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How do you transform a protest into a riot?

The New York Police Department gave us a vivid demonstration during the peaceful protests over the murder of George Floyd. Here’s how you do it: An Unprepared N.Y.P.D. Badly Mishandled Floyd Protests, Watchdog Says “I look back with remorse,” Mayor … Continue reading

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What Trump voters are thinking now

For a while now, I’ve been collecting comments made by Trump voters, not because I believe I need to understand them or to feel for them, but because I require a daily dose of WTF??? to keep my otherwise admirable … Continue reading

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The Facts of Life: how two different papers handle them

I make a strong point in How I Learned The Facts of Life that credible newspapers, no matter the style they use to tell us the stories, give us the facts. Yesterday and today, the two newspapers I read daily … Continue reading

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