Category: Politics & Current Events

Donald Trump Jr.

Did Donald Trump Jr. Break the Law? Who is Implicated?

Without a doubt the most interesting story of the week has been the revelation of a meeting between Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, and a Russian lawyer. The initial story was published by the New York Times, and from there everything spiraled into a big media circus that is raising legal questions. Chief […]

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Don’t Blame the DNC For the Gianforte Win

Ever since Donald Trump was elected President of the United States, there has been a surge in activism and grass roots campaigning across the nation. There have been many protests, marches, and demonstrations by these new activists. It is very impressive, arguably akin to the rise of the far right Tea Party in 2010 that […]

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Globalization Is Not A Bad Thing

Introduction Globalization was a contentious issue in the 2016 presidential election. Our president has made no secret of his opposition to free trade and the trade partnerships that are NAFTA and TPP. On his third day in office he repealed the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), his predecessors signature trade achievement, and called for tax cuts for […]

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Trump’s Next Plan: War

This article is part of a new series called “Editors Notes” that will be published weekly.  Have you ever read The Prince by Machiavelli? I suggest that you do. It’s a terrific book that can be read over and over again as a playbook to consolidating and understanding power. It teaches you many things about how […]

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Weekend 5-Point Guide To Politics: Mass Rally, Governors, And More

Good morning, here’s what you need to know this weekend. President Donald Trump suggests mass rally  President Donald Trump suggested on Saturday that his supporters hold one big ‘yuge’ rally. “It would be the biggest of them all,” said Trump. “Maybe the millions of people who voted to MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN should have their […]

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The White House Has Banned CNN And More From Briefings

The White House took a giant step in the wrong direction today when it blocked CNN, The New York Times, LA Times, Politico and BBC. Breitbart news reporters were permitted to press briefings as was Fox News. Today reporters from both Time magazine and The Associated Press boycotted the press briefing today to stand in solidarity with the networks that weren’t allowed to be there.

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