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Texas hospitals are running out of drugs, beds, ventilators and even staff

And this is surprising to . . . ? 🤔

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America Mississippi Politics

The Daily Beast: Mississippi Governor Creating ‘Mass Confusion and Panic’ Amid Pandemic

The Daily Beast: Mississippi Governor Creating ‘Mass Confusion and Panic’ Amid Pandemic. https://www.thedailybeast.com/mississippi-governor-creating-mass-confusion-and-panic-amid-pandemic?source=articles&via=rss

Buffoonery abounds in the state of Mississippi, even with a new “governor”. 🙂👍😁 Yes, it’s true. Who would have thunk it?! If only all these new things would stop happening!! Am I right, Tater?? 😁🇺🇲🤠

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America Society

Sharia Law, Anyone?

CNN.com: Mississippi gubernatorial candidate stands by refusal to allow female
reporter to interview him alone, which she says is ‘sexism’.
https://amp-cnn-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/amp.cnn.com/cnn/2019/07/11/politics/larrison-campbell-robert-foster-mississippi-cnntv/index.html

Poor guy. Maybe it would help if she would cover herself up also?

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America Politics

What brave heroes, white men with guns and badges!

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Politics

Courts likely to strike down Republican lame-duck power grabs, experts say

Courts likely to strike down Republican lame-duck power grabs, experts say

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/dec/11/republican-lame-duck-power-grabs-unconstitutional-experts-say?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

Republicans aren’t only anti-Democrat. They are also anti-democracy. As Paul Krugman wrote the GOP is authoritarianism in waiting.

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The American Political System Needs Major Reform

https://www.diigo.com/outliner/gaurxr/the-American-political-system-needs-major-reform?key=9dcc68fada

This is one of my Diigo outliners on a particular subject.

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Murderous Threats By Typical Theocratic Republican Candidate Not Only Go Unpunished But Are Lauded In Public


Republican lawmaker admits to writing death to gays manifesto…. “the biblical case for war” American Taliban getting bolder and bolder by the minute. from atheism

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2018 Mid-Term Media Movies Politics Society Video

Film About GOP Assault On Voting Rights – Essential Viewing During This Midterm Election Season


Ahead of Midterms, ‘Rigged’ Exposes GOP’s 10-Year Effort To Sabotage Democracy by Undermining Voting Rights from politics

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Ministers interrupt Sessions, are removed from religious freedom conference

https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/ministers-interrupt-sessions-are-removed-religious-freedom-conference-n925981

Whew! Boy oh boy! You can’t put it any more plainly than that. This article really spells it all out; Republicans, Donald Trump, conservatism (I’m expanding here, myself) they are all antithetical, actually hostile in word and deed to the teachings of Jesus Christ. They defame Jesus Christ every time they invoke the church, the word of God, their own farcical convictions. It is a travesty. Anyone with an inkling of faith in Jesus Christ would renounce the Republican Party for what it is, was, and is shaping up to be. Cast it aside along with those who would ride on its coattails such as our illustriously goldflaked doofus-in-chief, Herr Drumpf, Donald J. Trump.

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Trump calls U.S.-bound migrant caravan a national emergency, says will cut aid | Article [AMP] | Reuters

https://mobile-reuters-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKCN1MW1QM

What a massive failure to understand what is happening. These people have so little left to lose that they are willing to risk their lives and the lives of their children, to throw themselves under the pitiful mercy of the brutal nation that is the United States of America in hopes of securing a better life for themselves.

The USA looks a whole lot different on the outside than it does on the inside, folks.

Sure, of course there are some things that happen in the USA that are NOT savage and inhumane. We all know that (from the endless movies and TV shows and sitcoms and magazines and stories and books and lectures and history books and textbooks…). But that is not worth talking about right now. Because that is not what is killing people and ruining lives and preventing human progress. The things that are actually causing dire consequences at this moment is what we should be focusing on not how pretty we were last year at the beach.