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Joe Biden: woke, joke, or both?

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An Antidote to Leftist History Textbooks

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A Green New Deal Smackdown Omnibus

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Elijah Cummings won’t let witness have lawyer

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The ideologue who wrote the textbook calling Trump and his supporters “racists”

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It is a commonplace of Illinois politics that each new governor has a prison cell fitted out for him along with his election certification. And sure as the swallows return to Capistrano, Illinois’s new Democratic Governor Jay Pritzker is under investigation for tax evasion. But this story is important for more than just illustrating the usual Illinois chronic political corruption. Pritzker comes from one of the wealthiest families in America, AicciAizzi Women Wedge Heel Long Boots Platform
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