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La Belle France

Myth No. 3 The French tend to surrender in conflicts. “Since World War II,” Britain’s Daily Mail tabloid proclaimed in 2009, France “and its army have been seen by many as standard-bearers for surrender, cowardice and military ineptitude.” In 2015, … Continue reading

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Two time LOSER

But Clinton’s great failing, the book — not to mention the election itself — makes clear, was her inability to fashion a message. She knew why she was running for president: It was her turn. But she could not say … Continue reading

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VIDEO – Trump can not win…

According to the ABC/WP poll, among 2016 voters, @realDonaldTrump would beat Hillary Clinton in a rematch — in the popular vote, no less. https://twitter.com/jonkarl/status/856138742628798468/photo/1 …And were the 2016 election held again today, it shows Trump would avenge his popular-vote loss. … Continue reading

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For and Against Trump

Trump is no fascist. He is a champion for the forgotten millions John Daniel Davidson www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/feb/05/trump-not-fascist-champion-for-forgotten-millions On Tuesday, just before the confirmation hearing for Attorney General nominee and Alabama GOP Sen. Jeff Sessions kicked off, an MTV News reporter demonstrated … Continue reading

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Obama Lies and Whoppers

Obama’s biggest whoppers www.washingtonpost.com/news/fact-checker/wp/2017/01/19/obamas-biggest-whoppers/ Media’s scrutiny of president resumes after 8 years Only hours into his new job, White House press secretary Sean Spicer attacked the media for what he called ”dishonesty” and ”deliberately false reporting.” He specifically challenged the … Continue reading

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VIDEO – Trump can not win…

According to the ABC/WP poll, among 2016 voters, @realDonaldTrump would beat Hillary Clinton in a rematch — in the popular vote, no less. https://twitter.com/jonkarl/status/856138742628798468/photo/1 …And were the 2016 election held again today, it shows Trump would avenge his popular-vote loss. … Continue reading

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What Putin is up to…

A little over a year ago, on a pleasant late fall evening, I was sitting on my front porch with a friend best described as a Ukrainian freedom fighter. He was smoking a cigarette while we watched Southeast DC hipsters … Continue reading

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Steve Bannon racist

Combative, Populist Steve Bannon Found His Man in Donald Trump www.nytimes.com/2016/11/27/us/politics/steve-bannon-white-house.html Steve Bannon racist

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Bill blames Hill

To be sure, these hidden supporters make up only a small portion of Trump voters, but they were the critical group that defied predictions and helped propel Mr. Trump to victory. www.nytimes.com/2016/11/16/opinion/did-moderates-help-elect-trump.html President Obama suggests Hillary Clinton is to blame … Continue reading

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Putin wants revenge and respect

Putin’s goal is both stealthy and simple: the end of the West as a coherent cultural and political entity. Russia loathes the idea that the rich democracies of North America and Europe should run the world. Their rules-based international order … Continue reading

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