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Yes, the English Language Is Important

Monday  15:20,   11 november 2019
nationalreview

There’s no substitute as a source of social cohesion . Why?Because our sense of community obviously depends heavily on it. Where a common language is present, it creates a cultural glue; where it isn’t, there are usually deep-seated divisions.Nice,... >>>

Bloomberg run should push Warren to the center — but won't

Monday  15:20,   11 november 2019
thehill

Bloomberg would be smart to enter the race; he would attract many Democrats who think Warren too toxic to beat Donald Trump. She should preempt that possibility by softening some of her positions, but she cannot. Warren is in a box of her own... >>>

Bloomberg + Sanders + Biden + Trump + Warren = 374. What's wrong with this 2020 picture?

Monday  15:20,   11 november 2019
usatoday

Research shows older adults are slower to conceptualize problems and make changes when circumstances shift. How would that work in the Situation Room? Former President Jimmy Carter, a marvel of clear-headedness at 95, said recently that by the time... >>>

Nikki Haley’s Audacious Bet

Monday  01:20,   11 november 2019
theatlantic

The former South Carolina governor’s new book is a gamble that the future of the Republican Party looks a lot like Trump.Nikki Haley, the bright hope of Trump-skeptical Republicans, has placed a big bet that the Republican future will be almost as... >>>

A dose of reality on Medicare for All's cost

Sunday  16:50,   10 november 2019
washingtonexaminer

Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren just released her plan to pay for Medicare for All. It's ludicrous from the jump.Presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren just released her plan to pay for Medicare for All. It's ludicrous from the... >>>

Opinions | We’ve never needed Remembrance Day poppies more than right now

Sunday  15:55,   10 november 2019
washingtonpost

The hateful ideologies that led to two terrible wars are resurging.One can still see red poppies pinned to lapels on Remembrance Sunday across Britain. The tradition, marked this year on Nov. 10, persists even though the creators of the holiday are... >>>

Bloomy on the Brink

Sunday  15:55,   10 november 2019
nytimes

We’ve had the baby. So why not the nanny? Donald Trump has turned the White House — and America — into his crib, wailing and spitting up and throwing things. Republican lawmakers have been consigned to diaper duty. So maybe it’s fitting for Mrs.... >>>

A Bloomberg Presidential Run Comes Down to One Question

Sunday  05:15,   10 november 2019
theatlantic

How much do votes... >>>

How Scientists Got Climate Change So Wrong

Saturday  22:15,   09 november 2019
nytimes

For decades, most scientists saw climate change as a distant prospect. We now know that thinking was wrong. This summer, for instance, a heat wave in Europe penetrated the Arctic, pushing temperatures into the 80s across much of the Far North and,... >>>

Michael Bloomberg’s Ego Is an Agent of Socialist Change

Friday  23:40,   08 november 2019
nymag

The longer the Democratic Establishment refuses to accept that Joe Biden is their only hope, the better Sanders and Warren’s chances will be.These are anxious days for Democrats who favor gated communities and unfettered trade. Americans who believe >>>

The tax proposals by Elizabeth Warren are simply not realistic

Friday  23:40,   08 november 2019
thehill

The combined costs of her various proposals would amount to an unrealistic amount of money.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or... >>>

Save the Planet (Except the Babies)

Friday  19:20,   08 november 2019
nationalreview

A group of scientists advocates creepy, dystopian solutions to the world’s environmental problems.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not necessarily represent the views of MSN or >>>

Donald Trump Is Sabotaging His Reelection (And The GOP)

Friday  18:26,   08 november 2019
dailycaller

Americans want presidents who inspire. They reward optimism, not shame . Lincoln was correct: it’s all about the better angels.Charles Kolb was deputy assistant to the president for domestic policy in the George H.W. Bush White House from 1990-1992. >>>

New GOP Ukraine Defense: Trump Was Just a Patsy for Sondland

Friday  18:10,   08 november 2019
nymag

“There is no direct linkage to the president of the United States.”The Washington Postreports House Republicans are formulating a new impeachment defense of President Trump. Rather than deny that the extortion scheme took place, or defend the... >>>

We need solutions for children fleeing violence in Central America. The current system is failing

Friday  18:10,   08 november 2019
thehill

The historic number of children coming alone to the United States this year is a resounding call to address the violence and lack of protection that are driving children out of their countries in the first place. Fortunately, we have some ways... >>>