Monday, April 19, 2021
The single greatest threat posed by political radicalization in this country comes from violent right-wing extremism.
NY Times: Why Political Sectarianism Is a Growing Threat to American Democracy - The country is increasingly split into camps that don’t just disagree on policy and politics — they see the other as alien, immoral, a threat. Such political sectarianism is now on the march. By Nate Cohn
...how important it is to live boldly, bravely and openly, to embrace every part of me and celebrate it, to say and write the important things...
Good morning. At 7:00 a.m. ET DOW futures are -89; the market is poised to open significantly lower.
Friday, April 16, 2021
A founding member of the Oath Keepers (Jon Ryan Schaffer) arrested in the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol pleaded guilty Friday and agreed to cooperate against others in the case...
NY Times: Covid-19 Live Updates: White House Details Almost $2 Billion Plan to Track Variants - Public health experts have said the move is desperately needed to help forestall another devastating surge of coronavirus cases in the United States. Paraguay considers switching allegiance from Taiwan to China as it eyes vaccines. New York’s restaurants and attractions are reopening with flair.
As the Capitol was overrun on Jan. 6, armed supporters of President Donald Trump were waiting across the Potomac in Virginia for orders to bring guns into the fray, a prosecutor said Wednesday in federal court.
Good morning. At 7:15 a.m. ET DOW futures are +37; the market is poised to open moderately higher.