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The Washington Post
– May 21, 7:46 PM
In the early days of the outbreak, for example, news organizations published generic photos of Chinatown neighborhoods and masked Asian people with stories about the coronavirus pandemic, which critics said fueled xenophobic ideas about who carried…
On Wednesday (September 18), the 45th president used his Twitter pulpit to spread another racist, Islamophobic lie about Representative Ilhan Omar. His tweet will once again turn up the heat of the violent threats against her. How do I know?
Tampa Bay Times
– May 27, 9:03 AM
For a week, White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany has defended President Donald Trump's assault on vote-by-mail, insisting, like her boss, that it invites election fraud. But, also like her boss, McEnany has often taken advantage of its…
One hundred thousand Americans dead in less than four months. It's as if every person in Edison, N.J., or Kenosha, Wis., died. It's half the population of Salt Lake City or Grand Rapids, Mich. It's about 20 times the number of people killed in…
The New York Times
– May 27, 8:39 AM
Larry Kramer, the noted writer whose raucous, antagonistic campaign for an all-out response to the AIDS crisis helped shift national health policy in the 1980s and '90s, died on Wednesday morning in Manhattan. He was 84. His husband, David Webster…