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‘There is no comparison’: Marjorie Taylor Greene backtracks after equating mask mandates with Holocaust

Georgia Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene has issued a rare mea culpa after comparing mask mandates and other pandemic restrictions to the Holocaust. The original remark sparked accusations of anti-Semitism. Greene held a brief presser after visiting the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in the nation’s capital on Monday, saying her previous comments had “bothered” her for…

Top Pentagon officer Mark Milley says Russia & China pose ‘biggest threats’ after Biden says it’s climate change

The Pentagon’s highest ranking uniformed officer said Beijing and Moscow are the greatest threats to the United States, somewhat undercutting President Joe Biden, who recently put climate change at the top of the list. Asked about Biden’s comment during a Senate committee hearing on Thursday, General Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,…