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  • Why are masks political?

    Hello, everyone! Welcome to the new edition of Insider Today. Please sign up here. QUOTE OF THE DAY "The film represents enslaved Black people in accordance with longstanding stereotypes, as servants, notable for their devotion to their white masters or for their ineptitude. And the film's treatment of this world through a lens of nostalgia denies the horrors of slavery as well as its legacies of racial inequality." — Film scholar Jacqueline Stewart's new introduction to Gone with the Wind,...

    Business Insider
  • Why Generals Should Not Be So Political

    Giselle Donnelly Politics, Americas Bad for the chain of command and cilivian-military relations. Key Point: The Constitution exists for a reason. Generals can have opinions, but they also are subordinate to the chain of command. Interviewed by CNN host Jake Tapper over the weekend, retired Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Colin Powell was asked whether he agreed with the denunciations of President Trump issued by James Mattis and John Allen, both retired Marine four-star generals and,...

    The National Interest
  • What a Week for Women in Politics!

    It’s only Wednesday, but it’s already been a banner week for Republican women, especially those who love QAnon, guns, and hitting Black Lives Matter activists with their cars! Read more

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