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What We’re Reading This Weekend: Bass’ Long March, AOC’s Saint Supremacist, Self Censorship … And More

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Biden/Bass

Karen Bass, A Potential Biden VP Pick, Praised Scientology At Church Opening In 2010  — Daily Caller

Karen Bass’s Long March from Communist Fringe to Biden’s VP Shortlist — Breitbart

Cancel Culture

Americans Are Self-Censoring at Record Rates  —Persuasion

AOC Says Saint Who Served Lepers Is Part of ‘White Supremacist Culture’ — Breitbart

 Wall of Moms Collapses, Accused of Anti-Blackness — PJ Media

He Said/She Said

WH Hits Dems for Rejecting Four Offers to Extend Jobless Benefits — Washington Examiner

Biden Slams Republicans for “Political Games” With Economic Aid — NBC News

Election 2020

Trump: New York’s mail-in voting mess should be warning for November — Washington Times

Obama Encourages Senate Democrats to Eliminate Filibuster — Daily Signal

‘Respectable’  China

Dianne Feinstein: China Is ‘Growing Into a Respectable Nation’ — PJ Media

China’s Repression of Religion Gets Worse — Daily Signal

TikTok: For you, it’s fun, but for Trump and lawmakers, it’s a security threat — CNET News

COVID-19

Fauci Testifies Before Congress With News Democrats Don’t Want to Hear — Legal Insurrection

Real Scandal

New Disclosures Confirm: Trump Himself Was the Target of Obama Administration’s Russia Probe — National Review

Misc

Boston Marathon bombing survivors react after convict’s death sentence overturned: ‘He needs to die’ — Fox News

American Citizen Accused of Blasphemy Shot Dead in Pakistani Courtroom — Washington Free Beacon

Supreme Court declines to halt Trump border wall — The Hill

Less than quarter of voters say illegal immigrants should be counted in assigning Congress seats — Just the News

Satire

Teachers Refusing To Go Back In The Fall Launch ‘Every Child Left Behind’ Movement. — Babylon Bee

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