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Dan Rather

The Party of Lincoln has become the party of Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee

The Party of Lincoln has become the party of Jefferson Davis and Robert E. Lee

Mr. Trump has tripled down, quadrupled down on his morally bankrupt false equivalence between not only Nazis, anti-Semites, other racists, and the counter-protesters. But he’s now equating the greatest band of traitors in American history with our Founding Fathers.

The fuse is lit for Trump’s Russia scandal to explode

The fuse is lit for Trump’s Russia scandal to explode

Every once in a while in Washington, the fuse is lit for what seems to be a big scandal. Much more rarely does that fuse lead to an explosion of the magnitude we are seeing with Russia and the new Administration, and frankly the Republicans in Congress.

This is the winter of America’s discontent

This is the winter of America’s discontent

We are 12 days into the Presidency of Donald Trump, and we have had to endure more disruptions and tumult in our government than has been seen in a long time. Mr. Trump and his team clearly have a strategy to strike hard, strike fast and strike often.

The second debate: Falling into a downward spiral

The second debate: Falling into a downward spiral

Rome was once a proud republic that devolved into a place of barbaric spectacle epitomized by the savagery at the Colosseum. As I waited for the second presidential debate to approach, I had a sense we could, if we are not vigilant, fall into a similar downward spiral.

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