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Police are 3 times more likely to use violence against leftist protesters than far-right: analysis

Black Lives Matter, Indigenous, anti-war, and other progressive activists reacted with a complete lack of surprise to data reported by The Guardian on Thursday that…

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Neo-fascists found their voice in Trump. Where will the left’s voice come from?

Between the Trumpist insurgency at the U.S. Capitol, Democrats’ Senate wins in Georgia, COVID-19, and the internal battles raging within both parties, history is moving…

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The radicalization of Kevin Greeson: How one man went from attending Obama’s inauguration to dying in Capitol coup mob

In 2009, Kevin Greeson traveled from Alabama to witness the inauguration of President Barack Obama, at the time one of his political heroes. Twelve years…

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Trump tries to claw back billions from COVID vaccine distributor

Enlarge / A picture taken on January 15, 2021, shows a pharmacist holding with gloved hands a vial of the undiluted Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for COVID-19….

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Antibody treatment could help overwhelmed hospitals. Why aren’t doctors using it?

“This is the first time during the pandemic that I can recall when our resources far exceed demand.” Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/monoclonal-antibodies-could-ease-record-covid-hospitalizations-why-are-they-n1254271 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this…

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‘They want Rome to fall’: Right-wing Boogaloo bois planning armed conflicts at state capitals

The National Guard and law enforcement will be deployed at state capitals across the country ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration in response to the…

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A surprising source sheds light on Josh Hawley’s transformation into an unpatriotic scoundrel

Senator Josh Hawley knew he would be entering history when he catapulted himself into national prominence by declaring he would challenge the January 6 certification…

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Scottish court upholds Lockerbie bomber’s conviction

Five judges at Scotland’s highest court of criminal appeal on Friday upheld the conviction of the only man found guilty of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing…

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When It Comes To COVID-19, Iran Is Dealt A Double Whammy

As the world rushes to vaccinate against the coronavirus pandemic, Iran is one of the worst hit countries in the Middle East. And because of…

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‘$2,000 means $2,000’: Ocasio-Cortez says $1,400 payments in Biden plan fall short of promised relief

While there is much for progressives to applaud in President-elect Joe Biden’s newly released $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package—from a $15-an-hour federal minimum wage to…

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US rioters sought to ‘capture and assassinate’ lawmakers at Capitol: prosecutors

US prosecutors now believe supporters of President Donald Trump planned to “capture and assassinate elected officials” in their siege of the Capitol building last week,…

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Billionaire right-winger Sheldon Adelson to be buried in Jerusalem Friday: paper

Billionaire casino magnate Sheldon Adelson, a staunch supporter of US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, will be buried in Jerusalem Friday,…

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Trump’s Florida club warned over maskless New Year party

President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club in Florida has received a warning from county authorities, following video of the luxury retreat’s New Year’s Eve party that…

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Joe Biden plan aims to stem exodus of women from workforce

The economic devastation and job losses wreaked by Covid-19 have hit women especially hard, but President-elect Joe Biden’s rescue plan targets their central dilemma faced…

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To jail or not to jail: Kremlin in bind over Alexei Navalny return

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny’s defiant pledge to return to Moscow from Germany after surviving a poisoning attack puts the Kremlin in a major bind….

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‘Saved by the Bell’ star Dustin Diamond diagnosed with cancer

The actor Dustin Diamond, best known for playing Samuel ‘Screech’ Powers in hit US children’s TV show “Saved by the Bell”, has been diagnosed with…

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Here are 7 key parts of Biden’s plan to rescue the economy

President-elect Joe Biden believes that rescuing the faltering economy and crushing the coronavirus are the most important challenges he faces right out of the gate…

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Trump needs to be punished — it’s the only hope for ‘unity’

There is no way to defend Donald Trump’s behavior last week, when, after pouring gasoline for months, he lit a match and set the insurrection…

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Business groups applaud Biden’s COVID-19 relief plan

President-elect Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion plan to provide economic relief during the coronavirus pandemic was largely welcomed by the business community that has been a…

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Dan Rather says ‘Trump can be made to pay a price’ — and it’s absolutely essential he does

On Thursday’s edition of MSNBC’s “The Beat,” veteran journalist Dan Rather emphasized the importance of ensuring that outgoing President Donald Trump faces consequences for his…

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WATCH LIVE: Joe Biden unveils how much Americans will get from his COVID stimulus

President-elect Joe Biden will unveil a plan Thursday to inject $1.9 trillion into the US economy as evidence mounts that the recovery from the sharp…

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