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GENERALLY SPEAKING

Trump’s lack of discipline leaves new chief of staff frustrated and dismayed: Ashley Parker and Robert Costa, The Washington Post.

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Must every statute of a Founding Father with any tie to slavery be removed?

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STRIKING A CHORD

Will Pittsburgh’s Stephen Foster statue be the next racist symbol to go? Colin Deppen, The Incline.

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MAKING HISTORY

Obama’s Charlottesville tweet is most liked in Twitter history: Hunter Schwarz, CNN.

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FACT CHECK

 ‘Whatabout’ Those Other Historical Figures? Trump’s Question Answered: Steve Inskeep, NPR.

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WHAT'S NEXT?

Is America Headed for a New Kind of Civil War? Robin Wright, The New Yorker.

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P WORD IS POPULAR

In a meeting with sailors, Mattis lauds their service and vulgarly criticizes people ‘sitting on the sidelines’ = Dan Lamothe, The Washington Post.

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MEET KEN FRAZIER

Merck CEO Ken Frazier: The Strongest Man in the World: Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Fortune.

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DATELINE PHILADELPHIA

Take down Rizzo statue? Fine, but don’t stop there: Stu Bykofsky, The Philadelphia Inquirer.

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"I WAS WRONG ABOUT THE ALT-RIGHT"

While it’s important to protect the rights of those we disagree with, that protection does not encompass brazen terrorism: Brendan Novak, The Cavalier Daily.

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@YesYoureRacist

‘I Refuse to Let Them Win’ Meet the Activist Exposing Charlottesville White Supremacists on Twitter: Melissa Chan, TIME.