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Our Miserable 21st CenturyOur Miserable 21st Century
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:23:29 -0600
On the morning of November 9, 2016, America’s elite—its talking and deciding classes—woke up to a country they did not know. To most privileged and well-educated Americans, especially those living in its bicoastal bastions, the election of Donald Trump had been a thing almost impossible even to imagine. What sort of country would go and elect someone like Trump as president? Certainly not one they were familiar with, or understood anything about.
Missing the Meaning of Trump
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 04:23:42 -0600
, Wall Street Journal
Business World columnist Holman W. Jenkins, Jr., writes that liberals desperately pretend that Trump's rise is a message from Russia, not voters.
Trump Beefs Up Immigration-Law EnforcementTrump Beefs Up Immigration-Law Enforcement
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:15:28 -0600
The Trump administration Tuesday defended its policies focused on border and immigration enforcement, arguing that almost all unauthorized migrants pose a threat and potentially should be deported, especially if they violate U.S. law.President Trump carved out a temporary reprieve for nearly 800,000 migrants who entered the country as children to the United States and were allowed to work and avoid deportation under a program created by the Department of Homeland Security under President Obama.That program, known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, will continue for the time being, but...
Trump Not As Unpopular As Liberals Think
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:17:50 -0600
, New York Magazine
Are Trump's historically low approval ratings high enough for Republicans to avoid a 2018 disaster? Probably so, but there's not much room for error.
Rousting the Anti-Flynn Cabal
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:18:14 -0600
, Washington Times
In the anti-Trump media war, it is nearly impossible to keep the names straight without a scorecard. Barely had Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn's name faded from the news cycle than he was replaced by H.R. McMaster, another lieutenant general most Americans have never heard of. Will this latest general be any more fortunate than his predecessor? Only if he can overcome the frenzied machinations of the Obama deep state.
These Are the People Trump Calls 'Enemies'
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 07:04:12 -0600
, Washington Post
Thomas Gibbons-Neff, a fourth-generation military man, deployed twice to Afghanistan. The second time, as a 22-year-old Marine corporal in 2010, he led an eight-man infantry team into combat. Two of his men were wounded by enemy sniper fire, and one of his best buddies later died in combat.
Wee-Weed Up Media Pumps Out More Fake News
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:26:06 -0600
, Washington Times
President Trump, in his extraordinary press conference last week, called out the media for its brazenly biased reporting. In the 77-minute presser, he dissected their stories, called out the incessant tone of anger and hatred and clearly enunciated his view that the Trump White House is running just fine, no thanks to them.