National Review loses GOP debate sponsorship over anti-Trump issue

The Republican National Committee has ended a debate partnership with National Review after the venerable conservative magazine devoted its new issue to a “symposium” of reasons why voters should reject Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. “We expected this was coming,” the magazine’s publisher Jack Fowler wrote in a blog post late Thursday night, just 90 minutes after the symposium went live. […]

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Rich & poor, black & white: Many in US unified in anger at Eric Garner case

Athletes and celebrities, med students and congressional staffers react to Garner case A spate of controversial police slayings of unarmed black men served as protest catalyst Garner’s chokehold death at hands of police resonates with whites and nonwhites alike (CNN) — Michael Jordan once summed up his social and political activism in four simple words: “Republicans buy sneakers, too.” In […]

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