Monique Judge
thejournalista
News Editor for The Root. I said what I said. Period.
10/9/19
7:22 PM
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Weight is a street term referring to selling drugs in large quantities. In other words, he wasn't selling dime bags or zips (ounces), he was selling by the pound. 

9/30/19
3:24 PM
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You’re a fucking terrorist, and even though I don’t fuck with the police like that, I am calling them right now gotdammit. 

3/12/19
2:09 PM
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OMG. My first thought was “a racist green book” but I refused to put that in my post. 

3/4/19
12:41 PM
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The Root didn’t brush over shit. Schubert put that speculation out there intentionally. If she had been in a court of law, she would have been called out for it. She cannot say with certainty what his mental state was.

3/4/19
12:39 PM
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Unrelated: your Kinja name is a great Gremlins reference. Kudos. 

2/27/19
5:23 PM
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Overall, this testimony was enjoyable to watch if for no other reason than I liked the freshmen members of the House who stepped up and called their colleagues out for what they were doing—being dumb assholes. Read more

2/27/19
4:59 PM
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Michael Cohen just told Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mi.) that he does not believe Donald Trump is acting in the best interest of the American people. He also acknowledged that just because a person has a black person working from them doesn’t mean they aren’t racist. Read more

2/27/19
4:46 PM
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I’m here for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez if for no other reason than she is the Cardi B of Congress, Okurrrr? Read more

2/27/19
2:22 PM
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She just rightfully called out the GOP reps for trotting out a black woman as a means of dispelling any idea that Donald Trump could be a racist—especially in light of the fact that we have seen him do it in real time on national television over and over again. Read more

2/27/19
2:14 PM
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Michael Cohen just admitted that he hired someone to help rig polls in Donald Trump’s favor in 2014 and 2015, and he did so at Trump’s request. Read more

2/27/19
2:04 PM
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Michael Cohen was already disbarred yesterday, so all of this discussion about whether this or that was ethical is irrelevant at this point. We need to discuss the information that he has, but the Republicans are wholly uninterested in that. Read more