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S.C. political party leaders show we can agree to disagree

The chairmen of South Carolina’s Democratic and Republican organizations often appear together on the same stage, illustrating that civility is still possible in our public political discourse. “It’s the Matt and Jaime traveling road show,” said Republican Chairman Matt Moore, his arm around the shoulder of Democratic Chairman Jaime Harrison, at a voter education symposium in Florence.

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More terror, more denials

In Florida Monday, following the bombings in New York and New Jersey, Donald Trump referred to the captured bombing suspect, Ahmad Khan Rahami, as an “evil thug.” He then added, “Hillary Clinton is a weak and ineffective person and I will tell you, if you choose Donald Trump, these problems are going to go away far, far greater than anybody would think.”

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Trump campaign exposes media’s structural weaknesses

The longer this campaign lasts, the more I’m ready to believe Donald Trump is the Slim Shady of modern political journalism. He’s been sent here to destroy us. Either that, or he’s glommed onto the fatal weakness at its heart – and is doing whatever he can to let it destroy itself.

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Why my players and I took a knee during the national anthem

On Sept. 10, I took a knee when the national anthem began playing before our high school football game at Mike Rozier Stadium in East Camden, New Jersey. Most of the players on my team knelt, as did all of the coaches, including an Air Force veteran. We knelt – as we do when a player gets injured during a game – because we’re hurting.

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Walter Wysk is hosting two 16-year-old exchange students. Yu-Kuei "Arthur" Chen , of Taiwan (right) and Wasawat (Pooh) Wongcharatrawee of Thailand.
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