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When words of comfort reopen old wounds

The news cycle surrounding the condolence call made by Trump to a grieving war widow has had legs - a run fuelled by the political and ideological divisions in American society

Frederica Wilson, a Florida Democrat, at the burial of US Army Sergeant La David Johnson in Hollywood, Florida last weekend.


LET us all agree on the following: Both White House Chief of Staff John F Kelly and Representative Frederica S Wilson are decent human beings who have devoted their lives to serving the American people.

Retired Marine Corps general Kelly had served in combat with...

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