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Amaryllis's Journal
Amaryllis's Journal
July 12, 2024

Seth Abramson: Media lied to voters about Biden's debate performance. The lie--described here in full--is unforgivable.


"We Now Know What Really Happened in Atlanta"
Media lied to voters about the cause of President Biden’s subpar debate performance. The lie—described here in full—is unforgivable, and was intended to chill discussion of Trump’s cognitive decline.
Seth Abramson
Jul 10, 2024

This is long but well worth the read; explains all the media piling on Joe. Many of us have felt that this is orchestrated and much more going on than meets the eye. Abramson tells what the "much more" is—well sourced.

July 11, 2024

"He's Up For This" - Gov. Whitmer On President Biden's Ability To Serve A Second Term (Colbert)

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer tells Stephen that President Biden had a lousy debate but is still more than capable of carrying out his duties for four more years.

Part 2:

Why Gov. Whitmer Wants To Meet The Trump Supporters Who Plotted To Take Her Life
July 11, 2024

Chris Matthews: Biden is not quitting; he is not built to quit - Excellent - Chris on Morning Joe to discuss why Joe not

Chris Matthews joins Morning Joe to discuss the calls for Biden to bow out of the 2024 race and why he says Biden isn't built to quit.
July 10, 2024

Lawrence's discussion with Admiral John Kirby just now was fantastic. An affirmation that Joe is completely competent

in every respect, including 2 AM wake-ups to deal with emergency national security issues. Kirby said he's repeatedly seen this demonstrated in the 2 and a half years he's been working with Biden as White House National Security Communications Advisor. He had nothing but praise for Joe's abilities to deal with difficult situations and his knowledge and understanding of world leaders and other countries. I hope someone can post a link. It just ended so I can't access a link yet.

May 7, 2024

A Palestinian and an Israeli, face to face. Both expereinced immeasurable tragedy and choose to work for peace.

How can Israelis and Palestinians achieve peace? Palestinian peacemaker Aziz Abu Sarah and Israeli peacemaker Maoz Inon discuss the immeasurable tragedies they've experienced growing up in the region — and how they choose reconciliation over revenge, again and again. With a fierce belief in a better future, they talk about conflict, safety, finding shared values and how they're building a coalition of Israeli and Palestinian citizens who are intent on creating a path to hope and peace.

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