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Trump Loves Kids So Much He's Tear-Gassing Them

Dana Milbank, Washington PostAmericans are shocked by images from Tijuana, Mexico, on Sunday showing U.S. agents firing tear gas at migrant families, forcing barefoot children in diapers to disperse in pain and terror. Source: Real...

Tear Gas Used Once a Month at Border Under Obama

Stephan Dinan, Wash TimesThe same tear-gas agent that the Trump administration is taking heat for deploying against a border mob this weekend is actually used fairly frequently — including more than once a month during...

America Is the Bad Guy Now

Jared Yates Sexton, Globe & MailOn Sunday, U.S. agents shot canisters of tear gas at migrants attempting to cross the southern border from Tijuana, Mexico. Source: Real Clear Politics

Media, Trump Critics Dead Wrong About Caravan

Rich Lowry, New York PostIf the throng was too small to constitute an invasion, it certainly wasn’t a rules-bound group of asylum seekers. Source: Real Clear Politics

The World Is On Fire & Trump Is Playing With Matches

Eugene Robinson, Wash PostClimate change is happening “primarily as a result of human activities” and its damaging impacts — severe droughts, deadly wildfires, monster tropical storms, punishing heat waves — “are already being felt in...

Mississippi Faces Choice Between Hope or Hate

Jesse Jackson, Chicago Sun-TimesNow Mississippi must decide — between the future or the past, between coming together or dividing even more. The special election for the U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday is reportedly a very...

Dems Run Their Playbook on Cindy Hyde-Smith

Wesley Pruden, Washington TimesWhen you’re losing an election and you’re not sure there’s anything you can do about it, the modern Democrats have a sure-fire strategy: Cry “racist!!” (with not one but at least two...