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National Guard protects, Congress and Capitol Police snub them anyway

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I still cannot wrap my mind around why people were shocked by the Capitol Riot. We’ve seen this sitcom before. The school bully tells a kid he’s going to fight him at 3 o’ clock. He’s terrorizing this kid in plain sight of authority figures, and they shrug it…



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Shamontiel L. Vaughn

When I'm not writing about news, politics and relationships on "We Need to Talk" or cracking jokes on "Tickled," find me on Substack. Visit Shamontiel.com