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No one understands the dysfunctions and debilitating impact of America's political system in the swamp better than Mark Melcher and Steve Soukup. For decades between them, they followed Washington for Wall Street at one of America's largest brokerage houses. For the last 16 years, the two have run their own, independent research shop, delivering political commentary and forecasting to the investment community, studying the intersection between politics and economics. This pushed them into a...
Much of today's incivility and contempt for personal liberty has its roots on college campuses, and most of the uncivil and contemptuous are people with college backgrounds. Let's look at a few highly publicized recent examples of incivility and attacks on free speech.
After adding at least 37 seats and taking control of the House by running on change, congressional Democrats appear to be about to elect as their future leaders three of the oldest faces in the party.
Her father famously campaigned against Clinton's misuse of emails, and crowds at Trump rallies still erupt in cries of "lock her up."
U.S. Senator-elect Rick Scott (R-Fla.) says he's excited about his election victory, which is now official. And he's coming to Washington with a ten-point plan to make Congress work for the people, he says.
A caravan of more than 1,500 Honduran migrants moves north after crossing the border from Honduras into Guatemala on October 15, 2018 in Esquipulas, Guatemala. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
The Trump administration has been pressing other countries to act against Iran’s “malign” conduct in the region and beyond, but its repudiation of the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) nuclear deal has drawn no official support in Europe.
Imran Khan responded to the fresh batch of criticism from the U.S. president with several acerbic tweets of his own, disputing Trump’s assertion that the Pakistanis “don’t do a damn thing for us.”