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  • August 27, 2021

Psaki rejects criticism of Democratic congresswoman’s withdrawal from Afghanistan

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki addresses the attack in Afghanistan during the daily press conference at the White House in Washington, DC, on August 26, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst / Reuters) White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Friday dismissed concerns expressed by Representative Susan Wild that the US withdrawal from Afghanistan had been “egregiously…

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Democrats are not in disarray

Jonathan Bernstein: “The standard reports on the Democratic disorder turned out to be out of place. Only 10 moderate liberals caused problems at this stage of the process. One reason is that there simply aren’t that many political differences within the Democratic House caucus. Another reason is that pundits are still hoping that Bernie Sanders…

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In the end, Cuomo becomes completely triumphant – Mother Jones

Illustration by Mother Jones; Evan Vucci / AP; Maria Altaffer / AP Fight against misinformation. Get a daily summary of the facts that matter. Sign up for free Mother jones Newsletter. On Tuesday, New York Attorney General Letitia James released a damning report detailing the results of a four-month investigation into allegations of sexual harassment…

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Why do some distrust vaccines?

Rejecting a covid vaccine is currently considered by many to be antisocial and a threat to the community. I don’t understand this as anyone who chooses to get vaccinated can protect themselves. What does it matter to him if someone else prefers to take any risk posed by covid? But that’s not the prevailing attitude,…

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The love that does not dare to pronounce its name …

… It is the love that American liberals have for the communist dictatorship of Cuba. By any sensible calculation, Fidel Castro was a complete disgrace. And yet American liberals, as well as some Europeans, have never been able to let go. When asked at a press conference if Cubans are protesting and trying to get…

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Texas Democrats flee state by private plane to stop integrity vote in Republican elections

On Monday, Texas Democrats fled the state on an unmasked flight from Texas to Washington DC to deny a quorum and prevent passage of a Republican-backed electoral integrity bill. And they brought Miller Lite beer with them on the bus to the airport. RELATED: Chris Wallace confronts Texas Governor Abbott on Republican voting law: ‘Is…

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Democrats say: we’re in trouble

Someone passed me a report by a Democratic Party advisory group called Future Majority. The report covers surveys conducted by Future Majority in 37 Congressional Transitional Districts, along with additional surveys in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Arizona, Michigan, and New Hampshire. Along with the poll results, it includes extensive recommendations for the Democratic Party. Voting took…

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Americans are concerned about crime, but that doesn’t mean they’re blaming the Democrats

Welcome to Pollapalooza, our weekly survey summary. Increased rates of homicide, aggravated assault and car theft they have increased concern about crime among the American public. According to the survey YouGov / The EconomistThe proportion of Americans who say that crime is the most important problem facing the United States has increased since President Biden…

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