Mayor Pete’s South Carolina Problem

Pete Buttigieg is on the move in the Democratic primary. On Monday, a Quinnipiac poll showed the South Bend, Ind., mayor in contention in New Hampshire, where Biden leads at 20 percent, just a few points ahead of Warren (16 percent), Buttigieg (15 percent), and Sanders (14 percent). On Tuesday, a Monmouth survey showed Buttigieg…

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Stanford Students: Ben Shapiro Speaking on Campus Puts People ‘At Risk’

A  group of Stanford University students claimed that having conservative commentator Ben Shapiro on campus to give a speech would put people “at risk.” The group — which calls itself the Coalition of Concerned Students — made the claim on a flyer advertising a “silent rally” to protest Shapiro’s Stanford College Republicans–sponsored speech, which took place…

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Hate-Crime Violence Hits 16-Year High, FBI Reports

Personal attacks motivated by bias or prejudice reached a 16-year high in 2018, the FBI said Tuesday, with a significant upswing in violence against Latinos outpacing a drop in assaults targeting Muslims and Arab Americans. Overall, the number of hate crimes of all kinds reported in the United States remained fairly flat last year after…

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