This is all public information, fully sourced. Can we please stop acting like we don’t know what’s up? https://www.sutori.com/story/trumputin
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“The real problem is that rural Americans don’t understand the causes of their own situations and fears and they have shown no interest in finding out. They donâ€™t want to know why they feel the way they do or why they are struggling because they donâ€™t want to admit it is in large part because of the choices theyâ€™ve made and the horrible things theyâ€™ve allowed themselves to believe.”
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I can’t decide whether I’m relieved or terrified to hear of Trump’s on-going organizational incompetence.
This weekend I attended a wonderful gathering of people who are not OK with letting ignorance and hateÂ infect our community and our state. Before Durham in Defiance, some people complained that we should be demonstrating inÂ the streets rather than standing around talking. We have been in the streets for many years, and we will turn out again (and again, and again). But what made this event really important was that it was organized for the long haul.
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Let me get this straight: As recently as a week ago, Trump supporters threatened armed revolution if their candidate lost the election. Now that he has in fact won the election (without the majority of votes) they are complaining that people are nonviolently protesting his politics of hate? I’ve never seen such sore winners. It …
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