US Politics

A giant’s robe upon a dwarfish thief

How will the Trump Presidency end? According to Eliot A. Cohen at The Atlantic “Sooner or later, tyrants are always abandoned by their followers” An excerpt from the article “… to

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US Politics

The Politics of Hate

Donald Trump might not drink alcohol, but he is fueled by another addiction, probably more dangerous: the roar of the crowd. After every brief period of detox in Washington, surrounded

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Bob Woodward’s “Fear”

Almost half a century later, the ghost of the scandal that launched Woodward’s career haunts the Trump White House. Bob Woodward’s “Fear” belongs on a shelf with the literature of

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Things are really heating up

In one week, President Trump lost or came dangerously close to losing four of his most loyal allies. Three people have switched sides completely, which could mean more political and

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Maria Butina & David Keene from the NRA
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Russia and the far right’s cozy affair

Another excellent article by E.J.Dionne from the Washington Post: The links among Vladimir Putin, President Trump, and segments of both the Republican Party and the American conservative movement seem bizarre.

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