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2018 Will Be A Bloodbath – For Democrats

Tuesday  22:50,   22 august 2017
The Daily Caller

Here's five reasons why the GOP should be looking forward to 2018 elections.As President Trump’s troubles mount, the long-standing expectation that Democrats will gain several House and Senate seats in 2018 has only intensified. At this point,[...]

2018 Will Be A Bloodbath – For Democrats

Tuesday  22:50,   22 august 2017
The Daily Caller

Here's five reasons why the GOP should be looking forward to 2018 elections.As President Trump’s troubles mount, the long-standing expectation that Democrats will gain several House and Senate seats in 2018 has only intensified. At this point,[...]

Growing Up in the Shadow of the Confederacy

Tuesday  22:45,   22 august 2017
The Atlantic

For most of my life I didn’t know Confederate statues could come down. Throughout my childhood, those equestrian statues of victory, obelisks, and granite figures of soldiers were as immovable and immutable as the hills and the lakes. Other symbols[...]

Growing Up in the Shadow of the Confederacy

Tuesday  22:45,   22 august 2017
The Atlantic

For most of my life I didn’t know Confederate statues could come down. Throughout my childhood, those equestrian statues of victory, obelisks, and granite figures of soldiers were as immovable and immutable as the hills and the lakes. Other symbols[...]

Louise Linton, The Real Housewife of the U.S. Treasury

Tuesday  21:56,   22 august 2017
The Daily Beast

The wife of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin went full Marie Antoinette in a poor-shaming Instagram rant—and it’s not her first foray into viral infamy.But yesterday a minor character in Trumpland reminded us that she can be just as obnoxious[...]

Trump gets it right: Obama Afghanistan commander

Tuesday  21:40,   22 august 2017
USA TODAY

There is probably no secret recipe for victory in Afghanistan — at least no such recipe that any American can concoct. President Trump was dealt a tough hand in Afghanistan. And as his predecessors (and many of us in the strategic community) have[...]

Trump’s Bold New Afghanistan Strategy: Neither Bold, Nor New, Nor a Strategy

Tuesday  21:20,   22 august 2017
Daily Intelligencer

To the extent that it’s bold, it’s dangerous; to the extent it’s new, it’s vague; to the extent that it’s a strategy, it’s Obama’s.Before he decided to run for president, then-Armchair General Donald Trump was a harsh critic of the war in[...]

Trump’s Bold New Afghanistan Strategy: Neither Bold, Nor New, Nor a Strategy

Tuesday  21:20,   22 august 2017
Daily Intelligencer

To the extent that it’s bold, it’s dangerous; to the extent it’s new, it’s vague; to the extent that it’s a strategy, it’s Obama’s.Before he decided to run for president, then-Armchair General Donald Trump was a harsh critic of the war in[...]

Opinion | Prisoners in a cursed White House

Tuesday  21:15,   22 august 2017
MSN

This White House confers no honor, only shame.The presidency normally confirms on whoever occupies the Oval Office and on those in a president’s orbit an aura of prestige, power and respect. Presidents and, to a large extent, their most senior[...]

Congressman, Native American: When political correctness runs amok -- erasing our history doesn't change it

Tuesday  00:55,   22 august 2017
FOX News

As a Cherokee, I can attest to the fact that Native Americans have been on the losing side of history. But let me ask you this: Is history not an opportunity to learn from one’s mistakes? As soon as we forget about our history, we are bound to[...]

These Three Messages Would Help Democrats in 2020: Kara Alaimo

Monday  21:51,   21 august 2017
Bloomberg

(Bloomberg View) -- With Republicans already running shadow campaigns for 2020, Democrats need to settle on the messages they’ll use to compete with Donald Trump and his party in the upcoming elections. And their most effective narratives won’t be[...]

Opinion | Trump doesn’t seem to like being president. So why not quit?

Monday  18:36,   21 august 2017
MSN

He certainly doesn’t look happy in the job. In his previous life, Trump met whomever he wanted to meet and said whatever he wanted to say. But like all presidents, he finds himself ever more isolated, and his displeasure shows on his face. The[...]

It’s Time To Audit The Fed

Monday  18:36,   21 august 2017
The Daily Caller

Let’s shock the establishment again by pushing it over the finish line. Rand Paul is serves as United States Senator from[...]

Opinion | Will Bannon’s ouster lead to ‘#WAR’ between Breitbart and the White House?

Monday  01:35,   21 august 2017
MSN

One man is preparing for a change of jobs. It might not change the world.Stephen K. Bannon is out as President Trump’s chief strategist, prompting reports that the anti-establishment operative may return to his former position at Breitbart, which he [...]

Alt-right's despicability doesn't make 'antifa' the good guys

Saturday  01:00,   19 august 2017
MSN

Fighting Nazis is a good thing, but fighting Nazis doesn't necessarily make you or your cause good. By my lights this is simply an obvious fact. The greatest Nazi-killer of the 20th century was Josef Stalin. He also killed millions of his own[...]