Tag: charlottesville

Biden launches 2020 campaign with rant on Charlottesville, racism

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Joe Biden launched his presidential campaign early Thursday morning accusing President Donald Trump of embracing racism, citing the Republican incumbent’s much-debated reaction to the 2017 Charlottesville incident and declaring how, at that moment, Biden purportedly “knew the Read More

SEE, I TOLD YOU SO: Stockton declares war on its namesake, a signer of the Declaration of Independence

When they came of the Confederate monuments after Charleston, Save Jerseyans, history nerds like yours truly protested the inevitable slippery slope. If Robert E. Lee needs to go over slavery… what about George Washington? Or Jefferson? Could the calls for Read More

Photo of the Week: Rallying against hate (and conventional spelling) in A.C.

So Councilman Kaleem Shabazz (who I’m told is a relatively cool dude – he’s a Chris Brown booster) held an anti-hate press conference in Atlantic City on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, in the wake of the Charlottesville kerfuffle. Sadly? Not every Read More

POLL: Do you approve of President Trump’s response to Charlottesville?

President Donald Trump returned from Bedminster, New Jersey to Washington, D.C. today to recap the weekend’s events in Charlottesville, Virginia. His Justice Department is opening a civil rights investigation. You can watch him here if you missed it. How’d he do? Read More

Trump attacks Merck after CEO quits president’s board in protest

TRENTON — The head of a New Jersey pharmaceutical giant resigned in protest from a White House advisory board Monday, prompting President Donald Trump to attack the company on Twitter. Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier stepped down from the American Manufacturing Read More