The argument that one ought not to criticize an ongoing war effort for fear of sapping troop morale would be dangerous and undemocratic even if it were true. But as a former Marine pilot and Fox News correspondent observes in the NY Times today, the factual premise isn't terribly plausible either, unless you imagine soldiers as hothouse flowers wilting at a word from John Kerry. Mostly, as the author suggests, morale problems seem to be stemming from the situation on the ground, which troops are perfectly capable of assessing without help from politicians thousands of miles away. I guess soldiers are members of those "reality based communities" I keep hearing about.
Minneapolis Tells Residents With Riot-Wrecked Buildings They Can't Clean Up Until They've Paid Their 2020 Property Taxes in Full
After failing at the one thing people think they need from government, Minneapolis is getting tough on making damaged citizens pay up.
Harris' origins allow her to properly claim Asian or Black/African American legal status, and she has chosen the latter.
If so, that could be really good news for the rest of the world.
Rejecting Biden's Threat of a Nationwide Mask Mandate, Trump Suddenly Respects Limits on Presidential Power
Both major parties defend the Constitution only when it's convenient.