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On Wednesday, William Barr, the attorney general, appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Hours earlier, The Washington Post had reported that Robert Mueller, the special counsel, had sent Barr a letter in late March suggesting that Barr had misrepresented Mueller’s Russia report in his initial public summary of it. Facing the Senate, Barr was asked for an explanation. “The letter’s a bit snitty,” he replied, suggesting an underling had written it.

May is National Stroke Awareness Month, and it is very significant to me, because I am a stroke survivor. As a stroke survivor, I consider myself to be a miracle. One of my goals in life is to educate Americans (particularly Black Men), that 80% of strokes can be prevented with knowledge and education. Strokes have the potential to be a silent killer, and nearly 85% of all strokes that occur show no warning signs.

The Mueller report is finally out, and there are numerous links between the Trump campaign and people connected to the Russian government. After the special’s 23 month investigation which produced 2,300 subpoenas, and 500 search warrants, that lead to indictments against 34 people, Trump is calling the report, “President Harassment.”

On Mar. 13, 1979, Maurice Bishop led his New Jewel Movement (NJM) in the overthrow of the Sir Eric Gairy government in Grenada.

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