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5/ Brake says that since losing his eye, he has received threats from people claiming that he is an “antifa leader” or a terrorist. Watch our story on Brake and seven others partially blinded by police at protests on May 30: https://www.washingtonpost.com/investigations/2020/07/14/george-floyd-protests-police-blinding/
Thread on one case from our @The Washington Post video investigation https://wapo.st/protests-police-blinding 1/ This is 21-year-old Balin Brake of Fort Wayne, Indiana. Brake lost his right eye when he was shot in the face with a police gas canister at a protest in downtown Fort Wayne on May 30.
People can make nuanced assessments of how Fauci handled the month of February but these broadsides from the White House are extraordinary.
Navarro here alleges Fauci was against the China travel restrictions. That's not true. Several officials were initially against it. Fauci ended up supporting it - before it was announced - after they got more data on asymptomatic spread, per several ppl. https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/todaysdebate/2020/07/14/anthony-fauci-wrong-with-me-peter-nav...
This is a wildly damning report in which the acting head of NYC Transit admits the agency: is overstaffed; doesn’t have an org chart or know who it’s paying to do what; and doesn’t know how to contact many of its employees. https://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/ny-mta-cuts-nyc-transit-feinberg-20200713-xxvzjppk7bb4vg2fhprt6...
Pete Sessions is coming back to Congress!
9:18 EDT - Projection - Elections Daily can project Pete Sessions will defeat Flores-endorsed candidate Renée Swann in the GOP runoff in TX-17. The seat is rated Safe Republican in the general, so Sessions will likely be returning to Congress in a new seat. #ElectionTwitter
Jeff Sessions loses #ALSen primary runoff to Trump-backed Tommy Tuberville, ending his attempt at a comeback after serving as Trump's AG, which led to Trump backing his rival. Tuberville is currently up 62%-38%
Harbinger of changes among foreign cos. in Hong Kong: @The New York Times had its Asia editing hub in HK for years, but is now moving some editors to Seoul because of the new national security law. And some NYT journalists are having trouble w/ work permit renewals. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/14/business/media/new-york-times-hong-kong.html
The White House isn’t going after Fauci, you see, they’re just letting their trade adviser write an op-ed devoted to criticizing him.
Anthony Fauci has been wrong about everything I have interacted with him on: Peter Navarro. #Opposingview: When you ask me whether I listen to his advice, my answer is only with skepticism and caution #COVID https://www.usatoday.com/story/opinion/todaysdebate/2020/07/14/anthony-fauci-wrong-with-me-peter-nav...