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Trump Needs a Diplomatic Surge for North Korea

When does rhetorical bombast turn into a real bomb?

That question is more relevant than ever after the world heard President Donald Trump deliver his first major speech at the U.N. 1,056 more words

U.S. Foreign Policy

While Cambodian Democracy Withers, Washington Stands Aloof

Since the end of August, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen’s government has imprisoned political opposition leader Kem Sokha, ordered the U.S. State Department-funded National Democratic Institute to stop its activities and expelled its foreign staff, suggested the U.S. 1,129 more words

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Donald to sell more US-made guns to foreign buyers

Donald wants to make it easier to sell “Made in the USA” guns and ammunition to foreign buyers, putting our own guns in the hands of people shooting at American service members and law enforcement. 290 more words


Jennifer Gillian Newstead to be @StateDept's Legal Adviser

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On September 2, President Trump announced his intent to nominate Jennifer Gillian Newstead to be Legal Adviser at the State Department. 584 more words

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Criminal Clown

It seems ironic that the justice department has labelled Juggalos a gang, because, as proven again on the floor of the UN General Assembly yesterday, the only criminal clown around these parts is Trump himself. 956 more words

U.S. Weighs Options on Detainees in Iran

The Donald Trump administration faces a pivotal decision in coming weeks on how far it is willing to push to secure the release of several Americans imprisoned in Iran. 1,196 more words