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Ideological Tug-of-War

And all at once, a sigh of relief could be heard in boardrooms across the globe. The Fren...

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Charles de Gaulle

Vive le Choix

The Fifth French Republic was the creation of General de Gaulle. Contemptuous of what he c...

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Will Russiagate Backfire on the Left?

The big losers of the Russian hacking scandal may yet be those who invested all their capi...

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Back to Business

The Electoral College has spoken, and it's full steam ahead for President-to-be Trump. Man...

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Eating Humble Pie and Hitler Crow

In last week's column, I wished the Trump camp good luck, while taking great pains to not ...

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The Sailer Strategy

As the Duke of Wellington more or less said after the Battle of Waterloo, it was a damn cl...

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Hatfield Clan

Revenge of the Yahoos

A fundamental but hugely unacknowledged divide in America is the intergalactically large c...

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Democracy Will Survive

This morning (Nov. 1) The Times (London, not New York) had a gloomy leading article. Refle...

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A Woman Should Vote With Her Husband

This election is going to have unprecedented political infidelity. A good 20 percent of hu...

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An Establishment in Panic

Pressed by moderator Chris Wallace as to whether he would accept defeat should Hillary Cli...

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The Week of Maximum Overdrive

There are less than three weeks left before Election Day and if the next two are anything ...

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Rigging Elections

Ironically, the most far-reaching scheme to rig this and future American elections isn"€...

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Is the System Rigged? You Betcha.

“Remember, it’s a rigged system. It’s a rigged election,” said Don...

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Bill and Hillary Clinton

Sexual Politics

Late last week, the respectable media was shocked, shocked to discover that Donald Trump i...