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We are still fighting the American Revolution

For quite a while now I’ve been feeling that we’ve moved into the next phase of the American Revolution. Among the previous phases were the original American Revolution, the Civil War, demand for suffrage, the New Deal and the battle … Continue reading

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Statehood for DC is in the Congressional works

From today’s DailyKos Elections: Meanwhile, Senate Democrats have unveiled their own bill to grant statehood to Washington, D.C., following the lead of the House, where Democrats may vote as soon as next week to pass the “For the People Act,” … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King, Jr., Earl Caldwell and the Daily News

Go right now to your nearest newsstand and buy a copy of today’s Daily News. Because my local tabloid devotes the cover and first seven pages to a commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr., on this fiftieth anniversary of his … Continue reading

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