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The Dzhokhar Tsarnaev trial continues this week, opening a new chapter in the story that began on an April afternoon in 2013, when two homemade bombs exploded on the last leg of the Boston Marathon. Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justiceby Boston Globe reporters Scott Helman and Jenna Russell, provides a thrilling account of the investigation and manhunt that followed, and paints an indelible portrait of the fortitude of a great American city.

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Attorney General Ashley Moody, left, and Gov. Ron DeSantis, center

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

When Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) filed his lawsuit in hopes of overturning the 2020 presidential election, appellate attorneys in Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody's office reportedly wasted no time mocking the frivolous legal effort.

According to The Tampa Bay Times, multiple lawyers had critical reactions to the lawsuit as they believed it likely would not go far. The publication reports that one lawyer described it as "bats--t insane" while another lawyer simply said it was "weird."

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Marjorie Taylor Greene

Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Many MAGA Republicans have been claiming that the January 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol Building wasn't an insurrection. But when far-right Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia appeared on Real America's Voice this week, she seemingly admitted that the January 6 rioters were insurrectionists.

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