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'Hard line' with Sanders' supporters won't work with a shitty candidate!

From here:

A wave of polling data established that Sanders really is undermining Clinton’s prospects in the general election – and the Democratic Party began searching for bones to throw the senator’s way.

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Using identity politics to duck the responsibility for governing!

From here:

The most significant change to occur in the interim period separating Bush jingoism from Trump anti-Americanism is the ascension of a black man with an Arabic-sounding name to the White House.

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No sympathy for you Trump haters/Trump makers!

From here:

Trump’s brand of populism has been enabled by the roughly 40-year decline of our middle class that both parties have facilitated through the abandonment of Franklin D.

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Oh my, Paul Krugman has gone full Democratic Party hack!

From here:

Both parties make promises to their bases. But while the Democratic establishment more or less tries to make good on those promises, the Republican establishment has essentially been playing bait-and-switch for decades.

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When data is reality!

From the New York Times:

Eight years after the financial crisis, unemployment is at 5 percent, deficits are down and G.D.P. is growing. Why do so many voters feel left behind?

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Ah, the rich man's eternal excuse: I had no idea!

From here:

Juergen Mossack, co-founder of the firm at the center of the Panama Papers, didn’t know that associates of top politicians from around the world were using his company to help hide money, he told CNBC in a Friday interview.

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NY Times gets on knees to blow House of Saud

From the op ed page:

Don’t Let Americans Sue Saudi Arabia

Doing so would imperil the war on terrorism.

I’m not sure how letting a country that helps to finance terrorism off the hook for that financing helps the war on terror, but hey the New York Times is full of really smart folks wearing kneepads.

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