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Opinion: Democrats, America is ready for a gay president

Opinion: Democrats, America is ready for a gay presidentI was at a political fundraiser in 2007, in the company of several deep-pocketed longtime donors. President George W. Bush was near the end of his second term and much of the conversation wasn’t about the anemic economy, the wars we were engaged in or the policies of the people vying to take his place. ….. Read More.CNN – Top Stories | U.S. and World NewsMon, May 20, 20192 hours ago


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The 2020 U.S. Presidential Race: A Cheat Sheet

The 2020 U.S. Presidential Race: A Cheat SheetSquint the right way—the way you might have squinted at Jimmy Carter or Bill Clinton or even George W. Bush—and it’s not too hard to imagine Montana Governor Steve Bullock being president, or at least the Democratic Party’s presidential nominee.He’s a two-term governor of a conservative state, yet he remains popular there. He’s got a compelling personal story. He’s liberal enough to fit in the Democratic mainstream but not so liberal as to spook Montanans. He’s picked a central issue, campaign-finance reform, that has been a key concern for Democrats in recent years. He’s amiable and well-liked, and it’s hard to fine anyone who will say a bad word about him. He looks fantastic in a barn jacket.And yet no matter how you squint, it’s hard to imagine Steve Bullock being president, or even a presidential nominee this cycle. Part of the problem…


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Has Freedom of the Press Become an Illusion?

Has Freedom of the Press Become an Illusion?“How can you have a free press if you don’t have free sources?” asks Edward Wasserman, dean of the graduate school of journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, in the latest installment of “Scheer Intelligence.” The question strikes directly at the heart of journalism ethics during an era in which sources and—in the case of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange—publishers are being persecuted or prosecuted for speaking truth to power. Wasserman’s April op-ed for The New York Times, “Julian Assange and the Woeful State of Whistle-Blowers,” makes a strong case for enshrining the rights of media sources in the Constitution, alongside freedom of the press. His powerful defense of Assange is based on his belief that “the First Amendment is no better than the willingness of people to come forward.” “What good does it do to the public if the sources who have…


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Live Like a King: See George Strait Through the Years

Live Like a King: See George Strait Through the YearsGeorge Strait isn’t known as the “King of Country” for no reason. The influential, iconic and legendary hitmaker has had such an impressive career, and even at 65 years old, he’s still going strong. Continue reading… ….. Read More.TASTE OF COUNTRY – Country Music | Music & MusiciansSat, May 18, 20193 days ago


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Rangers have bid for Oldham defender George Edmundson rejected 

Rangers have bid for Oldham defender George Edmundson rejected EXCLUSIVE: Rangers have had a bid for Oldham defender George Edmundson turned down. The Ibrox outfit offered what they thought was a fair price for the highly-rated 21-year-old. ….. Read More.DAILY MAIL – Top Sports Stories | Sports & RecreationMon, May 20, 20194 hours ago


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20 Best George Strait Songs

20 Best George Strait SongsStrait has more No. 1 hits than most artists would dream of having in their career. Continue reading… ….. Read More.TASTE OF COUNTRY – Country Music | Music & MusiciansSat, May 18, 20193 days ago


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