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    Trump takes advantage of a popular misconception about racism -- that it is something held in the heart. In reality it is a system of oppression that promotes power and privilege.

  • Why Robert E. Lee's Character Is Irrelevant

    Regardless of the nuances of Robert E. Lee's behavior and historical context, his statues represent white supremacy, and that's why they must be taken down. Ultimately, Lee's legacy is the defense of enslavement.

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Michael Gass

Michael Gass

Michael Gass is a former Explosive Ordnance Disposal Specialist and veteran of the Gulf War during operations in Iraq in 1991. He returned to Iraq in 2006 as a US contractor doing ordnance disposal. Gass performed numerous VIP protection missions for the US State Department to include presidential protection missions for Presidents Reagan, Bush Sr. and Clinton. He graduated from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy with honors in 1996 and spent six years in law enforcement.

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Michael Gass

Michael Gass

Michael Gass is a former Explosive Ordnance Disposal Specialist and veteran of the Gulf War during operations in Iraq in 1991. He returned to Iraq in 2006 as a US contractor doing ordnance disposal. Gass performed numerous VIP protection missions for the US State Department to include presidential protection missions for Presidents Reagan, Bush Sr. and Clinton. He graduated from the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy with honors in 1996 and spent six years in law enforcement.

Other articles by this author

Indiana Supreme Court Ruling Destroys Fourth Amendment Rights

By Michael Gass, Truthout | News Analysis