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We read Omarosa’s book so you don’t have to

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Omarosa Manigault Newman’s Unhinged, the latest in a growing number of insider exposés about the Trump White House, appears to contain 15 years of evidence that Donald Trump was an exploitative, racist, and misogynist boss—all characteristics that Manigault Newman says she deliberately overlooked and even helped to normalize. Even more than the books that preceded Read More

What should India expect from Imran Khan?

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Despite the delays in official results, it seems likely that Imran Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)—or Pakistan Movement for Justice—will have a plurality of seats both in the National Assembly, and in the crucial Punjab Provincial Assembly. So what should India expect from a PTI-led civilian government in Pakistan? In his first speech since the elections, Read More

The EU de-escalated a trade war with the US by promising to do things it wanted to do anyway

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on The EU de-escalated a trade war with the US by promising to do things it wanted to do anyway
European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker went to the White House yesterday (July 25) hoping to avert an all-out trade war with the US. He came away having seemingly cajoled Donald Trump into a remarkable climbdown—and mainly by promising to do things that the EU has been planning to do for years. Obviously the European Union, Read More

Donald Trump already told us why he’s shouting at Iran

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He sees it as a good way to save face amidst a heap of bad news. Donald Trump’s all-caps harangue yesterday addressed at Iranian president Hassan Rouhani was unusually strident, even for him. It appeared at first to be a response to a speech by Rouhani, who warned against a US attack on Iran during Read More

Pentagon Official Defends Putin Invitation To Washington

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US President Donald Trump (L) and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin shake hands before attending a joint press conference after a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki, on July 16, 2018. – The US and Russian leaders opened an historic summit in Helsinki, with Donald Trump promising an “extraordinary relationship” and Vladimir Putin saying it Read More

Some Colorado Lawmakers Not Hopeful Of Helsinki Summit

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DENVER (CBS4) – Colorado’s Republican Sen. Cory Gardner and Republican Congressman Mike Coffman reacted to Monday’s meeting between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladmir Putin. Gardner tweeted in part, “Vladmir Putin’s Russia remains an adversary to the United States and nothing should change as of today.” Whether it be chemical attacks on our allied soil, Read More

The most successful activists don’t fight backlash, they embrace it

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By many measures, America is slowly moving to a more equal and socially just climate. It may take hundreds of years, but advocacy and activism are inching us closer to an idealized version of society: child poverty rates are at record lows, high school graduation rates are up, and public support for same-sex marriage continues Read More

What is “originalism?” Why Trump wants an originalist on the Supreme Court

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On Monday (July 9), US president Donald Trump will announce his pick to replace Anthony Kennedy on the nation’s highest court. The candidate for junior justice will no doubt be someone who claims to be an “originalist” or a “textualist,” which are just two ways of saying a judge guided by the US Constitution. Big Read More

Why India is building huge caves to store oil

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India’s expanding its oil stocks to avoid external price and supply shocks in future. On June 27, the Narendra Modi government announced a plan to build two new caves full of strategic petroleum reserves (SPRs) to maintain the country’s supplies for up to 12 days during exigencies. One of the caves will be built at Read More

Students Help Families Outside ICE Facility

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By Dominic Garcia AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– Chatfield High School student Sam Craig says he stood outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention facility in Aurora for hours on Thursday because he just wanted to help people. “We came out to this facility for an ICE protest about a week ago and after the protest we Read More