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Buchanan Calls Trump "The Great White Hope"

A lot of people have suggested that Donald Trump’s candidacy this year is heir to the Pat Buchanan campaigns of the 1990’s – including Buchanan himself. The former candidate provided his explanation of Trump’s appeal in an appropriately titled article: The Great Wh [...]

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Donald Trump, exposed

NY Times: The comparison was inflammatory, to say the least. Former Gov. William F. Weld of Massachusetts equated Donald J. Trump’s immigration plan with Kristallnacht, the night of horror in 1938 when rampaging Nazis smashed Jewish homes and businesses in Germany and killed scores of Je [...]

Immigration has been a fixture of debate in the 2016 presidential campaign. The presidential candidates have expressed, shall we say, [...]

Daily Kos Radio is RECYCLING ITSELF at 9 AM ET!

Well, we haven’t got a show to re-run from this day last year, because we were running a re-run. The primary season online political news cycle being what it is, though, a year ago might as well be ancient history. So we’ll jump back six months in time instead, to November 30, 2015. We we [...]

The first thing you need to know about Patrick Bayer is that he’s an economist, a social scientist and part of a discipline tha [...]

Top Ten Things About So-Called "Progressives" That Irritate the Hell Out of Me

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Memorial Day Open Thread

Today we justly honor the many men and women who died while serving in our Armed Forces. This year, more than most, I'm struck by the fact that war is not a distant memory, or an occasional event, but an ever-present condition. In war… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit m [...]

"Assad Must Go … Or Sump’n"

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Memorial Day Crocodile Tears from Those Who Create Wars

Go to Source : Memorial Day Crocodile Tears from Those Who Create Wars

Last week — after intense pressure from the news media — Donald Trump made good on a promise he had made in January. He gave $1 milli [...]

Memorial Day is a time to remember those who gave their lives to protect this country. It is a day when the focus on those sacrifices [...]

Sweden Joins NATO’s Emerging War Against Russia

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The HighwaymenThe Highwaymen Live – American Outlaws Columbia/Legacy   Sony Music Group The recent passing of Merle Haggard  [...]

When You See the Film of These Brave Veterans in Therapy, It Will Change How You Think About PTSD

As millions of Americans around the country fire up the grills on Memorial Day and welcome the arrival of summer, it might be easy to forget what the holiday is supposed to commemorate. That’s why on Monday, the POV (Point of View) series on PBS will air Of Men and War, a documenta [...]

Brazil is in crisis. Earlier this month, President Dilma Rousseff was ousted from office after a series of scandals led to impeachment proc [...]

Six nights a week, Popole Misenga travels by bus from a favela in the northern reaches of Rio de Janeiro to a private college on the city&# [...]

FRESNO, Calif. — When Donald Trump began his campaign by accusing Mexico of sending drug dealers, rapists and other criminals into th [...]

VISALIA, Calif. — Charles Rothbaum has waited a long time for a presidential candidate to visit this traditionally red, Central Valle [...]

Open thread for night owls: Making America great again like it was in the ‘good old days’

 If you haven’t seen this, here’s your chance. The Donnie knows how to handle dissent.  x YouTube Video HIGH IMPACT STORIES • THE WEEK’S HIGH IMPACT STORIES TOP COMMENTS TWEET OF THE DAY x When #corporate polluters manipulate our political system with big $, our #climate pays the price [...]

SpaceX could help with military launches, but its primary goal is far more ambitious

It’s launch day at Kennedy Space Center in the not-too distant future. On the pad stands a gleaming rocket, pointed eagerly at the sky. Then the exciting countdown begins … 3 … 2 … 1 … and it rises on a pillar of fire. Clearing the gantry, it quickly rolls slightly and s [...]