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The Rise of the Tucker Carlson Politician
But these campaign videos actually have a different, more prosaically political antecedent: Tucker Carlson’s monologues. Five nights a week, Carlson offers his populist message to more than three million Fox News Channel viewers. He tells them that the people who run our country, namely Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, are “a senile man and an imbecile...
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How White Victimhood Fuels Republican Politics
Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images On Nov. 4, 2008, Barack Obama, then a senator from Illinois, was elected the first Black president of the United States. His election was seen as a hopeful moment in America and ushered in lots of think pieces an...
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Lynn Yeakel, Spurred Into Politics by Anita Hill, Dies at 80
For a brief period in 1992, Lynn Yeakel carried the hope of many American women on her shoulders.While watching the 1991 Supreme Court confirmation hearings of Clarence Thomas, she was among millions of people who were outraged by the way the Senate Judiciary Committee treated Anita Hill, a law professor who had accused Mr. Thomas of sexual harassm...
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Politics Podcast: What Is Ron DeSantis’s Vision For The GOP?
The conventional wisdom is that if former President Donald Trump wants the GOP presidential nomination in 2024, it’s his. But some Republicans are still jockeying for position to be the next leader of the party, the most prominent of which may be Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. He is consi...
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Hunter Biden Paid Tax Bill, but Federal Investigation Goes On
WASHINGTON — In the year after he disclosed a federal investigation into his “tax affairs” in late 2020, President Biden’s son, Hunter Biden, paid off a significant tax liability, even as a grand jury continued to gather evidence in a wide-ranging examination of his international business dealings, according to people familiar with the case.Mr. Bid...
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Limits emerge to blame-Putin politics: The Note
The TAKE with Rick KleinCount this in Democrats' favor: Americans are blaming Russian President Vladimir Putin for the war in Ukraine, and they are also backing President Joe Biden's move to ban Russian oil imports -- even if that means higher gas prices.Count this in another direction: Americans are blaming Biden for inflation, gas prices and the ...
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Ukraine crisis: Unexpected weapon against woke politics
When Russian President Vladimir Putin blasted his way into Ukraine, he thought he was simply reassembling the great Russian Empire. What he actually did was reverse the global tide toward authoritarianism under the banner of woke politics.  For years, the would-be New Illuminati of global elites have trekked to the World Economic Forum (WEF) to b...
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