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Nancy Pelosi says socialism is not ascendant in Democratic Party

Right. In many respects the Democratic Party has become the Socialist Party of the United States. I thought everyone, Democrats, Republicans, everyone else understood that already. It is also concurrently a corporatist party which makes it an interesting political...

Flashback: Obama Congratulated Putin on His 2012 Election

(From The National Review) Forgotten by some amid the controversy over President Trump’s congratulatory phone call to newly elected Russian president Vladimir Putin is that Barack Obama called the Kremlin to congratulate Putin on winning a third term in 2012....

Italy Faces Political Paralysis After Populist Jolt

(From The Wall Street Journal) With 98% of votes counted early Monday, the antiestablishment 5 Star Movement was projected to win 32% of the vote—exceeding expectations and emerging as Italy’s largest party. The 5 Star Movement, which has won a...

Mueller indicts 13 Russians for election meddling

We just read the indictment. It basically says that there were Russian trolls operating in the USA. This we know. From what I see it doesn’t look like the effort was particularly influential. Perhaps there is more to the...