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Immigration: The Local Angle

CL Mullins: Bruce,
Until Immigrants and activists admit (and address) the impact of immigration on native workers, Trump and his ilk will »

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Language and Leaders: Trump, Castro, and Stalin

crackoamerican: Andy, when you hear the rattlesnake rattle, do you wait for it to strike before getting out of the way? »

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Language and Leaders: Trump, Castro, and Stalin

crackoamerican: toyboat, I think we know how unbalanced either Clinton is. After all they are/were friends of Donald Trump. The Clintons »

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Back to the Future in the Middle East

BruceVanWyngarden: Two weeks after the air strike, it's increasingly clear that there is NO evidence forthcoming that would confirm "imminent" strikes »

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