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Washington Watch: BookTV Afterwords- Carlos Lozada Interviewing David Frum: Trumpocracy & The State of Western Democracy

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Maybe Trumpocracy is another way of talking about the new highly rated Washington reality TV show known as The White House, with Donald Trump. I say highly rated and not … Continue reading

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John Birch Society: John F. McManus- Understanding Donald Trump

Source: John Birch Society: John F. McManus- Understanding Donald Trump If there is one group that you think would stick with a President like Donald Trump, it would be the John Birch Society. They’ve been talking about what he ran on … Continue reading

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The Atlantic: McKay Coppins- Is Trumpism The New Conservatism?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat To answer McKay Coppins question: no, Trumpism is not the new conservatism. And why do I say that? Well, because it’s true and if you want more of an explanation … Continue reading

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The Thinking Atheist: Seth Andrews Interviewing Dr. Michael Shermer- Why Smart People Believe Stupid Things

Source: The New Democrat Why smart people believe stupid things? Perhaps a better question would be do these smart people actually believe these stupid things, or are they ( pardon my French ) bullshit artists? People aren’t necessarily good or bad … Continue reading

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Richard Nixon Foundation: Pat Buchanan- 1968: The Year The Silent Majority Was Born

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe you have to understand the 1960s and 1967-68 especially to understand the great political comeback of Richard Nixon and the rebirth of the Republican Party. Once you know … Continue reading

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Politics and Prose: David Cay Johnston- ‘It’s Even Worse Than You Think’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I agree with David C. Johnston that Donald Trump is not the disease in American politics, but a symptom. His presidency is an example of what can happen when Americans … Continue reading

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BBC Newsnight: Emily Maitlis Interviewing Kurt Anderson- On Donald Trump and Fantasyland

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Donald Trump and Fantasyland? Donald Trump is Fantasyland! Donald Trump is the President of Fantasyland! The United Donald of Fantasyland is the country that he presides over where facts don’t matter … Continue reading

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The Washington Post: Opinion- Anne Applebaum: 100 Years Later, Bolshevism is Back & We Should Be Worried

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Anne Applebaum in her Washington Post column seems to be arguing that the New-Right or Alt-Right both in America and in Europe, come from leftist movements and we really aren’t talking … Continue reading

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The Atlantic: Kurt Anderson- The Cultural Factors Driving America’s Departure From Reality

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review I don’t want to make this whole piece about Donald Trump and even not most of it and perhaps just a lot of it, but the way I look at … Continue reading

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Alex Jones: Donald Trump- Is The Heart Of The Nationalist Movement: Separating Nationalism & Tribalism From Patriotism

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat I’m getting tired of hearing from the mainstream media that the Donald Trump movement is new, because it isn’t. Donald Trump’s base are made up of blue-collar Anglo-Saxon Protestant and … Continue reading

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