Jerry Falwell Jr. Doesn’t Know When To Quit…


Date: August 27, 2020

01) Jerry Falwell Jr. Doesn’t Know When To Quit


“It’s over for Jerry Falwell Jr., but he doesn’t know that.

Embattled evangelical leader Jerry Falwell Jr. agreed to resign as Liberty University’s president Monday but withdrew his resignation when media reports about the decision emerged, the university said in a statement Monday night.

The Christian school founded by Falwell Jr.’s late father was in discussions with him about his resignation earlier Monday, a school spokesman told CNN. The conversations around his fate come after a series of recent public controversies about his behavior, including an affair a Miami man said he had with Falwell Jr.’s wife that went on for eight years. In a statement to CNN, Falwell Jr. acknowledged the affair.

Citation:
https://www.cnn.com/2020/08/24/us/jerry-falwell-jr-resigns-liberty-university/index.html

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America’s Preexisting Condition Is Killing Your Neighbors…


Date: August 27, 2020

01) America’s Preexisting Condition Is Killing Your Neighbors


“America is sick, you see it happen when Jacob Blake is shot by police as he walks away, but did you see it happening in his hospital bed?

Racism is killing Black Americans seeking medical attention, Thom Hartmann exposes America’s medical racism.

Black people are more likely to die from COVID-19 but did you know that almost every other major illness kills Black Americans more than white Americans?

A new report from Propublica highlights this sickening problem…

Do you have the cure?”

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Protests Erupt After Police Shoot Jacob Blake…


Date: August 27, 2020

01) Protests Erupt After Police Shoot Jacob Blake


“When will we see justice?

Protesters and police clashed again Monday night in Kenosha in the wake of an officer shooting a Black man, and authorities remained tight-lipped even as national attention focused on the city just north of the Wisconsin border.

Kenosha residents woke up Monday morning to burned-out cars, broken glass and damaged buildings following clashes Sunday with police that were touched off by the shooting of 29-year-old Jacob Blake. Video appeared to show an officer firing several shots as Blake was facing away from the cop. Blake was hospitalized in serious condition.

Citation:
https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/breaking/ct-kenosha-police-shooting-20200824-ikm2vfvi3ndlxfmwplwstogqjm-story.html

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Trump Invites ‘Ken and Karen’ To Speak At RNC…


Date: August 27, 2020

01) Trump Invites ‘Ken and Karen’ To Speak At RNC


“The McCloskeys dubbed ‘Ken and Karen’, who pointed guns at peaceful St. Louis protesters, speak at the RNC.

Mark and Patricia McCloskey get to speak at the Republican National Convention on Monday because they waved guns at Black Lives Matter protesters.

The St. Louis couple rose to national notoriety in late June when they were captured in viral videos and photos outside their mansion in a gated community pointing a rifle and handgun at peaceful protesters. Since then, they have turned into a Rorschach test for where people stand on the Black Lives Matter movement and gun rights in America.

Citation:
https://www.vox.com/2020-presidential-election/2020/8/24/21398970/mark-patricia-mccloskey-republican-convention-guns-black-lives-matter

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