Category Archives: Shutdown

America in Crisis

Oliver Darcy and Brian Stelter of CNN – What do you write on a day like this? How can the day be neatly summed up in a string of sentences and paragraphs? How can the pain, agony, frustration and fear … Continue reading

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CNN’s Jake Tapper: President Trump’s firing of inspectors general creates ‘a world where watchdogs are replaced with lapdogs’

Jake Tapper, CNN Anchor and Chief Washington Correspondent – To end Sunday’s “State of the Union” on CNN, anchor Jake Tapper took a few moments to address President Donald Trump’s firings of inspectors general. Below is a full transcript of … Continue reading

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The forgotten story of … how Spanish flu tore apart the 1919 Stanley Cup final

Joan Niesen of Ther Guardian – Just over 100 years ago, the world was in the midst of a pandemic. And just like now it caused havoc in the world of sports. Continue…

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We’re All To Blame For The Shutdown

By Oliver Roeder of FiveThirtyEight – At its strategic core, the partial government shutdown is a breakdown of bargaining: two sides, no solution in sight. President Trump and congressional Democrats are engaged in the latest battle of a game that … Continue reading

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