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Money in Politics: What’s the Problem?

August 8, 2019 at 1:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

In my many years in Washington, the most alarming development has been advertised under the soothing title of “campaign finance reform.” We Americans are disposed to think that the word “reform” is a synonym for “improvement.” But what is called “campaign finance reform” is nothing less than a frontal assault on the first — the

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“Money in Politics: What’s the Problem?”

Germany’s Grandeur – Analyzing the War Effort I THE GREAT WAR Week 106

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Two years. Last week it was two years since the Austro-Hungarian Empire declared war on Serbia and all of this started. But it was 100 years ago this week that the waring nations analyzed the war effort. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great War. Last week at the Somme, the British managed to take

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“Germany’s Grandeur – Analyzing the War Effort I THE GREAT WAR Week 106”

Showdown In The Dardanelles – Bulgaria Flirts With The Central Powers I THE GREAT WAR Week 36

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April 2nd, 1915. On carts, on horse, but mostly walking they move. All over Europe. Some carrying bags, some dragging huge amounts of possessions, but all too many empty handed. Forced from their homes and their lands, and desperate for somewhere, anywhere to continue their lives. These were the refugees of the Great War. I’m

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“Showdown In The Dardanelles – Bulgaria Flirts With The Central Powers I THE GREAT WAR Week 36”

Religion and Oil: Twin Pillars of American Exceptionalism – Darren Dochuk, History

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Oil sparked a certain imagination of progress, a certain ambition for American dominance in the world in the twentieth century and then religion helped frame that imagination. Religion helped fuel kind of the institutional growth and the economic progress that would be sparked by this ambition. Religion and oil, the twin pillars, really, of American

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“Religion and Oil: Twin Pillars of American Exceptionalism – Darren Dochuk, History”

Freedom of Religion or Belief – Human Rights

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In a world with more than 7 billion people, there are many religions. And while most people live among others like themselves, some don’t. They often move and find themselves in the minority. They worship differently. They dress differently. They even eat different kinds of food. Sometimes there’s trouble. Wouldn’t life be lots better if

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Nightly News Broadcast (Full) – August 04, 2019 | NBC Nightly News

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>>>TONIGHT, A NATION SHAKEN AND IN MOURNING, AFTER TWO MASS SHOOTINGS IN 24 HOURS LEAVE AT LEAST 29 PEOPLE DEAD AND SCORES WOUNDED. YOUNG CHILDREN AMONG THEM.>>KEEP GOING, KEEP GOING.>>IN EL PASO, TEXAS, NEW DETAILS ABOUT THE CARNAGE AT A WALMART WHERE THOUSANDS WERE SHOPPING, AN THE 21-YEAR-OLD MAN OPENING FIRE, KILLING.>>I NEED TO FIND

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“Nightly News Broadcast (Full) – August 04, 2019 | NBC Nightly News”

More House Republicans Head For The Exits | The Last Word | MSNBC

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DISINFORMATION CAMPAIGN. IS VLADIMIR PUTIN MOST AFRAID OF IS VLADIMIR PUTIN MOST AFRAID OF PRESIDENT KAMALA HARRIS? PRESIDENT KAMALA HARRIS? BUT FIRST RED FLAGS FOR BUT FIRST RED FLAGS FOR REPUBLICANS. REPUBLICANS. A GROWING NUMBER OF REPUBLICAN A GROWING NUMBER OF REPUBLICAN CONGRESSIONAL RETIRE MTS STOKING CONGRESSIONAL RETIRE MTS STOKING CONCERNS PARTICULARLY THE CONCERNS PARTICULARLY

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Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Trump’s approval ratings, Mueller testimony

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AMNA NAWAZ: A new “PBS NewsHour”/NPR/Marist poll offers clues into where voters stand on President Trump, the 2020 Democratic candidates and health care; plus, what to expect from Wednesday’s Mueller hearings. Analyzing all this and more, our Politics Monday team. That’s Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report and host of “Politics With Amy Walter

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“Tamara Keith and Amy Walter on Trump’s approval ratings, Mueller testimony”