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TOPLINE President Donald Trump told reporters on Friday that he isn’t even considering a phase two trade deal with China, saying that the relationship between the two countries has been “severely damaged” by the coronavirus pandemic.  The coronavirus pandemic has derailed a phase two agreement, Trump said. Win McNamee/Getty Images KEY FACTS With Sino-American relations […]
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James Baldwin and Beauford Delaney, Paris, circa 1960. Photographer anonymous, photo cropped. Estate of Beauford Delaney As America reckons with its racist history in a way it never has previously, the wisdom of James Baldwin (1924-1987) resurfaces. His novel, “If Beale Street Could Talk,” was adapted into the Academy Award-winning film from 2018. An unfinished […]
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TOPLINE President Trump’s friend and ally Roger Stone was “treated differently” because of his “relationship to the president” by senior law enforcement officials who sought a lighter prison sentence for the embattled Trump associate, prosecutor Aaron Zelinsky testified in front Congress on Tuesday, an allegation that comes as Attorney General Bill Barr faces scrutiny he […]