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The Democrats/progressives 2019 II

The Democrats/progressives 2018 The Democrats/progressives 2019 I Check out the Democratic field with our candidate tracker. Introducing the Post Pundit 2020 Power Ranking. Tom Toles/The Washington Post Where is the center of gravity in the Democratic […]

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Firearms, gun control and politics /2018 – 2019

Bloomberg Topics: Gun Control The Guardian: US gun control Mother Jones: Guns The NRA vs. America How the country’s biggest gun-rights group thwarts regulation and helps put military-grade weapons in the hands of killers Firearms, gun […]

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Brexit, EU & UK 2019

The Guardian Brexit BBC: Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU ‘Order! Order!’: Parliament Speaker Is Brexit’s Surprise Star and Villain Brexit, EU & UK 2018 What Next? How Brexit May […]

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Robert Mueller III, Special Counsel

See also The Russia probe Trump lashes out at Mueller, accusing him of a crime ahead of planned congressional testimony (WaPo) President Trump lashed out Wednesday at former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, accusing him […]

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Trump & Trade 2018 – 2019

See also Trade & Tariffs USMCA (formerly known as NAFTA) Trump administration U.S. – China relations   China Is Cutting Tariffs—For Everyone Else (The Atlantic) As Trump focuses on disruption, Beijing is evidently operating on a […]

Canada Politics 2019 elections
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So far, all that is good is the news that Ursula von der Leyen of Germany is to lead the European Commission and the 32, ...
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International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD) Dani Rodrik: What’s Driving Populism? If authoritar ...
World of Waste and Imbalance
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11 July The World’s 2-Billion-Ton Trash Problem Just Got More Alarming  Humans generated 2.01 billion tons of solid w ...