Bob Woodward book ‘Rage:’ Trump admits to concealing true threat of coronavirus

President Donald Trump admitted he knew weeks before the first confirmed US coronavirus death that the virus was dangerous, airborne, highly contagious and “more deadly than even your strenuous flus,” and that he repeatedly played it down publicly, according to legendary journalist Bob Woodward in his new book “Rage.” Bob Woodward book ‘Rage:’ Trump admitsContinue reading “Bob Woodward book ‘Rage:’ Trump admits to concealing true threat of coronavirus”

The South’s Fight for White Supremacy

Here, then, was the ur-text of the Lost Cause, of the mythology of a South that believed its pro-slavery war aims were just, its fate tragic and its white-supremacist worldview worth defending. The South’s Fight for White Supremacy – The New York Times The belief in White supremacy and the right to enslave African AmericansContinue reading “The South’s Fight for White Supremacy”

Mary Trump’s Book Accuses the President of Embracing ‘Cheating as a Way of Life’

“multigenerational saga of greed, betrayal and internecine tension and seeks to explain how President Trump’s position in one of New York’s wealthiest and most infamous real-estate empires helped him acquire what Ms. Trump has referred to as “twisted behaviors” — attributes like seeing other people in “monetary terms” and practicing “cheating as a way ofContinue reading “Mary Trump’s Book Accuses the President of Embracing ‘Cheating as a Way of Life’”

5 Takeaways From John Bolton’s Book “The Room Where it Happened”

“…he (Bolton) objected to the “drug deal” being cooked up by Mr. Trump’s associates to force Ukraine to help and that he called Rudolph W. Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer who was hip deep in the affair, “a hand grenade who’s going to blow everybody up.” 5 Takeaways From John Bolton’s Book “The Room WhereContinue reading “5 Takeaways From John Bolton’s Book “The Room Where it Happened””

Puerto Rican Pioneers in Jazz – 1900-1939 – Bomba Beats to Latin Jazz by Basilio Serrano

El señor Serrano ha hecho contribuciones importantes a la literatura histórica, especialmente en las areas de músicos olvidados de la época de oro del jazz en los Estados Unidos.