Reading the testimony of the police who defended our Capitol on January 6th is making me physically ill – and angry with Trump, his followers/worshippers, and 90% of the Republican party.
Vanderbilt University Medical Center Professor of Infectious Diseases Dr. William Schaffner said that for those who say vaccination is a personal choice, they are half-right.
“This is a little like driving on the red light. Yes, that’s your decision, puts you in danger, but endangers others also,” Schaffner said.
If you are not vaccinated against Covid-19, you shouldn’t go into a bar or restaurant, expert says | CNN
Less than half of the US population is fully vaccinated against Covid-19 -- and with cases on the rise, experts are urging a return to precautions reminiscent of the earlier days of the pandemic.
“Conservatives who are not pro-white supremacy, pro-conspiracy, anti-science, and chock-full of grievances will need to create a new political party someday…”
Strangers on a train: The dark bargain that destroyed the Republican Party
Old-line Republicans signed on to an unpleasant but temporary plan. Hitchcock’s classic explains what happened next
Fox “News”…race baiting? Nah…
How Fox News is making a network out of race baiting | CNN Business
One evening earlier this month, a White rage-filled man sat behind a desk, looked into a camera, and began to rant about how something must be done to “save” the United States before “we become Rwanda,” a not-so-subtle reference to the horrific genocide that occurred in the African country decades a…
Listen & watch this clip from January 6th’s insurrection. Tourists? Not. BLM, antifa? Um, no. The GOP loves the cops? See for yourself. This is a clip of a man trying to subvert the will of the people; this is a clip of the man’s followers trying to steal an election.
Listen to the Crowd in This Clip From January 6
This is not what tourists sound like.
This is crazy! Read about the Republicans and children’s rights, as it comes to getting vaccinated.
Opinion: Tennessee vaccine official’s story reveals an ugly truth about GOP and children’s rights
Jill Filipovic writes that the danger inherent in ideological partisan divides over Covid-19 vaccination is evident in Tennessee, where the firing of Dr. Michelle Fiscus reinforces the enduring irony that the GOP, the “pro-life” party, doesn’t believe that children, including teens, have basic right…
“Are you on the side of truth or lies; fact or fiction; justice or injustice; democracy or autocracy?”
“We are facing the most significant test of our democracy since the Civil War,” Biden said today…. I’m not saying this to alarm you; I’m saying this because you should be alarmed.”
We must, President Biden said, have “the will to save and strengthen our democracy.”
You need to read Heather Cox Richardson’s latest dispatch.
July 13, 2021
“Are you on the side of truth or lies; fact or fiction; justice or injustice; democracy or autocracy?” In a speech at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia today, President Joe Biden asked his audience to take a stand as he called defending the right to vote in America, “a test of our tim…