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Day: June 2, 2020

The News Current Events and Continuing Education for June 1, 2020

“Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.” -James Madison Please Start Here     (Get the pledge text here.) Features in this edition: (Click on the underlined text to jump to each feature. To return, use your browser’s “back” button or the provided “Return to Contents” links. Please keep in mind that many more items of interest are to be found between featured articles, so your most profitable course is to scroll through the whole… Read more The News Current Events and Continuing Education for June 1, 2020

Trump threatens to deploy military if states don’t crack down on protests

Trump Calls Governors Weak, Urging Them To ‘Dominate’ To Quell Violence Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email June 1, 2020 1:58 PM ET ALANA WISE Twitter President Trump arrives Saturday at the White House. Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg via Getty Images Updated at 5:45 p.m. ET President Trump on Monday called governors weak and urged them to “dominate” to prevent further violent demonstrations following the death of George Floyd, a black man in Minneapolis who died after a white police officer kneeled on his neck. Trump’s comments came during a contentious phone call with… Read more Trump threatens to deploy military if states don’t crack down on protests