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The Longview News-Journal
Douthat: Trump — A traitor to his classThe Donald Trump phenomenon is a great gift to pundits because it can be analyz
Douthat: Trump — A traitor to his class
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
The Donald Trump phenomenon is a great gift to pundits because it can be analyzed and criticized in so many different ways. But two shorthands seem particularly useful. First, Trump essentially is using the Republican primary to run a third-party... Read more
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Salon.com
Sanders the populist, Trump the fascist: The truth about comparing two unlikely presidential contendersComparisons between Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are often lazy and sloppy—a
Sanders the populist, Trump the fascist: The truth about comparing two unlikely presidential contenders
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
Comparisons between Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are often lazy and sloppy—a point Chris Hayes humorously underscored recently by demonstrating how both men pronounce “huge” the same distinctive way—but there is an element of truth involved: they... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Ed Conant: Can the United States be saved from economic catastrophe?America is headed for a predictable, disastrous economic train wreck, and our l
Ed Conant: Can the United States be saved from economic catastrophe?
Savannah Morning News / Posted 28 days ago
America is headed for a predictable, disastrous economic train wreck, and our leaders are doing little to stop it. The federal debt has grown from less than $1 trillion when President Reagan took office to $18 trillion today. Because borrowing has... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Conant: Political courage needed to fix America's debt crisisRecently, the deficit — the amount the government needs to borrow each year — h
Conant: Political courage needed to fix America's debt crisis
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Recently, the deficit — the amount the government needs to borrow each year — has dipped, but this is only a temporary reprieve. The Congressional Budget Office predicts the deficit will climb again, doubling in the next 10 years. The debt — the... Read more

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