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Poor Jeb Bush. What level of ineptitude does it take to make Hillary Clinton look good?

Shrewd, scathing Anthony Zurcher of the British Broadcasting Corporation got it just right. His article was headlined “Jeb Bush: Four days, four answers on Iraq. Everyone makes mistakes, everyone flubs. But for a twice-elected governor of a major state and presidential […]

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Poor Jeb Bush. What level of ineptitude does it take to make Hillary Clinton look good?

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Shrewd, scathing Anthony Zurcher of the British Broadcasting Corporation got it just right. His article was headlined “Jeb Bush: Four days, four answers on Iraq. Everyone makes mistakes, everyone flubs. But for a twice-elected governor of a major state and presidential […]

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Time for America’s Republicans to learn from David Cameron

America’s presidential hopefuls in the Republican Party and conservative think tanks have turned up their nose at British Prime Minister David Cameron over the past five years. After all,

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David Cameron confounds pollsters in shock victory in Great Britain

The days of miracles are not past: Just ask David Cameron, prime minister of Britain. He has just won reelection by a sweeping victory. Voters in democratic nations do not

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Baltimore Riots: What really caused the city to go up in flames?

Baltimore is a proud city with a great industrial past. Through no fault of their own, hundreds of thousands of its people were thrown into destitution and despair over

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Baltimore is the pride of America

Several thousand students marched in support of Freddie Gray during the week. (Andre Small) I believe in Baltimore. I don’t believe for a second that Baltimore is the Shame of America.

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Britain heads for election upheaval

Traditionally placid Britain heads into a general election on May 7 that may produce its most dramatic political upheaval in 36 years. Prime Minister David Cameron appears headed for

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Hillary’s Message: It’s 1992 in America

There is a wonderful, pompous, trundling inevitability about Hillary Clinton’s formal declaration as candidate for president. For at least the next year – 20 months if we have not

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Hillary Clinton’s Wile E. Coyote problem

What does Hillary Clinton’s latest embarrassing public pratfall tell us about her presidential campaign and the state of American politics? It tells us a lot. First, Hillary still has, more

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Bibi won at High Noon

It was High Noon on Capitol Hill on March 3, and Benjamin Netanyahu won. I base this conclusion, not on what the hugely controversial Israeli prime minister said or did

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Sun Tzu’s answer to ISIS

The great Chinese master strategist Sun Tzu needs to be America's guide in dealing -- or not dealing, when it is appropriate -- with ISIS, al-Qaeda and other jihadi

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