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Perspective | Trump won’t stop coining nasty nicknames for his foes — but the media must stop amplifying them.

Perspective | Trump won’t stop coining nasty nicknames for his foes — but the media must stop amplifying them.

This article was published more than 3 years agoCommentGift ShareI was talking to an acquaintance recently about Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign.He liked the Massachusetts Democrat’s detailed policies and was impressed with her recent CNN town hall presentation.But he couldn’t back the senator because she doesn’t really stand a chance in the 2020 contest. Why not, I asked.He answered me with a rueful shrug, accompanied by one word: “Pocahontas.”That, of course, is the nickname President Trump has tagged Warren with — a reference to her having claimed Native American ancestry,...

May 16, 2019
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Trump imposes tariffs on steel and aluminum, but offers relief to allies

Trump imposes tariffs on steel and aluminum, but offers relief to allies

This article was published more than 5 years agoCommentGift SharePresident Trump on Thursday imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum but offered relief to some U.S. allies, as the president bucked his party allies to pursue his long-held goal of rewriting what he views as rigged rules of international trade.The tariffs, set to take effect in 15 days, mark Trump’s broadest step yet to favor U.S. industries over their foreign competitors, but they stop short of his earlier plan to impose sweeping tariffs that would have hit U.S. allies and rivals alike. The tariffs contain an...

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March 9, 2018
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The Trailer: What we learned about Beto for America this week

The Trailer: What we learned about Beto for America this week

This article was published more than 3 years agoCommentGift ShareIn this edition: Beto O'Rourke on the trail, Seth Moulton looking for an opening, and the return of Mike Gravel.I learned this week that Grover Cleveland's grandson is a New Hampshire voter who is leaning toward Marianne Williamson, and this is The Trailer.CONWAY, N.H. — At his third stop in the Granite State — his third of 10, over two days — Beto O’Rourke was asked about white privilege. He'd taken similar questions before, but this time, he paused for five seconds, looked down, then looked up again. “This...

March 22, 2019
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Analysis | Here’s why Trump says Puerto Rico is getting $91 billion in disaster relief

Analysis | Here’s why Trump says Puerto Rico is getting $91 billion in disaster relief

This article was published more than 3 years agoCommentGift Share“Trump noted to GOP senators that Texas — also battered by a spate of hurricanes — was awarded $29 billion in aid, while South Carolina got $1.5 billion to recover from storms. Trump then questioned why Puerto Rico was getting $91 billion, according to two people familiar with his comments, indicating that this was too much compared with compensation for states on the mainland.”— , March 26, 2019President Trump has been complaining about the cost of the recovery effort for Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. In a private...

April 2, 2019
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Death toll continues to rise as California wildfires burn on

Death toll continues to rise as California wildfires burn on

This article was published more than 5 years agoGift ShareSANTA ROSA, Calif. — The deadly wildfires that have ravaged Northern California over the past week — killing dozens and forcing thousands to flee their homes — continued to burn Sunday, as officials hoped lighter winds would help fire-suppression efforts.The said wind gusts north of San Francisco would gradually decrease Sunday, though “warm and very dry conditions” would persist. A red-flag warning remained in place in the region through Sunday morning.Overnight Saturday, stronger winds of 35 to 45 mph had...

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October 12, 2017
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How Trump decided to kill a top Iranian general

How Trump decided to kill a top Iranian general

This article was published more than 3 years agoCommentGift ShareOn Sunday, President Trump’s most senior national security advisers joined him at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, where Trump was beginning the second week of his holiday vacation. The officials told reporters that U.S. F-15 Strike Eagles had just at their bases in Iraq and Syria, in response to a series of rocket attacks that had culminated in the death of an American contractor two days earlier.But privately, a different topic had come up with an agitated president: whether to kill Iranian Maj. Gen. Qasem Soleimani,...

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January 9, 2020
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The radical plan for taming capitalism: Give everyone a share of Wall Street

The radical plan for taming capitalism: Give everyone a share of Wall Street

This article was published more than 3 years agoCommentGift ShareThe economist Giacomo Corneo is a self-proclaimed socialist. A professor at the Free University of Berlin, Corneo is steeped in the writings of Karl Marx and, in conversation, rattles off the beliefs of the founder of communism. The professor works with Germany’s Greens party.But on perhaps one of the most important economic policy debates of the day — higher taxes on the rich and corporations — Corneo voices the types of concerns not typically raised by economists on the left.“We have to recognize that the traditional...

August 30, 2019
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Ebola has infected dozens so far in Congo, killing 19, WHO says

Ebola has infected dozens so far in Congo, killing 19, WHO says

This article was published more than 4 years agoGift ShareNineteen people have died of Ebola in Congo as health officials plan to send an experimental vaccine to prevent the spread of the virus that killed thousands in West Africa a few years ago.The World Health Organization said there have been 39 confirmed and suspected cases of Ebola over the past five weeks as the virus spreads across three rural areas covering nearly 40 miles in the northwest part of the country. Among the dead were three health-care workers. Health officials are following up with nearly 400...

May 15, 2018
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Bernie Sanders to announce plan to guarantee every American a job

Bernie Sanders to announce plan to guarantee every American a job

This article was published more than 4 years agoGift ShareSen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will announce a plan for the federal government to guarantee a job paying $15 an hour and health-care benefits to every American worker “who wants or needs one,” embracing the kind of large-scale government works project that Democrats have shied away from in recent decades.Sanders's jobs guarantee would fund hundreds of projects throughout the United States aimed at addressing priorities such as infrastructure, care giving, the environment, education...

April 30, 2018
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White House readies plan for $12 billion in emergency aid to farmers caught in Trump’s escalating trade war

White House readies plan for $12 billion in emergency aid to farmers caught in Trump’s escalating trade war

This article was published more than 4 years agoCommentGift ShareThe Trump administration on Tuesday announced up to $12 billion in emergency aid to farmers caught in an escalating trade war, seeking to temper growing Republican dissent over President Trump’s trade policies.The aid is designed to help farmers facing tariffs in China, Mexico and other countries that imposed the levies on U.S. products in response to Trump’s new tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. It is the latest sign that growing trade tensions between the United States and other countries are unlikely to end...

July 25, 2018
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