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Rhetoric and Bullets

Thursday  18:27,   15 june 2017
The New York Times

Our talk should never promote violence, but it needn’t be timid.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or[...]

Scalise shooting: Will Hillary tell Democrats now to behave?

Thursday  18:17,   15 june 2017
FOX News

Remember the outrage over feisty Trump supporters roughing up protesters during the campaign? How Trump was blamed for “inciting violence” and accused of egging on his followers? Where is that outrage today, when a Bernie Sanders follower attempts[...]

Scalise shooting: Will Hillary tell Democrats now to behave?

Thursday  18:16,   15 june 2017
FOX News

Remember the outrage over feisty Trump supporters roughing up protesters during the campaign? How Trump was blamed for “inciting violence” and accused of egging on his followers? Where is that outrage today, when a Bernie Sanders follower attempts[...]

The GOP’s fantastically anti-democratic quest to kill health care in the dark

Thursday  18:09,   15 june 2017
MSN

Just three Republicans could stop it.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell once had passionate views about how carefully Congress should consider sweeping changes to the health-care[...]

The GOP’s fantastically anti-democratic quest to kill health care in the dark

Thursday  18:09,   15 june 2017
MSN

Just three Republicans could stop it.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell once had passionate views about how carefully Congress should consider sweeping changes to the health-care[...]

The GOP’s fantastically anti-democratic quest to kill health care in the dark

Thursday  18:09,   15 june 2017
MSN

Just three Republicans could stop it.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell once had passionate views about how carefully Congress should consider sweeping changes to the health-care[...]

The GOP’s fantastically anti-democratic quest to kill health care in the dark

Thursday  18:09,   15 june 2017
MSN

Just three Republicans could stop it.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell once had passionate views about how carefully Congress should consider sweeping changes to the health-care[...]

America Must Push Back Against Violence After the GOP Baseball Shooting

Thursday  17:36,   15 june 2017
U.S. News & World Report

After the Alexandria baseball field shooting, it's time to push back against America's trend of violence.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the[...]

Democrats, drop the violent rhetoric, stop trying to delegitimize Trump and be real leaders

Thursday  01:00,   15 june 2017
FOX News

On Wednesday morning Jennifer Scalise received the call political spouses like me perpetually fear. Her husband, the father of their two beautiful children, was shot in what appears to be a premeditated, politically motivated attack against[...]

Please, don't politicize the awful congressional shooting

Thursday  00:55,   15 june 2017
The Week

The shooting of Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) — who as majority whip is the third ranking Republican in the House — is a crime, a tragedy, and may very well have been a politically motivated act. But it is also an opportunity for the media, citizenry,[...]

Please, don't politicize the awful congressional shooting

Thursday  00:55,   15 june 2017
The Week

The shooting of Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) — who as majority whip is the third ranking Republican in the House — is a crime, a tragedy, and may very well have been a politically motivated act. But it is also an opportunity for the media, citizenry,[...]

It’s Time To Redraw the Line Between Violent and Non-Violent Political Activism

Wednesday  21:11,   14 june 2017
The Cut

Instead of empty expressions of civility or finger-pointing, the best reaction to today’s shooting is a clear refusal to support or incite violence.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner,[...]

Violence strikes at the heart of what America needs: Bipartisan bridge-building

Wednesday  19:26,   14 june 2017
The Boston Globe

When a shooter fired a fusillade of bullets Wednesday morning at a practice for the upcoming congressional baseball game, he injected violence and horror into what was one of the last remaining events bridging the nation’s deep partisan divide.[...]

The Sessions hearing shows who’s really colluding with Russia

Wednesday  19:26,   14 june 2017
MSN

False charges and innuendo directly assist the Kremlin in its efforts to undermine confidence in our democratic institutions. Those raising such accusations without proof are, wittingly or unwittingly, doing the Kremlin’s bidding.Subscribe to the[...]

The Mortification of Jeff Sessions

Wednesday  19:20,   14 june 2017
The New York Times

Behold the wages of drawing too close to Donald Trump.The appearance of Jeff Sessions before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday didn’t bring us much closer to understanding what did or didn’t happen between Donald Trump and the Russians,[...]