D DAY – “NORMANDY LANDINGS”


WW II

“THE WAR TO END ALL WARS”

“The Truth About Trump’s “Pocahontas” Slur: The Daily Show”


THE DAILY SHOW

“Trump calls Elizabeth Warren “Pocahontas” during tribute to Navajo WWII veterans”


SALON

“At a White House ceremony honoring Navajo tribe members who used their native language to help the United States during World War II, President Donald Trump couldn’t resist taking a potshot at Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren.

“You were here long before any of us were here,” Trump said, as the wizened veterans stood before him. “Although we have a representative in Congress who they say was here a long time ago. They call her Pocahontas.”

The men seemed not to get Trump’s reference to allegations from Republicans that Warren had claimed to be of Native American descent to qualify for affirmative action policies. His quip did not elicit a response, according to footage of the event.”

THE FIRST THANKSGIVING MEAL


THIS IS COLUMBUS DAY!


“Hate is alive in America — and it’s tearing us apart”


SALON

From the Portland martyrs to racist graffiti on LeBron James’ home, the escalation of racial hatred must be stopped

Lord, send us, sir, another Martin Luther King! Equality and liberty are being rolled back.


Lord, Republicans are oppressing descendants of slaves obstruction their right to vote, etc.
Lord, Republicans are oppressing descendants of slaves, obstructing their right to vote, etc.

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`Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

“The next Standing Rock: Fossil fuel battles loom across North America”


THINK PROGRESS

From Virginia to Vancouver, B.C., communities are getting ready to fight big fossil fuel projects.
From Virginia to Vancouver, B.C., communities are getting ready to fight big fossil fuel projects.

“Monumental victory for Standing Rock protesters”


MSNBC

Lawrence talks to Dave Archambault, Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, and actor and activist Shailene Woodley about the Army Corps of Engineers' decision to block the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Lawrence talks to Dave Archambault, Chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, and actor and activist Shailene Woodley about the Army Corps of Engineers’ decision to block the Dakota Access Pipeline.

“Obama administration blocks Dakota pipeline, angering Trump allies”


POLITICO

“The outgoing Obama Administration delivered one more gift to green groups on Sunday when the Army Corps of Engineers blocked construction of a disputed segment of the Dakota Access Pipeline — but the decision is likely to be reversed when President-elect Donald Trump takes office next month.”  MORE