The youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history read “The Hill We Climb,” which she finished after the riot at the Capitol. “I’m not going to in any way gloss over what we’ve seen,” she says.


My message to my fellow Americans and friends around the world following this week’s attack on the Capitol.

Here is his speech in full:


He has said that he doesn’t love the idea. There is no reason not to believe him. Relatively few people love the idea.

What it means to ‘pack’ the Supreme Court? More in WaPo


It has come to my attention that many young progressives are angry at the Democratic party in general — and its choice of Joe Biden in particular — and that they’re considering either voting for a third party or not voting at all.


“In my culture, death is not the end. it’s more of a stepping off point.” — Chadwick Boseman Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Representation matters. RIP in eternal peace Chadwick Boseman 💔. — THE ROOT

“The most objectionable feature of the conservative attitude is its
propensity to reject well-substantiated new knowledge because it dislikes some of the consequences which seem to follow from it — or, to put it bluntly, its obscurantism.”


The oligarch agenda has always been straightforward: lower taxes and eliminate regulation.

Read: “A Republican tax plan built for plutocrats” in the Financial Times

Fifty years of Republicanism has brought us to this.


Can I be 100% blunt here? It won’t.


1.) Voter suppression, 2.) Personal choice, 3.) Obstacles to access, 4.) Lack of rights


41 years ago, on July 15, 1979, President Jimmy Carter went on national television to share with America his diagnosis of a nation in crisis. Donald Trump’s presidency is the crowning of this ongoing crisis. It’s time to recognize Carter’s prophetic wisdom, and apologize for not paying attention.

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