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Trump alleges ‘some people’ don’t want to say Thanksgiving — the internet responds with #WhatLiberalsCallThanksgiving

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At the opening of his speech to a Florida crowd Tuesday, President Donald Trump claimed that “some people” don’t want to call it Thanksgiving anymore.

It was news to many progressives who missed the memo of the latest war against Thanksgiving.

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That said, progressives routinely mock Fox News for declaring a “War on Christmas” before anyone on the left had heard about it.

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As a form of mockery, Twitter user @HoarseWisperer created the hashtag #WhatLiberalsCallThanksgiving.

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The false rumor seems to have been started by conservative personalities Diamond and Silk who announced the War on Thanksgiving on Fox News.

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Joe Biden’s pick of Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate for the 2020 Democratic presidential ticket has generated strong responses. While many Democrats are elated at the idea of seeing a brown-skinned woman of Indian and Jamaican heritage in such a position, progressives are debating one another about Harris’ mixed record on bread-and-butter issues such as criminal justice reform, foreign policy, and health care. In many ways, Harris is not unlike Barack Obama: charismatic, intellectually brilliant, telegenic, and with just the kind of racially diverse background that symbolizes an America that most liberal-minded people want to live in. But far more hopeful than Harris’ achievement is the new crop of staunchly progressive young people of color that is chipping away at the Democratic Party establishment through electoral politics.

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WATCH: Protesters dump ballots outside of USPS head Louis DeJoy’s home

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On Saturday morning, angry crowds of protesters gathered outside of pro-Trump Postmaster General Louis DeJoy's residence in Washington, D.C. to protest his organizational changes rolling back capacity at the Postal Service — changes widely suspected of sabotaging mail-in voting ahead of the November election.

The protesters banged together pots and pans and blew air horns. Many of them gathered at the entrance holding fake mail-in ballots and shoved them into the bars of his front door.

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