Leonard Pitts Jr

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The Sacramento Bee
Yes, I am comparing Trump to Hitlerchart where we should – and should not – be going. You can’t blame people who d
Yes, I am comparing Trump to Hitler
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
chart where we should – and should not – be going. You can’t blame people who didn’t realize what Hitler was. They had never seen anything like him before. You and I, however, have no such excuse. Contact Leonard Pitts Jr. at lpitts@miamiherald.c... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: Few sex assault perpetrators go to prisonmakes possible a Brock Turner – and an Aaron Persky. Because, either way you lo
Pitts: Few sex assault perpetrators go to prison
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
makes possible a Brock Turner – and an Aaron Persky. Because, either way you look at it, the value of six is small – too small for safety, too small for solace. And way too small for justice. Leonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for The Miami H... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Hatred, rhetoric and the violence they spawn: Leonard Pitts Jr.By Leonard Pitts Jr. I am supposed to be writing about a shooting in Orlando,
Hatred, rhetoric and the violence they spawn: Leonard Pitts Jr.
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
By Leonard Pitts Jr. I am supposed to be writing about a shooting in Orlando, but my thoughts keep circling back to a funeral in Louisville. About the shooting, you have doubtless already heard your fill of grisly details. Suffice it to say that in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pitts: Hatred, rhetoric and the violence they spawnin order to pay tribute to a man they all somehow recognized as one of their ow
Pitts: Hatred, rhetoric and the violence they spawn
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
in order to pay tribute to a man they all somehow recognized as one of their own. It offered shining proof of what human beings can be. Then came Sunday, and an awful reminder of what we too often are. Leonard Pitts Jr. is a Miami Herald column... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Fix the culture that makes Brock Turner possible: Leonard Pitts Jr.By Leonard Pitts Jr. This is a column about the value of six. Actually, it's
Fix the culture that makes Brock Turner possible: Leonard Pitts Jr.
OregonLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
By Leonard Pitts Jr. This is a column about the value of six. Actually, it's about three individual sixes and their respective values. The first six came after a 23-year-old woman - her name has never been revealed - spoke in court to address the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pitts: Trump miscalculation will hurt Ryanright in front of you and understand it for what it is. Von Papen did not. He s
Pitts: Trump miscalculation will hurt Ryan
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
right in front of you and understand it for what it is. Von Papen did not. He saw only a noisy buffoon he thought he could control. Ryan should take note. Because, as it turned out, von Papen was wrong. Leonard Pitts Jr. is a Miami Herald columni... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: Lawmakers' 'help' not needed on transgender issuesevent you ever encounter that penis you fear, I am confident you and its owner
Pitts: Lawmakers' 'help' not needed on transgender issues
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 18 days ago
event you ever encounter that penis you fear, I am confident you and its owner will work something out. And I’ll bet you won’t need any lawmaker’s help. Leonard Pitts, Jr., is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Send email to lpitts@miamiheral... Read more
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OregonLive.com
A reader's transgender locker-room scenario isn't worth the worry: Leonard Pitts Jr.By Leonard Pitts Jr. Dear Roz: OK, I think I have an answer for you. But I mu
A reader's transgender locker-room scenario isn't worth the worry: Leonard Pitts Jr.
OregonLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
By Leonard Pitts Jr. Dear Roz: OK, I think I have an answer for you. But I must say, your email, which I highlighted in this space a few weeks back, had me stumped for awhile. That's why I asked readers to weigh in on the question you... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pitts: Transgender locker-rrom concerns aren't worth the worryguidance. So, Roz, in the unlikely event you ever encounter that penis you fea
Pitts: Transgender locker-rrom concerns aren't worth the worry
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
guidance. So, Roz, in the unlikely event you ever encounter that penis you fear, I am confident you and its owner will work something out. And I'll bet you won't need any lawmaker's help to do it. Leonard Pitts Jr. is a Miami Herald c... Read more
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OregonLive.com
'Roots' kindles within us the courage to confront the history that made us: Leonard Pitts Jr.By Leonard Pitts Jr. Everything was different, the day after. If you are a ch
'Roots' kindles within us the courage to confront the history that made us: Leonard Pitts Jr.
OregonLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
By Leonard Pitts Jr. Everything was different, the day after. If you are a child of the millennium, if you've never known a world without 500 networks, it may be difficult for you to get this. You might find it hard to appreciate how it was when... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Pragmatism don't know Bernie Sanders: Leonard PittsBy Leonard Pitts, Jr. "You can't always get what you want." - The Rolling Ston
Pragmatism don't know Bernie Sanders: Leonard Pitts
OregonLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
By Leonard Pitts, Jr. "You can't always get what you want." - The Rolling Stones A few words in defense of pragmatism. That ideal has taken quite a beating lately, mostly at the hands of Bernie Sanders and his supporters. The Vermont senator faces... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Column should be required readingin Opinion I thank The Dispatch for publishing the May 15 op-ed “US did what i
Column should be required reading
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 29 days ago
in Opinion I thank The Dispatch for publishing the May 15 op-ed “US did what it had to against a ruthless enemy,” by Leonard Pitts Jr. He wrote many things that readers should be reminded of on a regular basis about why the United States... Read more
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The Mercury News
Pitts: Bernie Sanders and pragmatismAnd no, that's not an inspiring battle cry. But a reality show buffoon unburde
Pitts: Bernie Sanders and pragmatism
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
And no, that's not an inspiring battle cry. But a reality show buffoon unburdened by knowledge, decency or dignity is closing in on the White House. We should probably take a little inspiration from that. Leonard Pitts Jr. is Miami Herald columni... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Pitts: We'll all pay the price for Zimmerman's gun auctionis thereby — again — debased, and the nation, shamed. So when this thing is sol
Pitts: We'll all pay the price for Zimmerman's gun auction
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 1 months ago
is thereby — again — debased, and the nation, shamed. So when this thing is sold it really won’t matter who writes the check. We all will pay the price. Leonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Send email to lpitts@miamihera... Read more
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OregonLive.com
George Zimmerman takes a victory lap on dead boy's grave: Leonard Pitts Jr.By Leonard Pitts Jr. It was not enough just to kill Sam Hose. No, they had to
George Zimmerman takes a victory lap on dead boy's grave: Leonard Pitts Jr.
OregonLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
By Leonard Pitts Jr. It was not enough just to kill Sam Hose. No, they had to make souvenirs out of him. Hose was an African-American man lynched by a mob of some 2,000 white women and men in 1899 near the town of Newman, Ga. They did all the usual... Read more
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