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Who Is Really Eliminating American Democracy?

By Sophia I / June 18, 2021

The point: If we Americans can not even settle on which heroes and vacations are to be commemorated together, does that not inform us something about whether we are truly, any longer, one country and one individuals? By a vote of 30-1 in the House, with unanimous support in the Senate, Juneteenth, June 19, which […]

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All Is Buzz for the Biden-Putin Top

By Sophia I / June 15, 2021

For the G7 conference– of the heads of federal government of seven of the world’s 10 biggest economies– and the gatherings today of NATO and the European Union in Brussels appear created more to send out messages than to portend action. What are those messages? History repeats itself, initially as catastrophe, then as farce. Karl […]

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Joe Manchin: Racist or Profile in Courage

By Sophia I / June 11, 2021

What has given this moderate Democrat from West Virginia such an opportunity to write himself into the history books? It is the unique political circumstances of 2021. In 1859, Abraham Lincoln related the tale of an Eastern monarch who charged his wise men with discovering words that would everywhere and always be true. The wise […]

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What Is America’s Cause in the World?

By Sophia I / June 8, 2021

Economic nationalism is alive and well in the GOP, and securing the border remains a central concern of America’s center-right. “Take away this pudding; it has no theme,” is a comment attributed to Winston Churchill, when a disappointing dessert was put in front of him. Writers have used Churchill’s remark to describe a foreign policy […]

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Democratic Face-off: Kamala vs. Manchin

By Sophia I / June 5, 2021

When it comes to Manchin, he is sitting in the catbird seat in the Democratic Celebration. He holds the whip hand over both Bulk Leader Chuck Schumer and Biden. For if the West Virginian refuses to bend or break on the filibuster, then not only will the ballot rights expense fail in the Senate, so, […]

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Were the Wars Wise? Were They Worth It?

By Sophia I / June 4, 2021

While the service and sacrifice were constantly respectable and frequently heroic, never ever to be forgotten, were the wars these soldiers were sent to fight and pass away in sensible? Were they required? Through the long Memorial Day weekend, anybody who checked out the papers or seen television could not miss or be unmoved by […]

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Does Our Variety Portend Disintegration?

By Sophia I / May 28, 2021

Is there no limitation to the racial, spiritual, ideological, political, cultural and ethnic variety the country can accommodate before it splinters into its component parts? After 9 individuals were shot to death by a public transit employee, who then eliminated himself in San Jose, the current mass murder in America, California Guv Gavin Newsom promoted […]

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Merkel Flips Off Biden’s Protest– to Buy Putin’s Gas

By Sophia I / May 25, 2021

Would a Germany that is doubling its dependence on Russia for the natural gas that fuels its economy be willing to go to war against that very same Russia, and send out German soldiers to combat together with NATO? Would Berlin want to state war by itself filling station? When the U.S. produced NATO, a […]

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Did the GOP Simply Dodge a Bullet?

By Sophia I / May 21, 2021

Democrats had actually prepared for that the commission hearings would rivet the nation and media’s attention all this year, with the last report coming out at year’s end. This would allow the Democrats and their media allies to make Trump’s actions on Jan. 6– the worst day of his presidency– and not the record of […]