Author: Terry Schwadron

Terry H. Schwadron retired as a senior editor at The New York Times, Deputy Managing Editor at The Los Angeles Times and leadership jobs at The Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin. He was part of a Pulitzer Gold Medal team in Los Angeles, and his team part of several Pulitzers in New York. As an editor, Terry created new approaches in newsrooms, built technological tools and digital media. He pursued efforts to recruit and train minority journalists and in scholarship programs. A resident of Harlem, he volunteers in community storytelling, arts in education programs, tutoring and is an active freelance trombone player.

Ohio Senate Candidate J.D. Vance Says Politicians Who Don’t Have Children Shouldn’t Hold Office Unless we are pursuing politics for a living, we generally try to avoid spending actual time outside of elections thinking about individual candidates. That is, we ignore them unless they do and say things that are just so nuts that we question whether we live on the same planet. Enter venture capitalist, author and Ohio Republican Senate candidate J.D. Vance, the  emergent conservative in next year’s race who has landed on a core issue. Democrats have “become controlled by people who don’t have children,” he says.…

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And Most Republicans Still Can’t Handle the Truth The formal Jan. 6 investigation by Congress kicked off Tuesday and was, of course, made almost secondary by fighting over who’s doing the investigating. The first hearing of the new, select, 13-member House committee heard from four police officers who made clear that: The Jan. 6 attacks were by Donald Trump supporters, not random leftist posers It was dangerous, not a gathering of “love,” as Trump himself has described It was out of control for hours We heard ad nauseum from Trump’s side that Speaker Nancy Pelosi is a rotten person because…

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