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OPPPOSING HATE

In Charlottesville, the Local Jewish Community Presses On: Alan Zimmerman,  president of Congregation Beth Israel in Charlottesville, VA.

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"NOTHING EMBARRASSING"

The agonizing, 8-page memo on how to chauffeur a congressman: John Bresnahan and Rachel Bade, POLITICO.

Today's Poll Question

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

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WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR

Barcelona terrorist attack: Spain’s second-largest city is the latest European target: Alex Ward, Vox.

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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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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.