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The Reign of the Mad ‘King’ Trump Will Soon Be Over

December 15, 2020
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Donald Trump at the end of the Republican National Convention on July 21, 2016. Photo Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.

For four years the president of the United States was a man consumed by his own desires. What mattered to him was...

Editorial

A Wounded Country Heads to the Polls

October 29, 2020
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The Statue of Liberty, New York City in the background.

A once great nation is sick on the outside and sick on the inside.

Sick on the outside

A world which once respected or feared the U.S., no longer respects or fears it.

Oppressed people all...

Editor's OPINION

Climate Change, Covide 19, Why Donald Trump is the Threat Right Now

October 15, 2020
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Donald Trump

Donald Trump is deranged. He is out of his mind. He is not able to understand the harm he is doing to the United States and to the world.

To watch and listen to him is to see a man captured by...

Editor's OPINION

Donald Trump is a Demagogue

October 1, 2020
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Donald Trump leading his own protest by disrupting a peaceful protest. Photo Credit: The Associated Press.

Donald Trump is a demagogue. A demagogue appeals to the emotional side of the people. He does not ask them to use their...

A view about the coming election

America: What is Going On?

September 29, 2020
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2020 Presidential Election.

Friends and foes of America agree on one thing. The United States is a mess.

Donald Trump won the race for U.S. president in 2016. His message was to “Make America Great Again.” His plan was to portray America as a...

Essay

The Deaths of John Lewis and George Floyd

July 28, 2020
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John Lewis died of cancer at the age of 80.

John Lewis.

John Lewis was a symbol of how far America has come in ending segregation. Segregation was a way of life in the South of the U.S. It was used to...

About the election for the U.S. president

The Rise of Donald Trump

July 25, 2020
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Trump announcing his candidacy. He called some Mexicans crossing the border rapists.

The Democrat Joe Biden is in the lead. Polls show him beating President Donald Trump by more than ten points. The election is November 3rd, 2020.

The Democrat Hillary Clinton was in...

Thanksgiving, Why?

November 28, 2019
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The first Thanksgiving, 1621. America is a country forged through hardship and struggle. The first settlers from England arrived early in the 17th century. They encountered peoples called “Indians,” as named by Columbus. Why did Columbus call them Indians? He thought he had...

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