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What's Behind Democrats' Win In Virginia

Nov 9, 2019

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Virginia was a big win for Democrats in this week's elections. Both chambers of the General Assembly flipped to Democratic control. The governor of Virginia is also a Democrat, so that's a trifecta not seen in Virginia for a generation.

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Pete Buttigieg On Identity

Nov 9, 2019

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The Berlin Wall stood for 28 years. Today, Nov. 9, marks the 30th anniversary of when it began to come down.

It may be hard to imagine, a generation later, what a momentous event that was and why the sight of ordinary citizens, chipping away by hand and hammer at that edifice of cruelty, lifted so many hopes around the world.

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