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Pelosi cites Ecclesiastes in response to Trump, says it is a time for healing

Pelosi cites Ecclesiastes in response to Trump, says it is a time for healing

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday cited religious text in response to President Donald Trump’s photo opportunity with a Bible outside of St. John’s Church in Washington, DC, which came after law enforcement forcibly cleared peaceful protesters away from the White House using tear gas and riot shields. Holding a Bible at a Capitol Hill…MORE

READ: Joe Biden’s remarks on civil unrest and nationwide protests

Joe Biden delivered remarks Tuesday in Philadelphia on the civil unrest occurring across the nation following the death of George Floyd and condemned President Donald Trump for his response to protesters. Here are the remarks as prepared for delivery: “I can’t breathe.” “I can’t breathe.” George Floyd’s last words. But they didn’t die with him.…MORE

Biden sharpens contrast with Trump: ‘I won’t traffic in fear and division’

Biden sharpens contrast with Trump: ‘I won’t traffic in fear and division’

Joe Biden issued a blistering condemnation of President Donald Trump on Tuesday and pledged to offer a break from the “selfishness and fear” that he said have marked Trump’s tenure in office and response to protests against racism and police brutality. In a speech in Philadelphia, the presumptive Democratic 2020 presidential nominee addressed systemic racism…MORE

MANIAC on a Turntable Tuesday

MANIAC on a Turntable Tuesday

Michael Sembello scored a huge hit with a song called Maniac. It was part of the soundtrack for the movie Flashdance, but it didn’t start out that way.MORE