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January 12, 2021 at 7:56 pm

Washington Post Quotes Jellison on First Lady Blasting Critics

Katherine Jellison, portrait

Dr. Katherine Jellison

The Washington Post quotes Dr. Katherine Jellison, Professor of History at Ohio University, in a story headlined First lady blasts critics, praises Trump backers’ ‘passion’.

Trump’s latest statement is “at least in part a response to Winston-Wolkoff’s op-ed,” says Katherine Jellison, a professor of history at Ohio University who studies first ladies. “To me, the ‘tell’ is Trump’s language criticizing naysayers who are trying to remain ‘relevant.’ She has used that language before in responding to Wolkoff’s public criticism of her.”…

Read the Washington Post story at chron.com.

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