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The test of Nazism that Trump failed

Editor’s note: Timothy Snyder is a professor of history at Yale and the author of “On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century.” He wrote this column for The New York Times this weekend: “No. 1, I am the least … Continue reading

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Trump comments on race open breach with C.E.O.s, military and G.O.P.

“President Trump found himself increasingly isolated in a racial crisis of his own making on Wednesday, abandoned by the nation’s top business executives, contradicted by military leaders and shunned by Republicans outraged by his defense of white nationalist protesters in … Continue reading

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The Union’s typos are a hoot! “Rhode Island, the smallest state in The Union (sic)”

The Union’s typos are a hoot! “Rhode Island — the smallest state in The Union,” … No, it’s the Union. You can’t make this stuff up. Podunk.

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Is America headed for a new kind of Civil War?

“A day after the brawling and racist brutality and deaths in Virginia, Governor Terry McAuliffe asked, ‘How did we get to this place?’” contributing writer Robin Wright writes in The New Yorker. “The more relevant question after Charlottesville—and other deadly … Continue reading

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The Union is begging for editorial board members — Go figure!

In 2014, with much fanfare, The Union launched a new community editorial board. “This new 15-person board has been meeting since August and includes the right, left and middle politically, men and women, young and not as young,” crowed then … Continue reading

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Intel CEO leaves American Manufacturing Council

By Brian Krzanich, Chief Executive Officer Earlier today, I tendered my resignation from the American Manufacturing Council. I resigned to call attention to the serious harm our divided political climate is causing to critical issues, including the serious need to … Continue reading

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Trump lashes out at black CEO who quits council

“One of America’s most prominent black CEOs quit President Trump’s manufacturing council on Monday over Trump’s failure to condemn white supremacists,” as CNN is reporting. “Kenneth Frazier of Merck said in a statement: ‘America’s leaders must honor our fundamental values … Continue reading

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