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JFK’s Thanksgiving wish: Be ‘humbly grateful’ for what brings us together

Fifty-seven years ago, on Nov. 4, 1963, President John F. Kennedy signed this Thanksgiving proclamation. Little more than two weeks later, on Nov. 22, 1963,...

Bookman: Who is the true radical extremist in Georgia U.S. Senate...

The Republican argument against Senate candidates Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock is that they are “radical extremists.” And if true, that would be a...

Bookman: Georgia senators carry out hit angry mob boss Trump orders...

It was a mob hit, pure and simple.  An angry mob boss, Donald Trump, ordered the hit; two of his henchmen, Kelly Loeffler and David...

Five reminders to help keep you sane through the election’s aftermath

A lot of Americans are apprehensive and fearful right now. They worry that the toxic combination of a deadly and still out-of-control pandemic and...

Bookman: Atlanta’s northern suburbs speeding state’s blue streak trajectory

"There aren't a lot of pundits who would have guessed four years ago that a Democratic candidate for president in 2020 would be campaigning...

Bookman: Of Georgia’s voter surge, Trump’s COVID and health care

Scenes from America, in a nice fall week in October of 2020… More than 125,000 Georgians stood in long, socially distant lines – some for...

Bookman: Loeffler embraces Attila, QAnon as new Republican icons

In a new series of campaign ads hitting the airwaves, U.S. Sen. Kelly Loeffler appeals to Georgia conservatives by depicting herself as “more to...

Bookman: No need to adjust your set if you don’t recognize...

There’s a man on my TV set these days claiming to be U.S. Sen. David Perdue, but I sure don’t recognize him. He’s nothing...

Dink Nesmith: A ‘coal fox’ is in EPA’s ‘henhouse’

Even above the commotion caused by COVID-19, you could hear the EPA’s hooves in the rules-change stampede. The Environmental Protection Agency — despite the...

Bookman: Trump’s bad cop act fans flames of confrontation, vigilantism

Cops will tell you that domestic disputes can be the toughest calls they have to answer. Some do it well; others do not.  A good...
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