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Opinion: The deep meaning of this year's Hanukkah

Like millions of other Americans, I am bewildered and frustrated by the inequities and abuses of freedom that have defined our current moment. Our collective brokenness, exemplified by the acquittal (and by some, celebration) of Kyle Rittenhouse and the racism on display in the trial of the men convicted of killing Ahmaud Arbery, casts a darkness that at times has nearly overwhelmed me. Lately, when that happens, I look to my Hanukkah menorah standing on my bookshelf, awaiting its role in the up...
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QAnon Believers Rattled After Kyle Rittenhouse Calls Extremist Lawyer Lin Wood ‘Insane’

Prominent figures in the far-right conspiracy group turned on the acquitted gunman after followers had previously embraced him.
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Why Republicans are embracing Kyle Rittenhouse as their mascot

Congress members float the idea of offering the 18-year-old internships as experts say their use of him is ‘a very dangerous thing’Wearing suits and ties, the two men give the camera smiles and thumbs up. One is Donald Trump, former president of the United States. The other is Kyle Rittenhouse, who killed two people at an anti-racism protest. And behind them is a framed photo of Trump meeting the North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un.The mesmerizing tableau emerged from the ex-president’s Mar-a-Lago...
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Rittenhouse, Arbery trials highlight racial bias in criminal justice

The verdict of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial, and justice for Ahmaud Arbery, are the latest in a series of criminal cases exposing institutional racism. #kylerittenhouse #ahmaudarbery
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Trump and his allies have embraced, promoted and counseled Kyle Rittenhouse since his acquittal

Since a jury found him not guilty, Kyle Rittenhouse has met with various top right wing operatives and leaders, including former President Donald Trump himself. #acquittal #donaldtrump #allies #operatives #kylerittenhouse
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Trump photo with Rittenhouse reveals ‘Mount Trumpmore’ sculpture

Miniature Mount Rushmore with ex-president’s face on it was given to him by South Dakota’s governor, Kristi Noem, last yearPictures released before the Thanksgiving holiday showed Donald Trump with Kyle Rittenhouse, with the head of a martial arts organisation – and with his own miniature Mount Rushmore, his own visage visable next to those of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt.The internet duly lit up. Continue reading...
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Photos show Trump has a Mount Rushmore sculpture with his face added to it in his Mar-a-Lago office

Donald Trump in July 2020 at the real Mount Rushmore, which does not feature his face.SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Former President Trump has a Mt Rushmore sculpture in his office with his face on it.  The sculpture was given to Trump at a July 4 event in last year, and cropped up in recent photos. Trump in 2020 denied reports that his team had asked about adding his face to the real Mt Rushmore.  Former President Donald Trump keeps a sculpture in his office showing an altered Mount Rushmor...
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Arbery, Rittenhouse cases spotlight self-defense and vigilantism

Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted on all charges. All three men charged in Ahmaud Arbery's death were convicted in his murder. #ahmaudarbery #rittenhouse #kylerittenhouse
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"When is a racial hate crime not a racial hate crime? When it doesn’t advance the left’s, and the Democrats’, narrative."

"When white teenager Kyle Rittenhouse shot three white men who were violently assaulting him, it somehow got treated by the press and politicians as a racial hate crime. President Joe Biden (falsely) called Rittenhouse a white supremacist, and the discussion of his case was so focused on racial issues that many Americans mistakenly thought that the three men Rittenhouse shot were black. But when a black man, Darrell Brooks, with a long history of posting hateful anti-white rhetoric on social med...
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Doctoring during Kyle Rittenhouse’s acquittal

I was sitting in my car on the phone when I heard the news. My boyfriend and I were chatting while I was driving to my parents’ house to have dinner. He mentioned to me that he had something to tell me and wanted to wait until I had stopped driving and had a chance Read more… Doctoring during Kyle Rittenhouse’s acquittal originally appeared in KevinMD.com.
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Facebook declared Kyle Rittenhouse guilty, silencing his defense in the court of public opinion

Facebook tried to suppress any users from supporting Kyle Rittenhouse amid his heated trial — all in the name of stopping “hate speech” in their eyes, the Post Editorial Board writes. #kylerittenhouse #editorialboard #hatespeech
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Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Kyle Rittenhouse

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA).Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill this week to award Kyle Rittenhouse with a Congressional Gold Medal. Rittenhouse was recently found not guilty after he fatally shot two people last summer during civil unrest in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Far-right figures have rallied around Rittenhouse and celebrated him as a "hero." GOP Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene introduced a bill this week to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Kyle ...
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Marjorie Taylor Greene Gets Blunt Reminder Over Call To Honor Kyle Rittenhouse

The far-right Republican said the Kenosha killer was a "hero" who deserves a Congressional Gold Medal.
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2 Trials, 1 Theme Of White Men Taking Law Into Their Own Hands

The murder trials of Kyle Rittenhouse and three men accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery were united by a dangerous theme.
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Kyle Rittenhouse says he was an Andrew Yang fan but is now 'trying to stay out of politics' after his trial

Kyle Rittenhouse at his trial in Kenosha, Wisconsin.Sean Krajacic/Pool via Getty Images Rittenhouse told Fox News he was an Andrew Yang supporter before the furor over the Kenosha shooting. He said he was then attracted to Trump's policies. Rittenhouse was acquitted on all counts in his homicide trial last week. Kyle Rittenhouse said he used to be a fan of the former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, but that he was "trying to stay out of politics" now that his trial is over....
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2 Trials, 1 Theme: White Men Taking Law Into Their Own Hands

The murder trials of Kyle Rittenhouse and three men accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery were united by a dangerous theme.
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Trump details Rittenhouse visit to Mar-a-Lago on Fox News

Former President Donald Trump said he was recently visited at his Palm Beach, Florida, resort by Kyle Rittenhouse, the teenager who was acquitted last week on all charges after fatally shooting two people and wounding a third during protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last summer.
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Trump reveals Rittenhouse visited him at Mar-a-Lago

Former President Donald Trump said he was recently visited at his Palm Beach, Florida, resort by Kyle Rittenhouse, the teenager who was acquitted last week on all charges after fatally shooting two people and wounding a third during protests in Kenosha, Wisconsin, last summer.
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2 Trials, 1 Theme: White Men Taking Law Into Their Own Hands

The murder trials of Kyle Rittenhouse and three men accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery were united by a dangerous theme: The move by some white Americans to grab guns and take their own stand against their perceptions of lawlessness, particularly by Black people.
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Boebert Challenges Cawthorn To A Sprint: Winner Gets Kyle Rittenhouse As An Intern

The bizarre race among Republican members of Congress to win Kyle Rittenhouse as an intern is threatening to become just that: a physical race. Rittenhouse is the recently acquitted shooter of three people amid racial justice protests in Wisconsin last year. [Author: Kate Riga]
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4 Things To Know About Chrystul Kizer, A Teen Accused Of Killing Her Alleged Sex Trafficker

Following the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict, attention has turned toward an alleged sex trafficking victim from Wisconsin who shot and killed her abuser.
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Acquitted and in Demand, Rittenhouse Ponders What's Next

When he was acquitted of murder for shootings during unrest in Kenosha, Kyle Rittenhouse went from staring at possible life behind bars to red-hot star of the right.
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Capitol Police officer rips the right-wing's 'hypocrisy' of calling Kyle Rittenhouse a 'hero' while ignoring and insulting those who defended the Capitol

U.S. Capitol Police Sgt. Harry Dunn testifies during the House select committee hearing on the Jan. 6 attack on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 27, 2021.Andrew Harnik/AP Photo A US Capitol Police officer excoriated the "hypocrisy" of prominent right-wing figures' response to the Kyle Rittenhouse verdict. Fox News' Laura Ingraham criticized LeBron James for having "mocked [Kyle Rittenhouse's] emotional testimony." But Ingraham mocked Dunn and other officers' harrowing...
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In interview, Rittenhouse disavows QAnon and says Lin Wood is insane

QAnon, also known as "mainstream Republicans," has elevated Kyle Rittenhouse to the level of a Holy Knight for the Cause. So when the chubby-cheeked killer told a television interviewer that he didn't believe in QAnoners and that Lin Wood was "insane," it must've thrown the QNuts for a loop. — Read the rest
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Trump says Mark Zuckerberg 'would often come to the White House trying to get goodies — he didn't do too well'

Former President Donald Trump and Meta CEO Mark ZuckerbergAlex Wong/Getty Images Trump took a swipe at Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday. In a Fox News interview with Sean Hannity, Trump lamented "big tech." "He would often come to the White House trying to get goodies — he didn't do too well," Trump said of Zuckerberg. In a meandering interview with Fox News opinion host Sean Hannity on Tuesday night, former President Donald Trump mocked Facebook founder and Meta CEO Mark Zucke...
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Trump says Kyle Rittenhouse called him and asked if he could visit Mar-a-Lago 'because he was a fan'

Former President Donald Trump talks with Sean Hannity about Kyle Rittenhouse, who visited with the ex-president in Florida.Screenshot/Fox News Donald Trump said Kyle Rittenhouse asked to visit with him following his acquittal "because he was a fan." The former president hosted Rittenhouse and his mother at his Palm Beach resort on Monday.  A slew of right-wing lawmakers and other conservatives have lionized Rittenhouse as a hero. Former President Donald Trump said Kyle Rittenhouse, who last w...
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The Rittenhouse Case & the Greatness of an Armed America ~ VIDEO

Opinion To effectively corral a force of tens of millions of armed Americans, it is necessary to create a force of tens of millions of other Americans who have been seduced into surrendering their rights and liberties and to have them contend against each other. IMG iStock New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- The circus trial against an innocent young man, Kyle Rittenhouse, is emblematic of the attempt by the Shadow Government to manipulate the citizenry into a frenzy of self-immolation. The ludicrou...
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Gun Control Groups Grasp at Straws Over Rittenhouse Verdict

By Larry Keane Gun control groups have gone completely apoplectic over the acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse in Kenosha, Wisconsin. IMG  iStock-1249406015 U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun control groups have gone apoplectic over the acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse in Kenosha, Wis. Looking at their statements, social media, and reactions, gun control is no longer just gun control. Gun control is no longer about anything close to resembling common sense and has nothing to do with actual community safety...
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Trump posed for a photo with Kyle Rittenhouse in front of a framed picture of the former president shaking hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump inside the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the South and North Korea on June 30, 2019 in Panmunjom, South Korea.Getty Images Trump posed for a photo with Kyle Rittenhouse with a pic of him and Kim Jong Un in the background.  Trump's friendly relationship with Kim, North Korea's repressive ruler, has been widely criticized.  Rittenhouse, who was recently acquitted over shootings in Wisconsin last year, has emerged as a hero...
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Trump posed for a photo with Kyle Rittenhouse in front of a framed picture of him and Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump inside the demilitarized zone (DMZ) separating the South and North Korea on June 30, 2019 in Panmunjom, South Korea.Getty Images Trump posed for a photo with Kyle Rittenhouse with a pic of him and Kim Jong Un in the background.  Trump's friendly relationship with Kim, North Korea's repressive ruler, has been widely criticized.  Rittenhouse, who was recently acquitted over shootings in Wisconsin last year, has emerged as a hero...
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