06/04/2020 09:08

Boston Tea Party was justified... this isn't

 
 
Jun 04, 2020
 

Good morning from Washington, where the issue of police brutality has chased social distancing from the headlines. But how about those states that reopened earliest after COVID-19 shutdowns? Fred Lucas has intriguing facts. On the podcast, a former Cincinnati mayor talks about restoring order to our cities. Plus: the Boston Tea Party is no excuse for violence in the streets; a late-breaking election mess in Pennsylvania; and Rush Limbaugh’s dialogue on the George Floyd case. On this date in 1989, Chinese troops storm Tiananmen Square in central Beijing, killing or arresting thousands of pro-democracy demonstrators.

 
 
 
NEWS
These States Reopened a Month Ago. Here’s What Happened.
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By Fred Lucas

In 47 states, hospitalization for COVID-19 either has been flat or has decreased, says Dr. Lee Gross, president of Docs 4 Patient Care, a health care advocacy group.
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ANALYSIS
A Former Cincinnati Mayor on Quieting the Riots Across America
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By Virginia Allen

“You had those who saw it as an opportunity to disrupt and destroy and divide. At a moment when we should have been turning to one another, these forces had us turning on one another, because what they want is a disruption of civil society so that they can advance their agenda,” says Ken Blackwell.
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COMMENTARY
Stop Using the Boston Tea Party to Justify Violence in Modern America
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By Jarrett Stepman

“Property destruction for social change is as American as the Boston Tea Party,” wrote one journalism professor.
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06/10/2020 08:32

Letter to Gov. Northam

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06/04/2020 08:19

Joe Biden and your guns....

Fact Checking Joe Biden On Guns In an interview with Wired, Joe Biden, the Democratic Party's presumptive nominee for president, was asked for his "stance on gun control." Biden summed up what he'd like to do with your Second Amendment rights this way... Read...

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Essex County Government Links

Essex County Local Gov't Contact List Web Page https://www.essex-virginia.org/county_government   Town of Tappahannock Web Page www.tappahannock-va.gov/    

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New Kent Tea Party newkentteaparty.org/index.html Richmond Tea Party www.richmondteaparty.com/ Montross Tea Party www.montrossteaparty.org/ Tea Party Patriots www.teapartypatriots.org  Middlesex Tea...

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Looters burn and pillage through America as Democrat politicians refrained from condemning them, actor James Woods summed up the Democrats’ hypocrisy in one tweet, writing, “Democrats were literally arresting Americans for opening their businesses, but now are silent as protesters burn them down. You were fined for worshipping in your church, but now cheered for marching in screaming crowds.”


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