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Climate politics are tearing the West apart (opinion)

Thursday  19:40,   07 november 2019
cnn

Jonah Bader writes that climate change is causing cultural and political rifts in America and abroad. Several European countries have struggled to reconcile the interests of citizens with lofty goals of combating global warming. In America, climate... >>>

Former US ambassador to Mexico: Ambush murders show closer US-Mexico cooperation needed to fight crime

Thursday  19:15,   07 november 2019
foxnews

The U.S. and Mexico must cooperate more closely to fight cross-border organized crime that is seriously endangering citizens of both countries. Transnational criminal groups are undermining the sovereignty of both nations daily.The horrific murders... >>>

The Democrats' Senate strategy has a red state problem

Thursday  19:15,   07 november 2019
theweek

Tuesday's victories in deep-red Kentucky, where the Democrats appear to have squeaked out a win for the governor's mansion, and increasingly blue Virginia, where the Democrats took decisive control of the state government, have buoyed the... >>>

Republicans are counting on AOC and other far-left Democrats to help Trump get reelected

Thursday  19:15,   07 november 2019
foxnews

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is understandably concerned that some proposals she hears from Democratic presidential candidates and members of Congress are so far to the left that they could enable President Trump to win reelection.... >>>

The GOP’s Opposition to Impeachment Is (Terrifyingly) Principled

Thursday  18:45,   07 november 2019
nymag

Many conservatives simply value the preservation of liberal democracy less than the maintenance of their movement’s power.On impeachment, Republicans no longer know what to (officially)... >>>

What this 'impeachment' is really about — and it's not the Constitution

Thursday  18:45,   07 november 2019
thehill

This impeachment sham has nothing to do with House procedures, timelines for trials, or even Ukraine. It's about something more fundamental: This is about what Donald Trump represents.The establishment had a conception of how the world worked and... >>>

Iraq veteran: We defended American democracy. Now we're asking Congress to do the same.

Thursday  18:45,   07 november 2019
usatoday

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman and I took the same oath to serve America and the Constitution. And in Iraq, in October 2004, we bled on the same sand. I was shot in an ambush, fracturing both hips and herniating two discs in my lower back. That same... >>>

Donald Trump Is All Alone

Thursday  18:45,   07 november 2019
theatlantic

Presidents have long relied on attentive aides to help them cope with the stresses of office. Not Trump.Early in President Donald Trump’s term, White House aides worried that he was spending too much time cocooned in the building. So they went to a... >>>

What Trump Didn’t Say About the Massacre in Mexico

Thursday  18:21,   07 november 2019
nytimes

MEXICO CITY — The seven-month-old baby Faith Marie Johnson survived hours without food and water in a bullet-ridden SUV in northern Mexico until her family members arrived. She had miraculously escaped the bullets flying around her. Her mother was... >>>

Gregg Jarrett: Whistleblower not entitled to anonymity – He’s an informant acting as a Democratic operative

Thursday  05:00,   07 november 2019
foxnews

The notion that the Ukraine “whistleblower” is somehow entitled to anonymity was probably first peddled by The Flat Earth Society. It is a myth and demonstrably so. It is understandable why unscrupulous Democrats like Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif.,... >>>

Opinions | Trump is in trouble. Tuesday’s elections are proof.

Thursday  05:00,   07 november 2019
washingtonpost

Voters want elections to be about them, not the narcissist in the White House. Read more from E.J. Dionne’s archive, follow him on Twitter or subscribe to his updates on... >>>

Paris withdrawal: Trump officially turns his back on climate crisis and our own children

Wednesday  19:55,   06 november 2019
usatoday

Leaving the Paris climate accord isn’t about putting America first. It's about putting fossil fuel profits first and putting the rest of us at risk. Any international agreement can be improved. At its heart though, the Paris climate accord is... >>>

Farmer: I won't vote for Trump again without an end to high tariffs, trade war with China

Wednesday  19:55,   06 november 2019
usatoday

President Trump makes a lot of big promises to farmers like me who voted for him in 2016. But the burden of his trade war with China is even bigger.President Donald Trump made a big promise last month to American farmers who’ve been battered by his... >>>

Democrats' fantasies will kill health care

Wednesday  19:40,   06 november 2019
thehill

The system itself is dying, none of the proposals can fix it, and Democrats' ideas will accelerate system collapse.A new study by the prestigious National Academy of Sciences may expose "Medicare for All" as the fraud it... >>>

Live by the Plan, Die by the Plan

Wednesday  19:30,   06 november 2019
theatlantic

Has Elizabeth Warren outsmarted herself by getting specific on health care?Senator Elizabeth Warren last week released her Medicare for All plan. This complicated proposal is already drawing scrutiny. Attacks have come, predictably, from... >>>