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‘I ain’t scared’: Maxine Waters issues epic response to bombs sent to Democrats

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On Wednesday, bombs were reportedly sent to Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA)  California and Washington, D.C. offices.

President Donald Trump condemned bombs being sent but then turned around and attacked some of the victims the bombs were sent to.

Waters said that she is not “scared” in the face of terror.

“I think the president of United States should take responsibility for the kind of violence that we are seeing for the first time in different ways,” Waters told Blavity. “I think the president of the United States has been dog-whistling to his constituency, making them believe that their problems are caused by those people over there. And I think they are acting in a way that they think the president wants them to do and the way he wants them to act.”

She added, “I don’t know whether the bombs are real or not but we should not crawl under [the] bed, close the doors, not go out, [and] be afraid to go to rallies.”

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“We have to keep doing what we’re doing in order to make this country right. That’s what I intend to do and as the young people say, ‘I ain’t scared,'” she said.

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Blavity fam, your #WednesdayWisdom this week is brought to you by @repmaxinewaters. Check out this video to see what Auntie Maxine had to say about the bomb threats that targeted her earlier today. Drop a ✊🏾 if you ain’t scared either! #reclamingmytime #2018midterms #gotv #MakeAmericaRight #IAintScared

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Alabama GOP Senate candidate bitterly complains TV has been ruined by showing too many ‘homosexual activities’

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Alabama Republican Senate candidate John Merrill this week complained that he doesn't enjoy watching television anymore due to the excess amount of "homosexual activities" that appear on his screen.

In an interview with AL.com, Merrill said that the lack of positive moral content on television these days has led to a decline in the nation's morality.

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US manufacturing sunk into recession in June after two consecutive quarters of declines amid President Donald Trump's bitter trade wars, a slowdown in China and other trading partners.

The decline comes as the United States enters its 11th year of economic recovery and occurs despite Trump's constant pledges to restore America to manufacturing greatness -- even though services now drive three quarters of the US economy.

Despite jumping in June, manufacturing fell by a 2.2 percent annual rate in the April-June period, and total industrial production lost 1.2 percent, in both cases the second consecutive quarterly decline, the Federal Reserve said Tuesday.

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Hostin called President Donald Trump a racist for telling the lawmakers -- Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib -- to go back to their home countries, and co-host Joy Behar said he was "stupid" for launching those ugly attacks.

"I don't think he's stupid," McCain countered, "but I don't think he's politically astute at all because the politics of this -- on Friday night the progressives and Nancy Pelosi was full 'Gangs of New York'-style fighting with one another on Twitter. It was fascinating to watch."

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