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The Squad Speaks

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Ta-Nehisi Coates on Reparations and Mitch McConnell

It’s not just about slavery. The terror and plunder went on for decades, and still endures in other ways.

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Mikel Jollett tells the truth about Republicans

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Pay attention

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Important truth

Police are safer under Obama than they have been in decades

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The past, embedded in the present

This article, by Jeb Lund in Rolling Stone, really should be read in full. It is a clear description of the ways in which Confederate ideology and the violence of white supremacy, have sculpted our political landscape, and continue to … Continue reading

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Truth

Via @GetWisdomDude

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Eugene Robinson on Barbour’s history errors

Recently Haley Barbour attempted to claim that he had attended integrated schools and had grown up in a Republican party where there really was no racial divide. This is pretty clearly an attempt to erase the real history of Republicans … Continue reading

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