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Everyone got a pleasant jolt this week with the sudden announcement that Harper Lee, the most celebrated one-hit wonder in the annals of American literature, was to publish a sequel to her immortal Pulitzer Prize-winner (and staple of middle-school classrooms), To Kill A MockingbirdTake some time between now and the July release of Go Set A Watchmen to reacquaint yourself with Atticus, Scout, Jem, and the “tired old town” of Maycomb, Alabama.

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WFormer President Trump, right, and former Attorney General William Barr

Reprinted with permission from Press Run

Stunning new abuse-of-power revelations remind us of the Trump administration's complete disregard for democratic principles. We now know that over a span of years it took extraordinary legal measures, including gag orders and secret tribunals, in pursuit of email records from reporters at CNN and the Washington Post. Team Trump also unleashed the courts on Democratic members of Congress and their families trying to obtain private phone records, as well as secretly targeting a key White House attorney, who possibly fell under suspicion for not being sufficiently loyal to Trump.

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