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What We’re Reading Today: The New Impeachment, Replacing Ginsburg, Back In Portland … And More

Willi Heidelbach

Some headlines that caught our eye.

Today’s Democrats

The left believes Trump supporters deserve to die — The Liberty Loft

University Suspends Professor For Viral Video Wishing Trump Supporters Would ‘Die Before The Election’— Daily Caller

AOC Rallies The Left: ‘Let This Moment Radicalize You’ — HotAir

Pelosi Doesn’t Rule Out Using Impeachment to Block Trump’s SCOTUS Nomination — PJ Media

Riot News

New look at police stats shows the spread of violent crime across Minneapolis this summer — Minneapolis Star Tribune

Federal, local police respond to overnight Portland protest Friday, 1st demonstration in days — The Oregonian

Pelosi’s shift on prosecuting rioters only took ‘10,000 arrests, $2 billion in property damage and a couple of cops fighting for their lives’ — Fox News

Economics

Be Serious, You Don’t Solve Lockdowns With More Central Planning — John Tamny, RealClearMarkets

Elon Musk Torches Robert Reich Tony Stark-Style Over ‘Modern Day Robber Baron’ Claim — Jon Miltimore, Foundation for Economic Education

Explaining US income inequality by household demographics, 2019 update — Mark J. Perry, Carpe Diem

Misc

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, And Her Replacement — Manhattan Contrarian

California’s energy scorecard fails on the world stage — Ronald Stein, CFACT

Will the Lockdowns Outlast the Coronavirus? — The New American

Pennsylvania Lockdown Lawsuit Victory May Cure a Plague of Pandemic Restrictions — Reason

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