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The great US-China clash has arrived

Wednesday  23:00,   19 september 2018
thehill

At its core, this is a contest of who will dominate Asia diplomatically, economically and militarily — and who will lay claim to the title of 21st global superpower.Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our...[...]

Kavanaugh decision moment: A horrendous act or a monstrous lie

Tuesday  20:06,   18 september 2018
cnn

Republicans are in a fraught position: If they drop Brett Kavanaugh, they fear it will send a message that a career can be stopped by an unproved allegation, but if they stand by him and he makes it to the Supreme Court, they could be stuck with a...[...]

Why sexual assault survivors often don't come forward

Tuesday  20:06,   18 september 2018
cnn

Our societal response to accusations of sexual misconduct must take as a given that it is unequivocally wrong. This would provide a baseline for the Senate to hold those who commit such acts of misconduct to account, writes Deborah TuerkheimerAs the [...]

Don't repeat Anita Hill nightmare with Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford

Tuesday  20:06,   18 september 2018
usatoday

Don't make Kavanaugh and Ford a reprise of Thomas and Hill. What will it say to our daughters and sons if we once again only believe him and not her? This is about more than the November election. This is about more than whether the court bends...[...]

Republicans' midterm election prospects suffer fresh blow with Kavanaugh doubts

Tuesday  18:52,   18 september 2018
washingtonexaminer

The Republican Party’s dimming midterm election prospects suffered a fresh blow Monday as doubts grew about the confirmation of President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, federal appellate judge Brett Kavanaugh. Eleventh hour sexual misconduct...[...]

This is what happens when you try to jam through a Supreme Court appointment

Tuesday  18:27,   18 september 2018
msn

Many Republicans are turning tail now, saying the judge’s accuser should be heard.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...[...]

Kavanaugh Too

Tuesday  18:27,   18 september 2018
nationalreview

You can’t convict a person for being just the type.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...[...]

Democrats Want Their Pound of Kavanaugh Flesh

Monday  03:30,   17 september 2018
nationalreview

They want to make sure that, if confirmed, he’s damaged goods in the public eye.The 27-year-old “Anita Hill” strategy of digging for dirt on a Supreme Court nominee didn’t work with Clarence Thomas back in 1991. But desperate times for liberals call [...]

Republicans' hurricane hubris

Thursday  20:05,   13 september 2018
theweek

Another enormously powerful storm is barreling towards the United States. Hurricane Florence is projected to strike the Carolinas and Georgia late this week, inflicting severe wind and storm surge damage. Just as dangerous is the projection that it...[...]

Barack Obama's return just reminds us how he fueled the distrust that led to Donald Trump

Thursday  20:00,   13 september 2018
usatoday

Who cares if Obama belatedly cheers for transparency and accountability? He should admit that he made the government more dangerous at home and abroad.  Nothing that Trump can do or say should be permitted to expunge Obama’s derelictions.James...[...]

Judge Andrew Napolitano: Donald Trump and the rule of law

Thursday  20:00,   13 september 2018
foxnews

Last week, The New York Times published a scathing critique of Donald Trump -- the man and the president. The Times said the critique was written by a senior Trump administration official who insisted on remaining unnamed. This bitter and harsh...[...]

Why Democrats Love Democratic Socialism

Thursday  20:00,   13 september 2018
nationalreview

It sounds like ‘social democracy’ but is very different—and very dangerous.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...[...]

An unstoppable Florence meets Trump’s immovable Washington

Thursday  19:35,   13 september 2018
msn

Because the GOP still hasn’t learned its lesson, the response to the next storm may be worse.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...[...]

With coal, the problem isn't just climate change — it's also pollution

Thursday  18:32,   13 september 2018
washingtonexaminer

It’s no secret that under the Trump administration, the Environmental Protection Agency is working to replace existing laws with more relaxed regulations. While the debate on air pollution regulations, for example, often centers on climate change,...[...]

The generation that barely remembers 9/11

Thursday  13:35,   13 september 2018
theweek

I am among the youngest people who can still remember 9/11. Seventeen years ago today, I was 8 years old; more than two-thirds of my life has been lived in a world without the Twin Towers. I can only barely recall what happened that day. My father,...[...]