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Jake Johnson, staff writer
Former Defense Undersecretary for Policy Michele Flournoy prepares to testify during a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
"We urge President-elect Joe Biden and U.S. senators to choose a secretary of defense who is unencumbered by a history of advocating for bellicose military policies and is free of financial ties to the weapons industry."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Anti-war activists protest in front of the White House in Washington, D.C. on January 4, 2020.
"We must not allow that to happen. Diplomacy, not murder, is the best path...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Neera Tanden, president of the Center for American Progress, moderates a discussion on February 12, 2018.
"Everything toxic about the corporate Democratic Party is embodied in Neera...

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Once again, Trump loses and Twitter wins after his surreal appearance stating the obvious - he'll leave - while seated at a teeny desk sparked an explosion of #DiaperDon and #TinyDesk posts mocking his banishment from the grown-ups' table. Giddy responses ranged from thanks for the resistance hero who quietly set him up to an NPR Tiny Desk Concert review - "Just yelled at reporters. Worst. Concert. Ever." This, it's agreed, will be his legacy: "A baby at his tiny little desk throwing a tantrum."

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