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Read The Full Statement From Jim Mattis

Former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis issued an extraordinary criticism of President Trump's leadership. Read the full text of the retired Marine general's statement.

IN UNION THERE IS STRENGTH

I have watched this week's unfolding events, angry and appalled. The words "Equal Justice Under Law" are carved in the pediment of the United States Supreme Court. This is precisely what protesters are rightly demanding. It is a wholesome and unifying demand—one that all of us should be able to get behind. We must not be distracted by a small

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