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Genocides aren't just committed by evil people somewhere else; they're managed by nice people in any country, neighbor against neighbor. Anyone can be a killer.
Syria and United Airlines. Then there was Sean Spicer and the Holocaust. It was quite a week.
What do we want in Syria? Just to remove Assad? What do we want to replace his regime with, and will our military actions get us what we want at a fair price?
Neil Gorsuch is a fine jurist who should have been confirmed to the Court, but by normal political means that saved face for Democrats and not by liberal means.
The PhD, once a ticket to a pleasant, ivory tower job, is now a ticket to unemployment or academic grunt work, but universities keep on cranking them out. Why?
It was clear even to the blind that the GOP couldn’t do the one thing it has promised to do for seven years, the one thing it says is vital to America’s future.
The effect of Doo Frank has been to increase the average size of banks and give a competitive advantage to the largest, already "too big to fail" banks.
A nation can't be good whose people refuse to treat each other like brothers and sisters, or to forgive each other for the offense of their votes and beliefs.
The Department of Education is tasked with "fostering educational excellence." It doesn't. So what does it do, and should it exist at all?
How big were the crowds? Why should Trump's team care? Take a cue from Obama: If you're going to lie, make sure it's a huge one and let the little stuff go.