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VFW Senior Vice Commander Skip Van Gelder adds a flag to the fire as Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) member Earl Mathews, in the foreground left, prepares to hand him another. Station 302 Member Wallace Wester, US Legion Station 100 Commander Jesse Smallwood, VFW / AL Chaplain David Barrentine and former Station 12046 Station …

Six years ago Eric Adams, then Brooklyn Borough President, was on stage at Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn and thundered his early advice to future graduates. He urged them to “reach for the stars”. “You are lions,” he told them. They should always be like, “I am possible. But, he warned them, while you are …

Bakht was impressed with the ‘deep beliefs of women, that you are going to wear this garment that is going to make you look so different, and subject yourself to so much racism, and so much negativity and violence in the streets, and so much. misunderstanding – but you do it anyway. The book also …

The minute I saw the trailer for Strange west, I knew I was going to have a blast. An immersive supernatural fantasy simulation set in an alternate version of the Wild West frontier immediately caught my eye. It also helped developer, Wolfeye Studios, be made up of the creative minds behind Dishonored, one of my …

Biden’s administrator rejects more claims of executive privilege that former President Trump wants to make on documents sought by the House select committee. The action means the National Archives will turn the documents over to the committee investigating the riot on Capitol Hill on January 6. The Hill quotes a letter written by White House …

Political traffic signs are no longer just election season events. Tory counties are full of signs expressing their support for Trump, despite not holding any office and currently running for nothing. And the sign “In This House” spawned many flattering imitations and absurd parodies. There are versions for neoliberals, YIMBY, conservatives, conspirators, “The Real Housewives …

(JTA) – Senator Ted Cruz said during a Senate hearing with the United States Attorney General that protesters and civilians angry at local public policies have the right to make Nazi salutes in protest. “My God! A parent gave a Nazi salute in a school board because he thought the policies were oppressive,” said Cruz …

Former Punjabi chief minister Amarinder Singh said on Wednesday he would launch his new political party when the electoral commission clears the name and symbol, and said many people in Congress were in contact with him. “I’m a party. But I can’t tell you the name yet. When the Election Commission (EC) approves the name …

Artist Marvin Weeks paints a mural of Ahmaud Arbery, who was shot and killed in Glynn County, Georgia on February 23, 2020.Photo: Michael scott milner (Shutterstock) Last Sunday, hundreds of protesters gathered under a giant mural by Ahmaud Arbery in the coastal town of Brunswick, Georgia, to demand justice ahead of jury selection in the …

Indigenous Peoples Day is gradually replacing Columbus Day, and we as a culture are here for it. In fact, we have been for a while. It is a day of remembrance, a day to honor the ancestors and uplift the original people who traveled this land. It is entirely appropriate – in this time of …