Another day, another historically spiteful Trump rally

This piece was originally published in the June 12, 2020 edition of CAP Action’s daily newsletter, the Progress Report. Subscribe to the Progress Report here.

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“Will we allow this rage to devour us? Or will we honor the ones we’ve lost with action, using our fury to fight the machine that is white supremacy?”

Brandon Wolf, an activist and survivor of the Pulse Nightclub shooting, on the urgency of this moment

Other countries responded quickly to slow the spread of coronavirus. We didn’t. Other countries listened to experts. We didn’t. Other countries contained the virus and saved lives. We have nearly 114,000 deaths.

Other countries have competent leaders. We have Donald Trump.

Watch the full video to see the impact of Trump’s failed leadership during the pandemic, then share it on Twitter and Facebook:

graph showing the increase of coronavirus cases in different countries over time. the united states now has the most.
graph showing the increase of coronavirus cases in different countries over time. the united states now has the most.

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This piece was originally published in the June 12, 2020 edition of CAP Action’s daily newsletter, the Progress Report. Subscribe to the Progress Report here.

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