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Friday Open Thread | Jerry Nadler calls Trump immigration policy “literal kidnapping.”

. @JerryNadler grills border official, calling Trump immigration policy "literal kidnapping." pic.twitter.com/CIfUK2OO1q — TheBeat w/Ari Melber (@TheBeatWithAri) July 25, 2019

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Thursday Open Thread | Jeffrey Epstein found injured in federal jail cell

Jeffrey Epstein, the Palm Beach millionaire who was arrested earlier this month on child sex-trafficking charges, was found injured in his New York jail cell Wednesday, News 4 New York reported. The station said Epstein, 66, was found in the … Continue reading

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United States vs Jeffrey Epstein Indictment

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Saturday Open Thread | Old School Weekend

Willie Hutch – I Choose You

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Julián Castro on reparations for slavery

If elected president, 2020 Democratic contender Julián Castro said he would create a commission to explore the possibility of reparations for slavery. During a stop Sunday at the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Castro did not commit to paying … Continue reading

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Julian Castro’s Housing Reform policy

White House hopeful Julián Castro on Monday released a portion of his latest “People First” policy proposal focused on affordable housing and homelessness. The “People First Housing” plan will be released in three segments, starting on Monday. “Housing is a … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July! I hope you are enjoying this holiday with family and friends. May your day be filled with good food & fun times. Enjoy and stay safe. In the words of Rikyrah: However imperfect, we built this … Continue reading

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