See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Trump’s Fourth of July celebration thrills supporters, angers opponents

Posted on AllSides July 5th, 2019
From The Left
Fourth of July, political polarization

Americans gathered in Washington on Thursday as one nation, feeling a little divisible, struggling to maintain unity on the Fourth of July, a summer ritual that normally brings a day-long pause to partisan hostilities. But that was before President Trump updated the day with his unique stamp — speaking of “one people chasing one dream and one magnificent destiny” from a Lincoln Memorial flanked by armored vehicles, with military jets passing overhead — his presence thrilling supporters, angering opponents and creating near-parallel celebrations of the country’s 243rd birthday.

On a...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

AllSides Picks

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/fourth-of-july-celebrations-to-draw-thousands-to-the-nations-capital/2019/07/03/a6d2adb8-9da1-11e9-b27f-ed2942f73d70_story.html

More News about General News from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right