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https://thehill.com/homenews/administration/517707-trump-extends-ban-on-racial-discrimination-training-to-federal President Trump on Tuesday extended his administration’s ban on training involving race- and sex-based discrimination to include federal contractors, doubling down on an issue to appeal to his base, and white voters in particular.  The White House released an executive order that outlaws the teaching of “divisive concepts,” such as the idea that one race or sex …

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The Trump campaign is discussing plans to bypass election results and appoint loyal electors in battlegrounds where Republicans hold the legislative majority. Trump would ask state legislators to set aside the popular vote and choose electors directly. https://t.co/LNTz8NRC9X — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) September 23, 2020

https://www.vox.com/identities/2018/1/25/16919362/understanding-the-fake-historian-behind-americas-religious-right With a tie-breaking vote cast by Vice President Mike Pence, the Senate confirmed longtime religious-right figurehead and outgoing (and unpopular) Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback to be the US’s ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom on Wednesday. Christian figures like Rev. Johnnie Moore, who served on the president’s evangelical outreach board during Trump’s campaign, praised Brownback as a “consistent, …

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https://www.christianpost.com/news/mike-pompeo-at-megachurch-dont-hide-your-light-america-should-keep-faith-in-public-square.html Speaking at the Prestonwood Baptist Church in Texas on Sunday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed America’s responsibility to model Christian behavior and to be a light unto the world amid pressure from critics who say faith must be kept out of the public square. Jack Graham, the pastor of the Plano megachurch, introduced …

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While over 200,000 die the right focuses on a political set up and misunderstanding of the new rules.  The White House spox pushes bad Nancy while denying their own fault over the Covid deaths.

https://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/ny-teen-suspended-for-a-year-after-protesting-remote-learning-20200915-qnpksvo3mzayvis7diu6kytw5q-story.html A Long Island student has been suspended for a year after repeatedly defying his school’s remote learning schedule, insisting that classes should always be held in person — even during a pandemic. The 17-year-old was initially suspended for five days last week after attending in person-classes when he was scheduled for remote learning. He continued to …

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