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To ‘succeed,’ you just need all the guns

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[ad_1] Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro has a new national goal: He’s going to expand his massive private army to 4 million gunmen by the end of 2020. Another triumph of socialism! And never mind that the policies of Maduro and his late predecessor, Hugo Chávez, have brought the nation to …

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Socialism Nearly As Popular As Capitalism Among Young Adults

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[ad_1] Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin Positive attitudes toward capitalism have fallen dramatically since 2010. GettyTopline: While public opinion on socialism has stayed stagnant over the last decade, according to a Gallup poll released Monday, attitudes toward capitalism have declined dramatically among 18-39 year olds, making …

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Bernie Sanders’ bad plan to ‘save’ journalism

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[ad_1] You can always count on Bernie Sanders: Whatever the problem, he’s ready to fix things with more top-down control. Now he’s here to save the news biz. In an opinion piece for the Columbia Journalism Review, the Vermont socialist unveiled his plan to restore “real journalism,” find “real journalists” …

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Dems have swarmed completely out of the political mainstream

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[ad_1] Once you strip away all the hysteria surrounding Donald Trump’s presidency, you’re left with a policy agenda of a populist, big-government Republican. Whether or not you have a moral or personal case against Trump himself, the president’s stated policy positions fall well within the contours of traditional right-left politics.Can …

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Don’t underestimate Trump’s foreign policy and other commentary

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[ad_1] Historian: Don’t Underestimate Trump the Statesman “The Trump administration’s foreign policy is too frequently underestimated,” Niall Ferguson avers at The Boston Globe. Take Mideast diplomacy: “No journalist I know takes seriously Jared Kushner’s Middle East peace initiative,” but the effort is deeply attuned to new realities in the region, …

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