Category Archives: Washington Post

Trump’s alleged comments about ‘losers’ buried in military cemeteries leaves military leaders off balance

Dan Lamothe, Missy Ryan of the Washington Post – Senior and former military leaders appeared to struggle Friday with how to respond to a report that President Trump disparaged U.S. service members killed in combat as “losers,” as the president … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, military, United States, Washington Post

Trump’s sister bitterly criticizes him in conversations secretly recorded by her niece Mary Trump

Maryanne Trump Barry bitterly criticized her brother, President Donald Trump, saying, “Donald’s out for Donald,” and appeared to confirm her niece Mary Trump’s previous allegations that he had a friend take his SATs to get into college, according to audio excerpts … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Donald Trump, Washington Post

Viral Video Seemed to Show BLM Storming a Church. The Real Story is Much Darker

Anne Helen Petersen of BuzzFeed – “What people need to know is we’re not protesting churches. We’re protesting this church.” The clip that was posted to Twitter — and subsequently viewed over 1.2 million times — purports to show protesters invading a church, … Continue reading

Posted in anger, Controversial, Discrimination, police, Racism, Religion, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, Washington Post

Trump campaign scrambling to revive the president’s imperiled reelection bid

Ashley Parker, Robert Costa & Josh Dawsey of the Washington Post in Opinion Today – President Trump and his campaign team are grappling with how to resuscitate his imperiled reelection effort amid a wave of polling that shows him badly … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Joe Biden, polls, Washington Post

CDC chief says cases may be 10 times higher than reported

Agency expands list of people at risk of severe illness, including pregnant women Lena H. Sun and Joel Achenbach of  the Washington Post – The number of Americans who have been infected with the novel coronavirus is likely 10 times higher than the … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus, government, Washington Post, Women