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A vote’s consequences and a voter’s conscience
Matthew J. Franck | 05 August 2016
tags: 2016 elections, Donald Trump, ethics of voting, Hillary Clinton
Thoughtful Americans are caught between a rock and a hard place in the upcoming election

How the West failed in the war on terror in the Middle East
James Burfitt | 04 August 2016
tags: Barack Obama, Iraq, ISIS, war on terror
An Australian counter-insurgency expert admits that there is no simple solution

Why the LGBT community should embrace its inner Donald
Michael Cook | 03 August 2016
tags: Donald Trump, LGBT, LGBT bullying, narcissism
They have far more in common than you might think

Sitting out this hand
J. Budziszewski | 02 August 2016
tags: 2016 elections, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, USA
A philosopher argues that it is not possible for him to vote for either candidate for president in the US election.

Fog in the Channel, Continent cut off
Ronnie Smith | 19 July 2016
tags: Brexit, UK
What kind of beneficial trading deals can Britain make beyond the EU?

‘Do you feel like a mum in politics?’
Laura Keynes | 11 July 2016
tags: Andrea Leadsom, UK politics
UK media stir up trouble for Conservative leadership candidate Andrea Leadsom.

What would Abraham Lincoln say to Donald Trump about religion, politics and being a ‘Know Nothing’?
Donald Nieman | 11 July 2016
tags: Abraham Lincoln, Donald Trump, immigration, racism
Make America better?

There was a post-invasion plan for Iraq. It failed.
Paul Rogers | 07 July 2016
tags: Chilcot Inquiry, Iraq War, Islamic State
And the West has learned nothing from its failure.

EU referendum: the positive case for voting Remain
Anton Muscatelli | 23 June 2016
tags: Brexit, EU reform, Eurozone
The UK could play a major role in reforming the EU’s institutions from the inside.

Why Britain must leave the European Union
Alan Sked | 23 June 2016
tags: Brexit, national sovereignty, UKIP
The founder of the UK Independence Party says Britain and Europe will both gain from Brexit.

Jo Cox: looking at refugees with a mother’s heart
Carolyn Moynihan | 17 June 2016
tags: obituaries, refugees
The murdered British MP wanted Britain to take more child refugees.

Prepare for another Clinton Presidency
Leslie Loftus | 10 June 2016
tags: Hillary Clinton, Republicans, US presidential election
Democrat consolidation will enable full, negative media attention on Trump and dissolve his poll lead.

Make America great again? Start with marriage, Mr Trump
Hilary Towers and Caitlin La Ruffa | 27 May 2016
tags: Donald Trump, marriage values, presidential candidates
Our nation needs stable, intact marriages.

How the Philippines’ new strongman romped into office ...
Pauline Eadie | 12 May 2016
tags: Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte
... despite a shocking campaign.

The shadows over Trump’s startling rise
Sarah Smith | 10 May 2016
tags: Donald Trump, Republicans
A 'recovering Republican' suffers a fatal relapse.

The one Trump comparison you haven’t heard yet
Robert Garland | 05 May 2016
tags: Ancient Greeks, Donald Trump, Thuycidides
Athenian scallywag Alcibiades would have given the presumptive Republican nominee a run for his money

Aristotle explains the Trump phenomenon
Carson Holloway | 22 April 2016
tags: Aristotle, Donald Trump, political theory
The cry of the 'unjustly unequal'.

What Trump and Sanders teach us about America
S. Adam Seagrave | 01 April 2016
tags: Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, materialism
A possible American political apocalypse.

Belgium has divided and decentralized itself almost out of existence
Georges Van Den Abbeele | 30 March 2016
tags: Belgium, Islamic extremism, multiculturalism, terrorism
Is the cockpit of the European Union a failed nation-state?

Why Democrat refugees are swelling Trump’s support
Alexander Zubatov | 29 March 2016
tags: 2016 elections, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, political correctness, racism, Southern strategy
Struggling white voters are defecting after being humiliated by a hostile elite culture

Is Trump the new Constantine?
Blaise Joseph | 22 March 2016
tags: 2016 elections, conservatism, Donald Trump, political correctness
The conservative Christian case for The Donald

The Presidential election of 2017
Rick D. Williams | 21 March 2016
tags: 2016 elections, American history, Donald Trump, USA
If no candidate wins a majority in the Electoral College, the decision passes to the House of Representatives early next year

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