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Taking harassment seriously requires serious distinctions

Thursday  09:36,   23 november 2017
MSN

There's a consensus aborning: There should be zero tolerance for sexual harassment, exploitation and violence of any kind. Enthusiasm for the new dawn varies widely. Some think it's a great feminist or moral awakening. Others see an era of[...]

Jeff Flake Spoke Up. Time to Put Up.

Wednesday  20:24,   22 november 2017
The New York Times

Some Senate Republicans are appalled by Donald Trump? Then deny him tax reform.It was just a month ago this Friday that Senator Jeff Flake, the Arizona Republican, rose in the Senate to insist that we “must never adjust to the present coarseness of[...]

The only way to defeat Roy Moore

Wednesday  20:24,   22 november 2017
MSN

Halt the descent of American political culture into tribalism, Alabamians.Can the descent of American political culture into ugly tribalism be halted? Alabama voters will give their answer when they decide whether to send Roy Moore to the U.S.[...]

Protecting free speech — a cause to unite Americans behind Trump

Wednesday  20:24,   22 november 2017
The Hill

Trump should direct the Justice Department and the Department of Education to ensure that college campuses uphold their students' free speech rights.A large political opportunity is currently presenting itself to President Trump - to move to[...]

This Thanksgiving, we should all be thankful for Trump. I know I am

Wednesday  20:23,   22 november 2017
FOX News

President Trump is not perfect. He was not my choice to be President. But I am thankful for him in many ways. I appreciate that President Trump has brought about the great sorting of the conservative movement. Though disappointing to see, it has[...]

No, Bill Clinton Shouldn’t Have Resigned

Tuesday  21:15,   21 november 2017
The Daily Beast

Nothing in the historical record supports the idea Clinton should have resigned over his affair. Saying so plays into the right’s efforts to smear and discredit both Clintons.I see that New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who wants to run for[...]

Jeff Sessions, the Jokester

Tuesday  21:15,   21 november 2017
The Cut

Undermining the rule of law for a cheap laugh isn’t funny.Since taking office as Donald Trump’s attorney general, Jeff Sessions hasn’t missed a chance to remind the public that the North Star of his Department of Justice is the rule of[...]

Washington should start over and enact true tax reform for America

Tuesday  21:15,   21 november 2017
The Hill

The government must reduce the budget deficit so our debt grows more slowly than our economy.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or[...]

Who's winning race to break Trump's populist promises?

Tuesday  19:20,   21 november 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

Here’s a debate certain to ruin your holidays: Who did a better job of breaking Donald Trump’s campaign promises, the House GOP or the Senate GOP? First we have to recognize the winners of the tax bills being pushed forward by Republicans in both[...]

Jarrett: Roy Moore is not fit to serve in the US Senate and voters should reject him

Tuesday  19:20,   21 november 2017
FOX News

Roy Moore was always toxic. Now he is political poison.  Every day seems to bring new evidence that Moore is not telling the truth, while his accusers appear to be.If you have any lingering doubt, take the time to watch Monday’s on-camera[...]

Hillary is toast: Scandals finally catch up with Clintons

Tuesday  19:20,   21 november 2017
FOX News

Imagine: even the New York Times’ Ross Douthat now thinks that Bill Clinton should have stepped down over the Monica Lewinsky affair. Douthat’s mea culpa op-ed in this past weekend’s paper, in which he confesses that he and others may have been[...]

Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.

Tuesday  02:05,   21 november 2017
MSN

If you're having trouble sorting out bumblers from predators, serial behavior is a good way to tell what's up.Our recent and overdue reckoning with sexual harassment and sexual assault have prompted some[...]

I know Roy Moore. He’s always been a con artist.

Tuesday  02:05,   21 november 2017
MSN

<p>The candidate has made a career of willfully misrepresenting the ideas he claims to stand for.</p>Randall Balmer is the John Phillips Professor in Religion and director of the Society of Fellows at Dartmouth[...]

The North Star Of Tax Reform

Monday  20:37,   20 november 2017
The Daily Caller

Americans should strongly support the House tax reform billAmericans should strongly support the tax reform bill passed by the House of Representatives (and now headed to the Senate). The final legislation to which both chambers agree will change,[...]

Republicans Are Throwing Away Their Shot at Tax Reform

Monday  20:37,   20 november 2017
The Atlantic

America badly needs corporate tax reform. The United States pretends to tax corporations heavily. But those heavy tax rates are perforated by randomly generous rules such that many tax-efficient firms pay nothing at all, or even receive money back[...]