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A New Dawn in the Fight Against COVID: ‘Fauci is Vaccinated’

Dr. Anthony Fauci received his first dose of the Moderna COVID vaccine Monday morning. Fauci said he hoped his vaccination would serve as a “symbol to the rest of the country.” “I feel extreme confidence in the safety and the efficacy of this vaccine, and I [want] to encourage everyone who has the opportunity to […]

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Former Trump Official Calls His Desperate Actions to Steal the Election ‘Unconscionable’

A former Trump administration official on Tuesday unloaded on President Donald Trump’s increasingly desperate bids to stay in power. Elizabeth Neumann, the former Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security for Counterterrorism and Threat Prevention, told CNN that she was horrified by reports that the Department of Defense fears Trump will order them to intervene and help […]

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Vatican: It’s ‘Morally Acceptable’ to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine Derived from Aborted Fetuses

The Vatican released a statement Monday that said it’s “morally acceptable” to receive a vaccination for COVID-19, even if the vaccine’s research or production involved using cell lines derived from aborted fetuses. They cited the “grave danger” of the pandemic as their reasoning behind the controversial move. The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, […]

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Kansas City Newspaper Apologizes to the Black Community for the Last 140 Years: ‘We Are Sorry’

In the first installment of a six-part series, The Kansas City Star apologized for what the newspaper called decades of “robb(ing) an entire community of opportunity, dignity, justice, and recognition.” The article, “The truth in Black and white: An apology from The Kansas City Star,” described an unabashed look at how publishers and writers “disenfranchised, […]

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Exposed: The 7 Most Shocking Things In the 5,593 Page Stimulus Bill

On Monday, congressional leaders finally unveiled the text of the coronavirus stimulus package. The bill is 5,593 pages, meaning it is basically impossible for any member of Congress to read the legislation prior to voting on it this evening. “Let’s say the vote is at 8 pm in the House, lawmakers could technically read the […]

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Elton John and David Furnish Write Love Notes Every Saturday

An icon and hero to many, Sir Elton John celebrated his sixth wedding anniversary to David Furnish on Monday, December 21, 2020. The couple celebrated their 15-year milestone of their civil marriage on the same date. John and Furnish provided intimate details of their commitment in Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue’s New York Times bestseller, […]

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Buttigieg on Ambassador James Hormel: ‘He Helped Pave the Way’

Former South Bend, Indiana mayor Pete Buttigieg served as the 32nd mayor of South Bend, Indiana, from 2012 to 2020 before running as a presidential candidate against his potential new boss, Biden. If approved, Buttigieg would become the nation’s first out Senate-confirmed LGBTQ Cabinet secretary. “This weekend I had the privilege of talking with Ambassador James Hormel, who broke […]

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DOJ Former Legal Counsel Under Trump: ‘I’m Haunted by What I Did’

Former Office of Legal Counsel attorney Erica Newland thought she could limit the impending damage by an incoming President Donald J. Trump – but she now says she was “complicit” in the damage he inflicted on American democracy. Writing for The New York Times Sunday, Newland explained, “If, early on, the Justice Department lawyers charged with selling […]

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‘Super Stupid’: Michael Flynn Torched by Bush-Era General for Proposing Martial Law to Overturn the Election

Appearing on MSNBC on Sunday morning, retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré absolutely scorched former Donald Trump National Security Advisor Michael Flynn for encouraging the president to declare martial law in an effort to overturn the 2020 presidential, election results. Speaking with “The Sunday Show” host Jonathan Capehart, Honoré — who was responsible for coordinating military […]

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Tucker Carlson Says COVID Vaccines Are ‘Anti-White’ as Anti-Vaxxers Train Folks to Refuse Them

On Friday’s installment of Tucker Carlson Tonight, the Fox News commentator accused the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of suggesting that COVID-19 vaccinations should be distributed based on race rather than need. Carlson’s claims was a deliberate misrepresentation of a CDC presentation on the groups most needing vaccination. In the presentation, the CDC […]

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Body Cam Catches Boston Cop Bragging About Running Over Black Lives Matter Protestors

In a video that is quickly going viral, a sergeant with the Boston Police Department bragged to a fellow officer on body camera about “fucking hitting” Black Lives Matter protestors with his car. “Dude, dude, dude, I fucking, I drove down Tremont. There was an unmarked state police cruiser they were all fucking gathered around,” […]

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Here’s the Republican Senator Blocking Stimulus Checks for 382 Million Americans

Right now an estimated 12.6 million Americans are out of work and many more are struggling as the worsening COVID-19 pandemic has shuttered numerous businesses and industries. The last time Congress provided $1,200 economic stimulus checks to individual Americans was in March. Nine months have passed since then. But as President Donald Trump, Democratic Congress […]