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#DebateSoWhite

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Remember #OscarsSoWhite? I’m now thinking, #DebateSoWhite! The contrast in the demographic makeup of those who made it to Thursday night’s debate stage as opposed to those who stood there only a few short weeks ago was enough to give viewers a near fatal case of whiplash.

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The Fifth 2020 Democratic Presidential Debate: Kamala Harris Showed Up for Black Women.

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Harris won the debate when she fired off these seventeen words: “A criminal is living in the White House,”“Justice is on the ballot,” and “Show up for me.”

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The Fourth 2020 Democratic Presidential Debate—Black Women, and Victims of Police Brutality, Were Ignored Again.

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If the Democrats are to win this election, it will not be by flipping Trump voters; it will be because they gave their own side reasons to leave home or work, go to the polls, possibly fight off attempts to suppress their votes, stand in long lines and vote in droves.

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Two years after Charlottesville, Trump stokes divisions with…

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Trump’s White House is enmeshed in the politics of race exactly two years after the violent marches at Charlottesville. Meanwhile, Trump is fueling conspiracy theories about the death of Jeffrey Epstein. Michelle Bernard, Phil Rucker, and Annie Karni, discuss. VIDEO HERE: Date: August 12, 2019

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The Third 2020 Democratic Presidential Debate — Kamala Harris Won—and Black Women Did Too.

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June 27, 2019 Kamala Harris won—and black women did too. Michelle Bernard is a political analyst, lawyer, author and president and CEO of the Bernard Center for Women, Politics & Public Policy. Fifty years after the election of Shirley Chisholm as the first African-American woman to serve in Congress and to run for president, Kamala […]

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The First 2020 Democratic Presidential Debate—The Dark Horse of the Night was John Delaney.

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The odds are anyone’s guess, but Delaney could prove to be the younger, gaffe-free, liberal, work-yourself-up-from-the-bootstraps, white, male, working-class alternative to Joe Biden.

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Election 2020: Democratic Debate Preview | Pol Watchers’ Key Issues

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June 26, 2018 Jeff D’Alessio With the Illinois primary still another 265 days away, the Democrats’ process of picking a nominee to run against Donald Trump takes center stage tonight with the first of back-to-back two-hour, 10-candidate debates in Miami (8-10 p.m., NBC). For a preview, Editor JEFF D’ALESSIO asked political junkies on both sides […]

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Did Donald Trump Jr. Violate Federal Law through Russian Lawyer Meeting?

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Michelle Bernard joins MSNBC’s “AM Joy” to discuss the legal questions surrounding Donald Trump, Jr’s meeting with a Russian lawyer promising opposition research. VIDEO HERE: Air Date:  July 16, 2017

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Trump LawyerJay Sekulow: Distancing President Trump from Don Jr.?

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Donald Trump’s lawyer Jay Sekulow defended the president vigorously on Sunday after revelations of Donald Trump, Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer sparked controversy.  Michelle Bernard joins “AM Joy” to discuss. VIDEO HERE: Air Date:  July 16, 2017

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