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Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation is a year old. Too soon to 'wrap it up.'

Thursday  18:31,   17 may 2018
usatoday

Donald Trump proxies like Pence, Giuliani and Kelly want to kill Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. But it's moving rapidly and producing results.Load[...]

The Iran Deal Wasn’t An ‘Alternative To War,’ It Was A Continuation Of War

Wednesday  19:16,   16 may 2018
thefederalist

The regime merely took advantage of an Obama administration willing to appease at all costs to make Iran the 'strong horse' in the Middle East.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, [...]

Only North Korea Could Go to Trump

Wednesday  18:10,   16 may 2018
nationalreview

In the 1970s, only Nixon could go to China. Today, only Trump could go to North Korea. It may sound trite, but bear with me. The phrase “Only Nixon could go to China” has faded a bit, lost in cultural irrelevance and the smoothing edges of time, but [...]

This is why Gazans won't back down

Wednesday  18:10,   16 may 2018
cnn

Gazans continue to protest in the face of violence and death, says Brian Barber, because they are fighting back against dehumanization and marginalization.Load[...]

It's time to make Congress prove it can curb its out-of-control spending habit

Wednesday  18:06,   16 may 2018
foxnews

Just as an overextended family might cut up its credit cards, Congress needs to show that it can finally curb its out-of-control spending habit. And if lawmakers can’t do it with $15 billion in unspent money, then their addiction is even worse than[...]

Israel's shame — and America's complicity

Tuesday  00:00,   15 may 2018
theweek

Gruesome violence directed against unarmed protesters is becoming a terrifyingly regular occurrence in Gaza, where another huge storm of protests was just inspired by the Trump administration moving the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.[...]

Talk About Swamp: Michael Cohen Made $1.2 Million Simply For Knowing Trump

Monday  20:42,   14 may 2018
thefederalist

At least one company that hired Michael Cohen admitted that it got suckered by someone who couldn’t deliver. Many companies consider relationship-trading the cost of doing business.Recent revelations surrounding the business clients of Michael[...]

It’s Ridiculous That The United States Took So Long To Move Its Israel Embassy To Jerusalem

Monday  20:00,   14 may 2018
dailycaller

Every other country gets to decide what city is its capital; why should Israel be any different? Jerusalem has been Israel’s decided capital since 1948, and yet country after country had chosen to ignore this. When Israel’s government operates out[...]

Why Republicans will never reform immigration

Monday  19:56,   14 may 2018
theweek

The Republican Party is never going to reform immigration. And it isn't just because of President Trump. The party's other leaders have decided that immigration is something you can talk about, use as an electoral wedge issue, or bang your[...]

The Iran Deal and the Rule of Law

Friday  18:56,   11 may 2018
nationalreview

In bypassing the Constitution’s treaty-approval process to implement his nuclear pact, Obama ensured that his successor could easily discard it.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do [...]

Senate should defend constitutional powers of Trump -- not Mueller

Thursday  19:52,   10 may 2018
foxnews

Before the Senate debates a bill to protect Special Counsel Robert Mueller from being fired by President Trump, it should consider this : Mueller’s use of a subpoena to require testimony by the president would violate the separation of powers in the [...]

Why I revealed that Tom Brokaw harassed me

Wednesday  23:36,   09 may 2018
msn

“Good men” can also be harassers.Linda Vester is a former NBC and Fox News[...]

Oliver North and the Creation of Donald Trump

Tuesday  17:40,   08 may 2018
nymag

How a right-wing law-breaker became a populist conservative hero and blazed the way for Trump.Three decades ago, Lieutenant Colonel Oliver North took the Fifth Amendment in a private Senate hearing on the Iran-Contra scandal. North had carried out a [...]

The West Virginia primary shows Trump’s election was no aberration

Tuesday  17:27,   08 may 2018
msn

He exploited deep problems in American politics that had been building for years. Others will exploit those same problems after he’s gone. Before Trump, there was Sarah Palin, the tea party movement, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.), the Republican Study[...]

Stormy Daniels is crowding out Democrats’ 2018 message

Monday  22:50,   07 may 2018
vox

Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer are trying to run on issues, but nobody can hear them. Stormy Daniels has dominated the domestic political news environment over the past week, with high-profile media appearances by Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani and[...]