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Opinions: Lessons from a century of communism
FOX News: Donna Brazile, you were absolutely right to tell Democrats to ‘go to hell’
NYT > Opinion: Editorial Observer: What Russian Revolution?
Opinions: Trump’s latest claim about the Texas shooting is disingenuous nonsense
Opinions: The Russia issue does matter to voters
Opinions: Is the GOP tax plan political suicide, or just a murder set up to look like one?
FOX News: Ditch political correctness and wise up. Empower cops to fight radical Islamic terrorists here at home
Opinions: We need answers from Wilbur Ross
NYT > Opinion: Op-Ed Columnist: What to Watch on Election Day
Opinion: Why the Paradise Papers matter
Opinions: Have Democrats learned their lesson? Theres reason for hope.
Opinions: Morning Bits
FOX News: Judith Miller: Who worries Korea’s leader the most — Trump or Kim?
Opinions: The GOP tax plan is an anti-adoption recipe for abortion
Opinions: In Argentina, we usually feel safe from terrorism. Not after New York.
NYT > Opinion: Vietnam ’67: Why Thailand Takes Pride in the Vietnam War
NYT > Opinion: Op-Ed Contributor: The Paradise Papers Hacking and the Consequences of Privacy
NYT > Opinion: On Campus: The Catch-22 of Applying for Private Scholarships
NYT > Opinion: Op-Ed Contributors: The Bipartisan Opportunity of Energy Efficiency
NYT > Opinion: Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Sutherland Springs Only Happens to Be in Texas
Opinion: Greeces membership of the euro is still tenuous

 

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German economy minister threatens counter-measures in response to US sanctions on Russia
Op-Ed Contributor: The Past Week Proves That Trump Is Destroying Our Democracy
Op-Ed Columnist: The Americans Who Saved Health Insurance
Before Manliness Lost Its Virtue
Goodbye to the Scaramouch
State Department considers scrubbing democracy promotion from its mission
Why Jeff Sessions is going to lose his war against cannabis
Is the American republic built to withstand a malevolent president? | Michael Goldfarb
Opinion: The Specialists Stranglehold on Medicine
What Monkeys Can Teach Us About Fairness
Reactions to Sessions’s call for tougher sentencing
Trump: Hazardous to Our Health
Putin’s leaky strategy

 

1. Opinions from mikenova (37 sites)
Opinions: Lessons from a century of communism

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FOX News: Donna Brazile, you were absolutely right to tell Democrats to ‘go to hell’

The reason why so many Democrats wish Donna Brazile would shut up is actually quite clear. Democrats traditionally paper over any conflicts in their party.

FOX News

NYT > Opinion: Editorial Observer: What Russian Revolution?

Demonstrators with images of Joseph Stalin and Vladimir Lenin at a rally marking the 100th anniversary of the 1917 Russian Revolution.

NYT > Opinion

Opinions: Trump’s latest claim about the Texas shooting is disingenuous nonsense

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Opinions: The Russia issue does matter to voters

Opinions

Opinions: Is the GOP tax plan political suicide, or just a murder set up to look like one?

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FOX News: Ditch political correctness and wise up. Empower cops to fight radical Islamic terrorists here at home

We have to let the police be the police and investigate terrorists and other criminals regardless of religion, ethnicity or race based on tried and true procedures.

FOX News

Opinions: We need answers from Wilbur Ross

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NYT > Opinion: Op-Ed Columnist: What to Watch on Election Day

A wall display of names of campaign volunteers for Ralph Northam, the Democratic candidate for Virginia governor.

NYT > Opinion

Opinion: Why the Paradise Papers matter

Offshore finance makes it easier to hide wealth in plain sight

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Opinions: Have Democrats learned their lesson? Theres reason for hope.

Candidates and even the party establishment may be realizing its not enough just to run against Trump.

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Opinions: Morning Bits

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FOX News: Judith Miller: Who worries Korea’s leader the most — Trump or Kim?

Who most worries South Koreas President Moon Jae In?

FOX News

Opinions: The GOP tax plan is an anti-adoption recipe for abortion

Republicans are trying to take away a benefit that helps parents adopt.

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Opinions: In Argentina, we usually feel safe from terrorism. Not after New York.

The terrorist attack on Halloween shocked people in the victims’ native country.

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NYT > Opinion: Vietnam ’67: Why Thailand Takes Pride in the Vietnam War

While the conflict is remembered rightly as a tragedy in both the United States and Vietnam, Thai soldiers are remembered as heroes.

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NYT > Opinion: Op-Ed Contributor: The Paradise Papers Hacking and the Consequences of Privacy

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Rosss holdings in a company connected to Vladimir Putins family was among the information disclosed in documents from the international law firm Appleby.

NYT > Opinion

NYT > Opinion: On Campus: The Catch-22 of Applying for Private Scholarships

College students can lose out on financial aid if they supplement tuition with private donations.

NYT > Opinion

NYT > Opinion: Op-Ed Contributors: The Bipartisan Opportunity of Energy Efficiency

A lot of the energy produced in America is wasted. Reducing this inefficiency means big economic and environmental benefits.

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NYT > Opinion: Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Sutherland Springs Only Happens to Be in Texas

There is nothing particularly Lone Star State-ish about a mass killing these days. Ask New York, or Las Vegas.

NYT > Opinion

Opinion: Greeces membership of the euro is still tenuous

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German economy minister threatens counter-measures in response to US sanctions on Russia

Following the adoption of new sanctions against Russia by both chambers of the US congress, Brigitte Zypries threatened that Europe may take counter-measures.
Op-Ed Contributor: The Past Week Proves That Trump Is Destroying Our Democracy

Do Americans have what it takes to stop him?

Op-Ed Columnist: The Americans Who Saved Health Insurance

The fight isnt over, but savor last weeks victory and recognize its heroes.

Before Manliness Lost Its Virtue

The ancient Greeks wouldnt recognize the Trump administrations concept of manliness.
Goodbye to the Scaramouch

A president with a codpiece and a former Marine Corps general trying to rein him in.
State Department considers scrubbing democracy promotion from its mission

There were signs Rex Tillerson wanted to get rid of democracy promotion at the State Department, and now he might make it official.
Why Jeff Sessions is going to lose his war against cannabis

The attorney general is outmatched.

Is the American republic built to withstand a malevolent president? | Michael Goldfarb

The principle of common good underpins the constitution. Donald Trump is gleefully shredding that idealThe Trump administration, having passed the six-month milestone in office, kicked off the next phase of his presidency with an explosion of crazy, spread over the past seven days. Like sweeps week on The Apprentice, every day saw some headline-grabbing event to garner ratings. It started with leaks against his former bosom buddy, attorney general, Jeff Sessions. President Trump, sources said, was planning to fire him. It moved on to a speech to the Boy Scouts of America jamboree, where Trump told the story of a property developer who lost a fortune and was lurking at a New York party with the hottest people. Later, there was a tweet announcement banning transgender people from the military.

This explosion of crazy concluded with his new White House chief of communications, Anthony Scaramucci, calling the New Yorkers political correspondent Ryan Lizza to trash virtually everyone in the White House. He compared himself positively to the presidents dark lord and special adviser, Stephen Bannon: Im not Steve Bannon, Im not trying to suck my own cock. Im not trying to build my own brand off the fucking strength of the president.

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Opinion: The Specialists Stranglehold on Medicine

Neither political Neither party is addressing the real reason health care costs so much. 

What Monkeys Can Teach Us About Fairness

Whether the reward is a grape or a dollar, studies show that inequality is offensive.
Reactions to Sessions’s call for tougher sentencing
Trump: Hazardous to Our Health

Our salesman in chief celebrates hawking a shoddy product.
Putin’s leaky strategy

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