Donald Trump

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Why the Justin Amash candidacy matters

April 29, 2020 6:08 pm

The Michigan congressmen offers a striking contrast to the incumbent and his Democratic challenger

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Justin Amash: a study in vanity

April 29, 2020 7:53 am

This preening egotist is the anti-Ron Paul

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Why are Republicans afraid of vote-by-mail?

April 28, 2020 12:29 pm

A postal election becomes a digital election, which should benefit the GOP

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The changes to come in the post-COVID world order

April 28, 2020 10:58 am

In a few months, everything will be largely back to what it was within the United States. The big changes will be geopolitical

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Are we now in a Fourth Turning Crisis?

April 27, 2020 12:01 pm

Fourth Turnings end with an existential crisis that either destroys the country or results in its renewal

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Disinfectant Donnie

April 25, 2020 2:26 pm

Trump turns normally sensible conservative journalists into a sort of Praetorian Guard, drawing their swords to defend his every utterance

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Half of Americans want their state to sue China for coronavirus damages

April 24, 2020 4:49 pm

And 70 percent of voters polled said China should be forced to allow independent investigators into the country to investigate the origins of the virus

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‘Trust but don’t verify’: US-China relations in the 21st century

April 24, 2020 1:15 pm

He crossed out the job-gutting trade deals, he withdrew from Obama’s Iran ‘deal’ and he took on China

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No, you aren’t meant to take Trump’s medical insights literally or seriously

April 24, 2020 9:20 am

The media will be scouring the land for Trump fans injecting disinfectant

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Will American exceptionalism survive the pandemic?

April 22, 2020 1:28 pm

By and large, the world’s most powerful and most expensive military establishment is not proving terribly relevant

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The Russia probe was mishandled worse than anyone could have imagined

April 21, 2020 8:04 pm

Newly declassified documents tell more of the story

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Jared Kushner pushes back on Trump’s immigration ban

April 21, 2020 4:27 pm

An internal battle rages

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Will the coronavirus succeed where Russiagate and Ukrainegate failed?

April 19, 2020 2:23 pm

At last, Donald Trump’s enemies may have found a winner

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Liberate…Michael Cohen?

April 17, 2020 4:52 pm

He’s siding with the rebels who are painting the economic shutdown as a plot not just against America but preeminently Trump himself

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I tried to warn the National Security Council about China — and was fired for it

April 17, 2020 2:17 pm

Corporations are exposing our 5G security to the Chinese Communist party

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Trump walks the recovery tightrope

April 16, 2020 6:21 pm

Good cop, bad cop...then back to work?

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It’s voter suppression time, again — this time it’s pandemic!

April 16, 2020 11:54 am

As the election gets closer, prepare to hear the ‘he cheated last time...’ argument trotted out again

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EDITORIAL: After the lockdown, the breakdown

April 16, 2020 10:57 am

The Trump administration’s $1,200 subvention to citizens is a drop in the swelling ocean of debt

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What a leaked Homeland Security report tells us about coronavirus

April 16, 2020 8:29 am

Could COVID be more prevalent — but less deadly — than we initially thought?

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Who will win the corona wars?

April 15, 2020 11:52 pm

History shows plagues are bad for big empires with weak frontiers: ask the Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius

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What about flattening the unemployment curve?

April 15, 2020 11:08 am

Rampant unemployment at a level not seen since the Great Depression could spur other health issues, including alcoholism and depression

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Sovereignty rules

April 14, 2020 11:55 am

The viruses-don’t-respect-borders slogan is dead wrong

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Saudi Arabia may have won an oil truce — but a greater conflict now looms

April 14, 2020 9:54 am

Despite all the hype, oil prices rose only a few dollars on Monday, and even that rally has quickly fizzled out

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Trump should shut down his press conferences, now

April 14, 2020 7:19 am

America needs ‘transparency’ from its government. It doesn’t need the daily Punch-and-Judy shows

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Has Fauci become the James Comey of the scientific community?

April 13, 2020 7:15 pm

Trump has sent a warning shot in the doctor’s direction