Category Archives: U.S. politics

Columbus’ statue has Brooklyn divided

My coverage of a city hearing in Brooklyn on statues thought by some to no longer represent New York City’s values: https://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/40/48/all-brooklyn-statues-hearing-2017-12-01-bk.html Advertisements

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Veteran returns to Vietnam to find remains of friend

In 1969, Michael Cunningham saw his friend and fellow soldier Jerry Auxier die when enemy soldiers detonated a bomb as a helicopter was landing in southern Vietnam. But his unit couldn’t find Auxier’s body, and left the area. 49 years … Continue reading

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Charlottesville solidarity vigils come to Cape Cod

My coverage of vigils in solidarity with Charlottesville on Cape Cod, following deadly clashes after the Unite The Right rally Saturday: http://www.capecodtimes.com/news/20170814/provincetown-vigil-offers-support-for-charlottesville

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Lee Brice loves music, his fans, and the troops

Lee Brice met with around 50 Gold Star families before his show on Cape Cod, including the man who inspired “I Drive Your Truck.” Read my review of the musicianship and patriotism at his concert: http://www.capecodtimes.com/entertainment/20170806/brices-high-energy-act-proves-crowd-pleaser

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Proud Boys, Antifa and MILO: rallies in the age of Trump

WASHINGTON – A sea of red Make America Great Again gathered on the National Mall to see President Donald Trump sworn into the office as the 45th president of the United States. January 20, 2017. WASHINGTON – Counter protesters began … Continue reading

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A town hall with Senator Warren

Town halls in the U.S. are known for angry constituents airing their grievances at politicians. But aside from a few activists for Republican Geoff Diehl’s Senate campaign outside, Senator Elizabeth Warren’s town hall on Cape Cod Sunday was entirely full … Continue reading

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Chatting with Barney Frank on campaigns

My interview with former Democratic congressman Barney Frank on the financial struggles of running for office. He showed up to a fundraiser on Cape Cod to help a former state senate candidate retire her campaign debt over the weekend: http://www.capecodtimes.com/news/20170424/barney-frank-politics-not-just-for-wealthyContinue reading

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