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Trump is flip-flopping on everything — and it may make him great again

Monday  22:16,   17 april 2017
MarketWatch

President Donald Trump has switched positions on at least half a dozen major economic and foreign policy issues in the last week alone. The net result: Trump is emerging as a president more acceptable to the mainstream, writes Paul[...]

How the Airlines Became Abusive Cartels

Monday  21:40,   17 april 2017
The New York Times

Airline deregulation brought about consolidation, and that led to mistreatment of customers. The industry needs to be regulated more closely.The recent United Airlines bumping debacle has prompted calls for reforms in the system of auctions that[...]

On North Korea, the 'Trump doctrine' is flexibility at its finest

Monday  18:16,   17 april 2017
The Hill

OPINION | All options are on the table, as it should be.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[...]

On North Korea, the 'Trump doctrine' is flexibility at its finest

Monday  18:16,   17 april 2017
The Hill

OPINION | All options are on the table, as it should be.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[...]

Liberals went off the deep end on immigration: Column

Monday  18:10,   17 april 2017
USA TODAY

The immigration issue amply demonstrates that when political pendulums swing too much to one side, they then swing back wildly and uncontrollably. President Trump’s rhetoric and policies toward immigrants, legal and undocumented, have been harsh,[...]

Trump's pivot is real — he's more right-wing than ever

Monday  18:05,   17 april 2017
Vox.com

Goldman Sachs runs the economy; Jeff Sessions runs civil rights. Donald Trump’s long, improbable journey to political power has been marked by a nearly endless procession of fallacious media conceits. The latest of these posits that the apparent[...]

'Mother of All Bombs': What many in the media are missing

Friday  21:07,   14 april 2017
FOX News

There is nothing particularly significant about the employment in Afghanistan of the weapon slyly titled the MOAB (‘Mother of all bombs”). It is not the conventional equivalent of the Hiroshima bomb, it releases only one-tenth of one percent of the [...]

Why Trump is right on North Korea

Friday  21:07,   14 april 2017
FOX News

The United States and North Korea are finally facing off this Easter weekend over Kim Jong Un’s insatiable appetite for courting danger. Here’s why President Trump is doing the right thing by taking a hard line. While the rest of the world sits by,[...]

Ralph Nader: Use United's bloody O'Hare debacle to demand change

Friday  21:07,   14 april 2017
USA TODAY

United Airlines and its still unfolding “reaccommodation” debacle remind me of the day I was denied boarding by Allegheny Airlines in April 1972 for a Washington, D.C. to Hartford, Conn. flight. Arriving at the ticket counter with a confirmed[...]

Opinion | Trump’s recent flip-flops are something to (cautiously) celebrate

Friday  21:07,   14 april 2017
MSN

Moving closer to the mainstream of American values is a good thing.WHEN A politician flip-flops, an editorial writer’s instinct is to pounce. When the politician flip-flops a half-dozen times in a week, as President Trump has done, the instinct is[...]

COULTER: Lassie, Come Home

Friday  06:45,   14 april 2017
The Daily Caller

We want the president of America back, not the president of the world.War is like crack for presidents. It confers instant gravitas, catapulting them to respectability, bypassing all station stops. They get to make macho pronouncements on a topic[...]

If Ivanka Trump was a Democrat's kid, the media would worship her

Thursday  19:55,   13 april 2017
The Hill

OPINION | Don't believe it? Just look at Chelsea Clinton's press coverageThe nation's leading journalists, talking heads, and television analysts collectively threw a full-blown media hissy fit after first daughter Ivanka Trump announced[...]

Don’t Fire Sean Spicer!

Thursday  19:47,   13 april 2017
The Daily Beast

Firing him for what was obviously a horrible mistake—not an act of maliciousness—would be yet another mistake to add to this administration’s ever-growing list. If the boss does decide to “re-accomodate” Spicer, don’t expect it to happen anytime[...]

How to Stand Up to Trump and Win

Thursday  19:47,   13 april 2017
The New York Times

Don’t just hold a sign. Experts share how to resist and get results.BOSTON — After President Trump’s election, a wave of furious opposition erupted. It was an emotional mix of denial and anger, the first two stages of grief, and it wasn’t very[...]

Opinion | Yes, Sean Spicer, facts do matter, especially when you mention Hitler

Thursday  19:11,   13 april 2017
MSN

Spicer’s cringe-worthy comments have him on thin iceIt’s hard not to feel a little something like sympathy for Sean Spicer. He serves two masters: first, a boss who reportedly has expressed dissatisfaction with his performance and second, a White[...]