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Pompeo's Legacy Of Partisanship And Wading Into Political ...

https://www.npr.org › 2020/12/10 › pompeos-legacy-of-p...

Dec 10, 2020 — Mike Pompeo's critics see his trip to Georgia, less than a month before key ... in 2024, has used State Department resources to network, she said. ... When Pompeo first arrived at the State Department in April 2018, some ...

Pompeo violated ethics rules by asking State Dept employees ...

https://www.reuters.com › world › pompeo-violated-eth...

17 mins ago — Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo violated federal ethics rules governing the use of taxpayer-funded resources when he, and his ...

Mike Pompeo spent taxpayer funds on pens made in China for ...

https://www.cnbc.com › 2021/02/11 › mike-pompeo-sp...

Feb 11, 2021 — The dinners had raised concerns among some State Department officials, who worried that the "events were essentially using federal resources ...

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Daniel Ellsberg Explains Why He Leaked The Pentagon ...

https://www.npr.org › 2018/01/19 › daniel-ellsberg-explai...

Jan 19, 2018 — DAVIES: Daniel Ellsberg, now 86, has a new book about his days before the Vietnam War when he worked on American nuclear war strategies in ...

Daniel Ellsberg | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com › profile › daniel-ellsberg

Daniel Ellsberg is a former US military analyst who in 1971 leaked the Pentagon Papers, which revealed how the US public had been misled about the Vietnam ...

Daniel Ellsberg - National Whistleblower Center

https://www.whistleblowers.org › Members

Daniel Ellsberg - . Daniel Ellsberg, former United States military analyst, blew the whistle on U.S. Government misconduct in the Vietnam War by leaking the ...

Daniel Ellsberg and the Vietnam War | The Most Dangerous ...

http://archive.pov.org › mostdangerousman › timeline

Specializing in crisis decision-making and the command and control of nuclear weapons, Ellsberg is hired as a strategic analyst at the RAND Corporation, a ...

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EXCLUSIVES

40-Year-Old Version's Peter Kim Is Fighting Anti-Asian Racism Onstage

BY DANIEL REYNOLDS

Kim skewers Broadway’s racism and shatters stereotypes in Radha Blank’s critically acclaimed Netflix comedy.

Peter Kim - KoreanAmericanStory.org

https://koreanamericanstory.org › podcast › k-pod-pete...

Peter Kim grew up in New Jersey knowing he wanted to do one thing in life: act. A graduate of the Yale School of Drama, he made his Broadway debut in ...

Under His Mentor's Wing, Peter Kim Could Finally Be Himself ...

https://www.wsj.com › articles › under-his-mentors-wing-...

Feb 17, 2021 — Peter Kim, 45, is a Broadway, TV and film actor who has appeared in ... Ridgefield Park, where we had been one of the few Asian families in ...

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Opinion | Is South Dakota's Kristi Noem the Worst Pandemic ...

https://www.nytimes.com › 2021/01/27 › opinion › kristi-...

Jan 27, 2021 — How Gov. Kristi Noem Rebranded Her Failures as 'Freedom'. South Dakota's public health isn't a matter of “personal responsibility.” It's her job.

Opinion | Is South Dakota's Kristi Noem the Worst Pandemic ...

https://www.nytimes.com › 2021/01/27 › opinion › kristi-...

Jan 27, 2021 — How Gov. Kristi Noem Rebranded Her Failures as 'Freedom'. South Dakota's public health isn't a matter of “personal responsibility.” It's her job.

Kristi Noem's deadly defiance - The Boston Globe

https://www.bostonglobe.com › 2020/11/18 › opinion › k...

Nov 18, 2020 — Yet South Dakota's governor, Kristi Noem, stubbornly refuses to change her hands-off approach to the coronavirus pandemic. Even as other ...

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Why The Democrats Have Shifted Left Over The Last 30 Years ...

https://fivethirtyeight.com › features › why-the-democr...

Dec 16, 2019 — Graphics by Yutong Yuan The 2020 Democratic primary field has been touted as far more liberal than that of previous years. Candidates have ...

Liberals make up plurality of Democratic voters, but growth ...

https://www.pewresearch.org › ... › Political Parties

Jan 17, 2020 — About half of Democratic and Democratic-leaning registered voters describe their own political views as liberal.

Why The Democrats Have Shifted Left Over The Last 30 Years ...

https://fivethirtyeight.com › features › why-the-democr...

Dec 16, 2019 — Graphics by Yutong Yuan The 2020 Democratic primary field has been touted as far more liberal than that of previous years. Candidates have ...

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Sinema Calls on Senators to 'Change Their Behavior' Instead ...

https://news.yahoo.com › sinema-calls-senators-change-...

Apr 6, 2021 — Senator Kyrsten Sinema called on colleagues to “change their ... Sinema's comments come amid pressure from progressive ... April 6, 2021 ·1 min read ... Sanctions follow allegations of election interference and a hacking ...

Romney and Sinema teaming up on proposal to raise the ...

https://www.cbsnews.com › news › minimum-wage-pro...

23 hours ago — Senators Mitt Romney and Kyrsten Sinema are negotiating a ... April 15, 2021 / 11:14 AM / CBS News ... "We've pretty much come to the meeting of the minds among ourselves, meaning Senator Sinema and myself, but there are ... Biden announces sweeping new Russia sanctions Meeting of Russian ...

Kyrsten Sinema Defends Filibuster as Pressure Mounts From ...

https://www.wsj.com › articles › kyrsten-sinema-defends-f...

April 6, 2021 9:00 am ET. Share ... Kyrsten Sinema has emerged as the staunchest Democratic defender of the filibuster, brushing off fire from the outspoken ..

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COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution: The Process | HHS.gov

https://www.hhs.gov › coronavirus › distribution

-19 vaccine candidates are in development, and clinical trials are currently being conducted. Learn more about how to volunteer for COVID-19 clinical trials · Find answers about FDA's ...

US hits record COVID vaccine distribution pace | CIDRAP

https://www.cidrap.umn.edu › 2021/04 › us-hits-record...

4 days ago — Over the weekend US practitioners administered a record number of COVID-19 vaccines, with more than 4 million shots distributed on Apr 10.

About COVID-19 Vaccine Delivered and Administration Data ...

https://www.cdc.gov › vaccines › distributing › about-v...

Mar 24, 2021 — Effectiveness · How Vaccines Get to Youplus icon. Reporting Vaccine Dataplus icon. US Vaccination Data · County-Level Vaccination Data · Vaccination Trends · Long-term Care ...

US Vaccination Data · ‎Vaccination Demographic Data · ‎Vaccination Trends

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Meet the new generation of tax resisters refusing to pay for war

https://wagingnonviolence.org › 2020/04 › meet-new-g...

Apr 25, 2020 — In an age of never-ending wars, climate change and escalating pandemic, war tax resistance is now being explored by millennials.

National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee: Moved ...

https://nwtrcc.org

The National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee is a network of organizations that supports individuals who refuse to pay for war.

How To Resist | National War Tax Resistance Coordinating ...

https://nwtrcc.org › Resist!

Methods of Resistance · File and refuse to pay your taxes. · Refuse to file a tax return. · Earn less than the taxable income · Resist the local telephone excise tax.

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Adam Toledo: Chicago police say bodycam footage shows ...

https://www.cnn.com › 2021/04/15 › adam-toledo-police-...

10 hours ago — Authorities released body-worn camera footage that shows an officer making a split-second decision to fire a single shot that killed 13-year-old ...

Adam Toledo: Video Of Chicago Police Fatally Shooting 13 ...

https://www.npr.org › 2021/04/15 › chicago-releases-vide...

1 day ago — Chicago has released video footage showing the fatal police shooting of Adam Toledo, more than two weeks after the 13-year-old was killed ...

Bodycam video of fatal police shooting of 13-year-old Adam ...

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10 hours ago — Bodycam video of fatal police shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toledo released to public ... CHICAGO — Chicago police say the fatal shooting of 13- ...

Americans are increasingly fleeing organized religion -- and ...

https://www.rawstory.com › gop-religion

12 hours ago — ... finds that it's not just college-educated white liberals who are fleeing the church. ... from religion — many nones don't fit that young, liberal stereotype," the ... The number of college graduates leaving the faith (-13 points) is ...

Jesus take the wheel, why millennials are leaving religion ...

https://newpittsburghcourier.com › 2020/09/05 › jesus-...

Sep 5, 2020 — Some are simply no longer religiously affiliated and have chosen to live life without the traditional concept of “God” and the “Church.” However, ...

In U.S., Decline of Christianity Continues at Rapid Pace | Pew ...

https://www.pewforum.org › 2019/10/17 › in-u-s-decli...

Oct 17, 2019 — In other words, the nation's overall rate of religious attendance is declining not because Christians are attending church less often, but rather ...

Commentary: Signing a new Russia sanctions bill shouldn't ...

https://www.reuters.com › us-cohen-russia-commentary

Aug 8, 2017 — The U.S.-Russian relationship is in a downward spiral. President Donald Trump just grudgingly signed a bill imposing additional sanctions on ...

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U.S. Sanctions against Russia: What You Need to Know ...

https://www.csis.org › analysis › us-sanctions-against-ru...

Oct 31, 2018 — With a new bill that expands sanctions on Russia circulating within Congress, it is clear that the United States will continue to rely on sanctions ...

Why New Russia Sanctions Won't Change Moscow's Behavior ...

https://www.cato.org › commentary › why-new-russia-s...

November 22, 2017 • Commentary ... These new measures will add to existing sanctions on Russian businesses and individuals dating back to the 2014 seizure ...

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Taser vs. gun mix-ups draw fresh scrutiny in wake of ... - Reuters

https://www.reuters.com › article › us-usa-minnesota-sh...

2 days ago — "These devices look and feel like handguns, and that's the core problem." Arizona-based Axon Enterprise Inc , which makes Tasers, said in an ...

Taser Founder And CEO Says Police Won't Need Guns In Ten ...

https://www.forbes.com › thomasbrewster › 2021/04/14

2 days ago — But there may be some clues as to what the next Taser looks like in a previously unreported patent, which shows off a stun gun with multiple ...

EXPLAINER: How does an officer use a gun instead of a ...

https://www.washingtonpost.com › health › 2021/04/12

4 days ago — Alpert said a major factor in why officers mistakenly draw their firearm is that stun guns typically look and feel like a firearm. St. Paul, Minnesota ...

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Black Lives Matter: A Commentary on Racism and Public Health

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov › articles › PMC4504294

by JJL García · 2015 · Cited by 215 — “Black lives matter.” These statements developed in reaction to the recent deaths of Eric Garner, an unarmed Black man strangled to death by police in Staten ...

Why 'Black Lives Matter' matters (Commentary) - syracuse.com

https://www.syracuse.com › opinion › 2021/03 › why-...

Mar 19, 2021 — "It is an existential call to care about the least of us," writes Bruce R. Hare, Syracuse University emeritus professor of African-American studies..

Black lives matter: A commentary on racism and public health.

https://psycnet.apa.org › record

by JJL García · 2015 · Cited by 215 — The recent nonindictments of police officers who killed unarmed Black men have incited popular and scholarly discussions on racial injustices in our legal ...

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Maxine Waters tells Jim Jordan to 'shut your mouth' after GOP ...

https://www.cnn.com › jim-jordan-anthony-fauci-hearing

11 hours ago — Republican Rep. Jim Jordan and the nation's top infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci got into a heated exchange Thursday over the ...

“This is what collusion with Russia looks like": Feds say ...

https://www.salon.com › 2021/04/15 › this-is-what-coll...

16 hours ago — A longtime associate of former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort passed "sensitive" information to Russian intelligence agents during the ...

Republican Adam Kinzinger Mocks Trump for 'Whining and ...

https://www.newsweek.com › ... › Voter Fraud › Illinois

23 hours ago — The GOP congressman said it's an "easy" choice not to support Trump if he becomes the Republican Party's 2024 nominee.

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Biden Withdrawal Plan for Afghanistan Amounts to Surrender ...

https://www.bloomberg.com › opinion › articles › bide...

3 days ago — Biden Offers False Hope to Sell His Afghanistan Surrender. Sanctions ... A day before word of Biden's decision to withdraw by Sept. 11 leaked ...

Biden Should Stick With May 1 Withdrawal From Afghanistan ...

https://time.com › Ideas › politics

Mar 23, 2021 — Joe Biden should stick to the May 1 deadline to withdraw from Afghanistan, write ... He served as a U.S. Marine in Afghanistan in 2012. ... TIME Ideas hosts the world's leading voices, providing commentary on events in news, ...

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