Leonard Pitts Jr

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The Sacramento Bee
Jerry Brown takes a stand on national monuments + Confronting American River Parkwaywe spend too much time obsessing over news nuggets, much of it generated by a n
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
we spend too much time obsessing over news nuggets, much of it generated by a nameless, soul-less, buzz-fed entity. Leonard Pitts Jr.: In response to that pathetic performance in the wake of the tragedy in Charlottesville, when he suggested... Read more
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The Columbian
Pitts: Charlottesville didn’t just spring up out of nowhereLeonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@hera
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Leonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@herald.com. It is important to look beyond the riot. Yes, last week’s violent demonstration by white supremacists in Charlottesville, Va., culminating in the death of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Eclipse + Housing + Water + Caltrainnone is speaking publicly about an outrage that makes millions of Americans fee
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
none is speaking publicly about an outrage that makes millions of Americans feel as though they are living a nightmare. Leonard Pitts Jr.: Charlottesville didn’t spring from nowhere. What you have to remember is that this is said to have been... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Leonard Pitts Jr.: Sadly, America is not 'better than this'BY LEONARD PITTS JR. It has become the go-to cliche for moments like this. We
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
BY LEONARD PITTS JR. It has become the go-to cliche for moments like this. We whisper it when someone breaks the mosque window or scrawls hatred on the synagogue wall. It is our assurance and our hope. "We are better than this," we say. "This is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Doctors protect their own + firefighters union fights cost savings + Trump and Trumkais racist to the core and that we need an honest discussion about race? Well, p
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
is racist to the core and that we need an honest discussion about race? Well, pull up a chair. The conversation has begun. Leonard Pitts Jr.: “We are better than this,” we say. “This is not America.” So it is no surprise to be hearing that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Trump’s failure on Charlottesville; we want to tell you about Austin Ticeat stake; sales tax revenue used to pave roads, hire police and light up City H
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
at stake; sales tax revenue used to pave roads, hire police and light up City Hall is in jeopardy, too. (Thanks, Amazon). Leonard Pitts Jr.: What happened Saturday in Virginia is the bitter and inevitable fruit of our habit of intellectual... Read more
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The Columbian
Pitts: Here’s why I can call him President Dumpster FireLeonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@hera
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
Leonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@herald.com. A few words on trash-talking the president. Said words are occasioned by emails from a large number of readers who have noted an increased propensity toward that... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: With this president, subtlety would be the greater sinsingular existential threat, as I’ve never treated any president — liberal, con
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 days ago
singular existential threat, as I’ve never treated any president — liberal, conservative, Democrat, Republican — before him. Meaning with utter contempt. Leonard Pitts Jr., is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Send email to lpitts@miamiheral... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Leonard Pitts: Trump to American heroes: You're fired!of what the White House was calling "American Heroes Week." Only Donald Trump w
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 21 days ago
of what the White House was calling "American Heroes Week." Only Donald Trump would honor heroes by firing them. Sad! Leonard Pitts Jr., winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Email him at... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: Troubling new front in right-wing war on journalismhoax suggests two things: This might indicate a troubling new front in the righ
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 23 days ago
hoax suggests two things: This might indicate a troubling new front in the right wing’s war on journalism; but also, that we must be doing something right. Leonard Pitts Jr., is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Send email to lpitts@miamiherald.c... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: GOP tackles voting problem that doesn’t existthe party is not serious about ferreting out threats to the integrity of our el
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
the party is not serious about ferreting out threats to the integrity of our elections. It would not have to look far. Leonard Pitts Jr., winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Send email to... Read more
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The Columbian
Pitts: The angry NRA defends the white to bear armsLeonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@hera
The Columbian / Posted 30 days ago
Leonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Reach him at lpitts@herald.com. It began in April. That’s when there appeared on YouTube an NRA recruitment video that raised eyebrows across the political spectrum. Speaking through a jaw... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
So long, Spicey. GOP will try to gut Obamacare, again. Weed is on our minds.and know U.S. history. Great idea. But shouldn’t we start by demanding those th
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
and know U.S. history. Great idea. But shouldn’t we start by demanding those things from native-born U.S. citizens? Leonard Pitts Jr.: The hypocrisy is staggering. Scientific consensus isn’t enough to convince the president and his party to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: NRA ramps up scared and angry rhetoriccrave the approval of people like this? Their scared and angry rhetoric condemn
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
crave the approval of people like this? Their scared and angry rhetoric condemns them. Their cowardly silence does, too. Leonard Pitts Jr., winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Send email to... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
GOP tackles problem that doesn’t existeffect on non-GOP voters – precisely what it is intended to do. Too bad the par
The Sacramento Bee / Posted a month ago
effect on non-GOP voters – precisely what it is intended to do. Too bad the party is not serious about ferreting out threats to the integrity of our elections. It would not have to look far. Leonard Pitts Jr.’s email is lpitts@miamihe... Read more

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