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You’ve got an awful lot of people who are kind of curdled against the progress we’ve made in the last fifty years and have convinced themselves, fearfully and resentfully, that the chief guard of their liberty is a Bushmaster in their closet — not the rights that we knit together across the differences that divide us.
Taylor Branch, Pulitzer-prize winning author and historian. Author of “The King Years: Historic Moments in the Civil Rights Movement” on today’s To the Point.

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President Barack Obama’s second inaugural address was most liberal speech he has delivered as president — a blunt summons to wage to war on poverty, defend entitlements for the middle class, end “perpetual war” overseas and move past the calibrated progressive agenda of his first term.

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We’ll have more Glenn Thrush on today’s To the Point, too!