national ideals by artist and British immigrant Izaac Zevalking, aka Recycled Propaganda. Photo by Mat Luschek / Las-Vegas Review-Journal In the latest act of rewriting history and poetry with a noxious racist twist, Ken Cuccinelli, temp head...
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Bulletproof Never Looked Better, and America Has Lost Its Mind
Photo by J. Scott Applewhite/AP. Front photo by Jessica Rinaldi/Reuters In a new grim grotesquerie, sales of bulletproof backpacks are up as much as 300% as parents frantic to keep their children alive prepare to send them to this year's killing fields - once called going back to school - after our...
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Yes, It Could Happen Here: When Nazis Came to New York Further
Yes, It Could Happen Here: When Nazis Came to New York
From A Night At the Garden With Trump's latest crime against the poor, the brown, the other - wherein immigrants may have to choose between food or housing and a green card - it's a good time to consider a new book detailing the threat of a "21st-century master of divisive rhetoric" whose toxic mix...
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Go Home Cockroach
Why is this moronic man smiling? On Wednesday, the sick lump of a president barged into two grieving towns that didn't want him, seeking warped glory like an oblivious hit man lumbering into his own crime scene with blood on his hands. From the start, it was ungodly bad and then some. Before...
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