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Inside Obama’s radical experiment in national reconciliation

It started with the seating. When the 33 invited participants to Wednesday’s “White House Convening on Building Community Trust” filed into the conference room in the cavernous and ornate Eisenhower Executive Office Building, they discovered they would be placed next to improbable seatmates. Rashad Robinson, a black political activist, had Pittsburgh's police chief, Cameron McLay, […]
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President Obama departs for NATO summit in Poland

President Obama is scheduled to depart Thursday for a NATO summit in Warsaw, where Russian aggression in the Ukraine, the threat of terrorism and the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union will be on the agenda. "From NATO’s perspective, this summit comes at a real demarcation point, or an inflection point, in the now almost […]
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