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There Is No Argument for Ralph Northam to Keep His Job

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I’m pissed off that I have to write about soon-to-be-former VA governor, Ralph Northam.  They don’t make astrophysicists pause their search for a unified theory of gravity to convince an idiot cat to come down from a tree. Nobody should have to waste time explaining why Dr Blackface can’t have his career anymore, and black people shouldn’t be charged with administering the final dose of morphine to put Northam out of his misery. But, here we are. Of course Ralph Northam must resign. Now... But, here we are. Of course Ralph Northam must resign. Now. He just gave the most damaging “damage control” press conference I’ve ever seen, and I’m old enough to remember that Donald Trump is presi His failed attempts at “damage control” only show how reluctant he is to take responsibility for serious, racist actions.

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Meryl Ann Butler is an artist, author, educator and OpedNews Managing Editor who has been actively engaged in utilizing the arts as stepping-stones toward joy-filled wellbeing since she was a hippie. She began writing for OpEdNews in Feb, 2004. She became a Senior Editor in August 2012 and Managing Editor in January, (more...)

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