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NRA

NRA executives’ gold-plated lifestyle should make everyone angry

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This first week of August is a landmark for Wayne LaPierre, chief executive officer of the NRA or National Rifle Association.
Trump Inhofe

Inhofe’s anti-democratic enabling of Trump poses danger

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Oklahoma Senator Jim Inhofe saved the day for President Trump with a scheme that put a questionable Pentagon appointee in place without Senate approval.
Donald Trump

Oklahoma doesn’t need rubber stamps for Trump, the aspiring authoritarian

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Oklahomans must take a hard look at the politicians willing to sell what is left of their souls to enable Trump’s plan to retain power.
Stitt gaming

Gov Stitt lost big money betting against the state’s tribal gaming compacts

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Gov. Kevin Stitt lost a sucker bet against tribal gaming compacts in Oklahoma Tuesday, spending $1.5 million in legal fees.
closes schools

Oklahoma’s board of education failed the state’s students

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Four governor-appointed Oklahoma State Board of Education members tanked COVID-19 measures for school this fall by making it all a "recommendation."
police

Lankford, Inhofe refuse to confront Trump’s authoritarian acts in Portland

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Lankford and Inhofe’s lack of insight or public comment on these attacks is not surprising. They do not see the protesters as part of “their America.”

Oklahoma City mask ordinance passes in real-life Parks and Rec episode

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Parks and Rec went off the air in 2015, but its spirit lived on at Friday’s Oklahoma City Council meeting with some comments to Council that were unique.
Governor Kevin Stitt

Stitt’s “personal responsibility” mask policy is pushing us toward the abyss

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Gov. Kevin Stitt is committing gubernatorial malpractice by refusing to mandate masks and it is driving Oklahoma toward the abyss.
police

We have a responsibility to challenge police when they kill

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When police and prosecutors overstep their authority, all citizens have a responsibility to speak up White or Black.
Donald Trump

Trump’s July 3 speech at Mount Rushmore attempts to divide country

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Trump’s rabid demagoguery at his July 3 Mount Rushmore rally painted everyone who does not support him as less than American and less than human.