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Posts Tagged ‘After Trump’

March 28th, 2017 - 11:10 pm § in Misc.


Donald J. Trump ✔@realDonaldTrump Why isn’t the House Intelligence Committee looking into the Bill & Hillary deal that allowed big Uranium to go to Russia, Russian speech…. Follow Donald J. Trump ✔@realDonaldTrump …money to Bill, the Hillary Russian “reset,” pra[...]

March 28th, 2017 - 8:16 am § in America, Foreign Affairs

AFTER TRUMP: Who needs the US?

Don’t be surprised that the Saudis are turning to China The military exercises that took place near the sprawling Chinese metropolis of Chongqing last October were not surprising for their purpose, counterterrorism training. China believes it has as much need of that as anyone. What was interesti[...]

March 28th, 2017 - 8:07 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

AFTER TRUMP: Who needs the US?

   DUTERTE XI, NO TRUMP China and the Philippines will hold the first meeting of a bilateral consultation mechanism on the South China Sea issue in May, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said on Tuesday.[...]

March 27th, 2017 - 8:09 am § in Misc.

Buy a Town for $1.5 Million

Town of Reduction, population 60, up for sale in Pennsylvania HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) – Got $1.5 million to spare? If so, tiny Reduction, a one-time company town built to house workers at a long-vanished garbage-processing plant in western Pennsylvania, could be yours for the asking.  Full [...]

March 23rd, 2017 - 7:17 am § in Misc.


I Ignored Trump News for a Week. Here’s What I Learned. Coverage of President Trump may eclipse that of any single human being ever. I… Share NYTIMES.COM[...]

March 18th, 2017 - 7:39 am § in Politics

The irony of Republican disapproval of Obamacare

The Democrat’s version of health insurance would have been cheaper, simpler and more popular. But we enacted the Republican version. So why are they so upset? Because it an achievement for the Obama administration.[...]

March 7th, 2017 - 6:12 pm § in Misc.

AFTER TRUMP: Fantasies


March 7th, 2017 - 9:21 am § in America, Donald Trump

AFTER TRUMP: I would pray to God that Donald Trump would reconsider what he is doing and have a talk with some of these people Dominick Patrignani, union president

UNION BUSTING UNDER TRUMP’S JOB CZAR (adapted from an article in The Guardian)   Hard by the Hudson river about 14 miles north of Albany, many uni0n workers in Waterford, NY voted for Donald Trump.  Trump’s America First appeal helped him comfortably beat Hillary Clinton in Saratoga [...]

March 3rd, 2017 - 1:15 am § in Misc.

AFTER TRUMP: Don’t visit the US?

The Travel Press is Reporting the ‘Trump Slump,’ a Devastating Drop in Tourism to the United States | Frommer’s FROMMERS.COM[...]