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President Whose ‘Bone Spurs’ Kept Him Out Of War Finally Gets His Tank-Adorned Celebration
But the "nonpolitical" National Mall event’s tepid turnout is likely to trigger fresh anger from the criticism-sensitive Trump.
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Trump Sticks To The Script As Thousands Gather In The Rain For His Military Display
“Our nation is stronger today than it ever was before,” the president declared as military aircraft flew overhead.
RNC Giving Out Tickets To Trump’s Hijacked Fourth Of July Celebration
What had been a nonpolitical, nonpartisan celebration on the National Mall will now likely be a multimillion-dollar, taxpayer-financed political rally, critics worry.
Trump Requests Military Vehicles For 4th Of July Event
The president has long been fascinated by displays of military might.
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The First National Monument To Survivors Of Sexual Violence Is Now On Display
The Monument Quilt features thousands of stories of gender-based violence and will be featured on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., this weekend.
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Trump's Plan For A 4th Of July Celebration Starring Himself Is Reportedly In The Works
Independence Day festivities in the nation's capital will now likely include a Trump speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, reports The Washington Post.
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Trump Mercilessly Mocked Over 'Salute To America' Announcement
"Deluded DC area man believes he invented 4th of July celebration," one Twitter user wrote.
New York Man Built 200-Pound Bomb To Detonate On Election Day: Feds
Paul Rosenfeld intended the blast on Washington's National Mall to draw attention to "sortition," an ancient political ideology, authorities said.
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The Gingriches Were Very Alarmed About A 45-Foot-Tall Naked Sculpture
The former House Speaker went straight to Ryan Zinke upon learning of an effort to display the statue on the National Mall.
Massive Anti-Gun Rally Bumped From National Mall For Talent Show
The National Park Service says a student group sought permission to use the mall first.
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Trump’s Decision To Keep Parks Open During Shutdown Puts Politics Before Safety
Former Interior Department officials warn the move endangers both visitors and America's priceless resources.
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Thousands March On National Mall To Demand Puerto Rico Disaster Relief
“Puerto Rico, you are not forgotten," Lin-Manuel Miranda told a crowd in front of the Lincoln Memorial.
Hundreds Gather For The March For Black Women In D.C.
“We are marching to say that black women’s lives matter..."
Juggalos Draw Bigger Crowd On The National Mall Than Pro-Trump Rally
Make America Whoop Whoop Again!
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This Labor Day, The Right To Organize Still Protects Dignity In The Workplace
Rep. Bobby Scott
Congressman from Virginia’s 3rd District and Ranking Member of...
For millions of Americans struggling to make ends meet, there is great urgency in reversing the trends that have left them
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Trump Supporters And Juggalos Will Be Marching In DC On The Same Day
But not at the same rally.
4 Black Teens Detained For Selling Water At National Mall Were Treated Like A 'Threat'
A D.C. councilman wrote a letter to the U.S. Park Police chief calling out the glaring racial double standard.
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Another Noose Found Near D.C. Museums, Police Say
The noose was discovered hanging from a lamp post outside the National Gallery of Art.
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Noose Found In African-American History Museum Exhibit In D.C.
"We will not be intimidated."
The Evolution Of Cannabis Culture In Washington D.C.
Matthew J Koehler
Matthew Koehler is a freelance writer and dad who formerly wor...
My experience at a D.C. cannabis rally exposed me to an ideological shift in real time.
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