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DCReport — New Family Member

We are pleased to introduce you to DCReport, Cultural Daily’s new sibling publication. DCReport was founded six years ago by Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist David Cay Johnston and editor and reporter David Crook as a non-profit public service, to provide a voice for fact-based journalism and opinion about our government. Since then, DCReport has carved …

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Shakespeare on Despots, Power, and Finally… Transition

The timeless words of Shakespeare might have some application to our deposed demagogue. “That every stride he makes upon my land is dangerous treason.” — King Lear “Farewell the neighing steed and the shrill trump.” — Othello “Think not on him till tomorrow. I’ll devise thee brave punishments for him. Strike up, pipers!” — Much …

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Electoral College Reform- America’s Red, White, & “Varsity Blues”

A closer look at electoral college reform, the future of democracy, and the college scandal that affects us all The 2020 election places America at an historic crossroad in our nation’s identity; we must choose between an idealized past and a future born from a culmination of battles fought and won to bring equal measure …

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#DANCEFORAOC!

Now entering its 4thyear, Dare to Dance in Public Film Festival (D2D) is also the home of a new initiative: #DANCEFORAOC! The voice of a new generation, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez (AOC) is up for re-election and faces challengers on both sides of the aisle. D2D just launched #DANCEFORAOC – MOVEMENT CREATES MOVEMENT— a social media dance campaign to raise awareness for ALEXANDRIA OCASIO-CORTEZ’ upcoming bid for …

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Talking Poetry: Nsah Mala, An African Poet-Patriot

CONSTIMOCRAZY is a story of Africa weaved by an African poet-patriot, a slinger wielding the spear, his pen, against treachery perpetrated by history and its cruelty. The same pen wielder rebukes Africa for frying its own beauty, dignity and morality in copper-roasting furnaces of disgrace and despotism. The African poet-patriot traverses with us around, from …

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Game of Thrones, Washington Edition: What to look for in the coming episode

Storm clouds are gathering. Climate change is coming. Icebergs (if not icewalls) are melting. It’s Game of Thrones, D.C. edition. The embattled House Democrats, having been reanimated in January by Melisandre Pelosi, have hunkered down in the Capitol to marshal forces and ponder their next counterattack against the realm’s archenemy. They have fortified their arsenal …

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