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The American System

Jul 2021

July 27, 2021

July 28, 2021
Rep. Raskin sets "Fascist traitors" watchword for House select committee on January 6, branding pro-Trump putschist mob in historical context.
Moving and revealing testimony by four police veterans of Trump's lawless day; Officers ask Chairman Thompson to probe people and process that produced the armed insurrection; Capitol Police and DC Metro cops went "to hell and back" at hands of "terrorists", but are now defamed by Republicans; Officer Fanone condemns "indifference" of GOP thugs to predicament of cops as "disgraceful"; 
Justice Department okays testimony by Trump regime figures, making executive privilege stonewall harder;
Trump working overtime to sabotage Biden's bi-partisan infrastructure bill-
Lessons from 1987 Iran-Contra hearings for Democrats today