PROGRESSIVE INDEPENDENT JOURNALISM: “Can America Let Go of Being Number One?” / AJ+ / Newsbroke / Francesca Fiorentini ☮

Is the USA a shining light that leads the rest of the world? If so, that’s a weird way to describe how we’re ahead in prison population and obesity rate. Newsbroke’s Francesca Fiorentini explains why “American exceptionalism” is a myth, and why we need to let it go.

SEPARATION OF CHURCH AND STATE: “FFRF Seeks Ethics Probe Over Guyger Judge” / Freedom From Religion Foundation / Andrew Siedel MUST WATCH! ☮

FFRF Director of Strategic Response Andrew Siedel discusses a complaint we filed with the Texas State Commission on Judicial Conduct after the judge in the Amber Guyger case inappropriately proselytized to the defendant.