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I'm an @ewarren Democrat.
It cracks me up that Jordan, a member of Congress for fourteen years and a former leader of the House Freedom Caucus, thinks he's not a member of the "politically connected in D.C." and instead is "regular folk." Dude, you're fooling no one.
Don’t know how I became this guy, but here I am. #plantdad
During tail end of the enslavement era, private citizens were empowered and trained to violently “arrest” runaways. Our unjust present is our unjust past. Our unjust past is our unjust present.
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is launching a class for private citizens on how to arrest undocumented immigrants. The course will train *non-agents in firearms* and how to make “targeted arrests.” https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8503219/ICE-offer-class-Chicago-undocumented-immigrants-det...
I’m an ER doctor. I’ve seen a therapist and have been on antidepressants. Our system considers this a red flag, instead of a positive signal that I’m taking the best care of myself possible. This needs to change.
I'm so tired of the "big government" argument. For years, I have been working on an economic theory on why people hate "big gov't"—especially in the South. Here's the answer: "Small government" allows white people to steal black people's wealth. ALL WHITE PEOPLE A thread
Life comes at you fast when you’re a brainwashed Trump supporter
Aged badly. As in horrifically badly.
“I believe that the president has learned from this case...The president has been impeached. That’s a pretty big lesson. I’m voting to acquit...I believe that he will be much more cautious in the future.” - Susan Collins What does @Sen. Susan Collins have to say about Roger Stone?
A “mistake”? A mistake is like when I turn left when I meant to turn right. This is utter corrupt lawlessness. These people should be ashamed as they sit silently by while their leader tries to torch the rule of law to protect himself.
That Esper did not submit his resignation the instant Vindman announced his retirement is shameful. He PROMISED to protect this soldier from retaliation. I know we’re all in outrage overload, but if you care about our govt, do not forget this moment. https://www.newyorker.com/news/our-columnists/trumps-impeachment-revenge-alexander-vindman-is-bullie...
Trumps campaign appears to believe he has won the election by putting on a mask, which raises the question of why they resisted this tactically brilliant political move until after 133k deaths