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Classic Film & TV Cafe: The 10th Victim 1965- ‘Clip with Ursula Andress and Marcello Mastroianni’

Source:The New Democrat  “Ursula Andress and Marcello Mastroianni fall in love while trying to kill each other, endorse products for TV, and avoid being shot by other assassins. And everyone tries to look groovy!” From Classic Film & TV Cafe This … Continue reading

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The Economist: Daniel Franklin- ‘What’s The Point of NATO?’

Source:The New Democrat  “NATO was set up in 1949 to counter the Soviet threat. Its North American and European members must continue to change the alliance if it is to remain relevant in the 21st century.” Source:The Economist: Daniel Franklin- … Continue reading

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The Economist: Liberalism- Where Did it Come From and Are its Days Numbered?

Source: The New Democrat On this overcast, ugly, cool Memorial Day in the nations capital just outside of Washington, I thought as we celebrate as a country the lives of the people who died for our freedom, I would explain … Continue reading

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Politics and Prose: Timothy Snyder- The Road To Unfreedom

Source: The New Democrat Timothy Snyder seems to be arguing that the reasons why voters in America and in Europe, have turned to nationalist-authoritarianism instead of liberal democracy, has to do with what’s called inequality. That people who are voting … Continue reading

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Daniel J. Mitchell: An Anniversary of Communism- 100 Years of Communism

Source: Daniel J. Mitchell: An Anniversary of Evil- 100 Years of Communism Communism- where do I start and how to talk about this? How about what I hate about it and why it simply doesn’t work at least in the sense … Continue reading

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PBS: The Open Mind With Richard Heffner- Milton Friedman: ‘What is Actually Wrong With Socialism?’

Source: The New Democrat What is wrong with socialism? Where should I start? First I guess I’ll tell you what actually seems to work about socialism in other countries and to a certain extent in America even. Even though America … Continue reading

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The Washington Post: Opinion- Sheri Berman- ‘ Some Argue That The West Should Limit Democracy To Save Liberalism: Here’s Why They’re Wrong’

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat America and to a certain extent Europe, has a long history of subsidizing authoritarian regimes in the Middle East and Africa (specifically) for their own national interests. The thinking being … Continue reading

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