Category Archives: Politics

Is Trump a Turning Point in World Politics?

Joseph S. Nye, Jr. in Project Syndicate – Will Donald Trump’s presidency mark a major turning point in world history, or is it a minor historical accident? Trump’s electoral appeal may turn on domestic politics, but his effect on world … Continue reading

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Is America a Myth?

Robin Wright of the New Yorker – The United States feels like it is unravelling. It’s not just because of a toxic election season, a national crisis over race, unemployment and hunger in the land of opportunity, or a pandemic that’s killing tens of … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Democracy, Politics, The New Yorker, United States

New poll shows Trump’s tough path to reelection

Reid Wilson of The Hill – One of the first major national polls released after the Republican National Convention shows former Vice President Joe Biden with an almost double-digit lead over President Trump. The survey, conducted by veteran pollster Ann Selzer for Grinnell … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Joe Biden, Politics, polls, The Hill

Republicans incriminate Trump, decimate his ‘Russia hoax’ narrative

Marik von Rennenkampff in The Hill – In 2018, Steve Bannon accused Donald Trump’s top campaign officials of “treasonous” and “unpatriotic” conduct, according to author Michael Wolff. Bannon, like a long list of former Trump associates, is now in a world of legal trouble. But … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Donald Trump, Fake news, government, Investigation, Journalism, leadership, Politics, Putin, Republicans, Roger Stone, Russia, The Hill, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, White House

Steve Bannon, three others charged with fraud in border wall fundraising campaign

Erica Orden and Kara Scannell of CNN – New York federal prosecutors on Thursday charged President Donald Trump’s former adviser Steve Bannon and three others with defrauding donors of hundreds of thousands of dollars as part of a fundraising campaign purportedly aimed at … Continue reading

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