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Trumps Cite Ohio Valley Experience In Opioid Emergency Plan

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President Donald Trump outlined on Thursday his long-awaited plan to address the opioid crisis as a national public health emergency. Part of that plan was based on experiences in the Ohio Valley region. In an address at the White House Thursday both President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump mentioned efforts in the Ohio Valley region to… Read More

PHOTOS: John Sims’ ‘Confederate Flag: a Public Hanging’

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On Thursday, October 26, artist John Sims performed his piece Confederate Flag: a Public Hanging in the Scripps Amphitheater. The performance featured the hanging of a Confederate flag on 13-foot gallows, symbolic of judgment and reckoning against the Confederate history of white supremacy, contemporary terrorism, and Jim Crow laws. The artist states: “As Confederate flags and… Read More