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Like The Tories, The GOP Needs A Broader, More Inclusive Offer

Tuesday’s elections should prompt considerable soul searching in the Republican Party.  Despite expressions of confidence about unseating Obama, the President brushed Romney’s challenge aside easily and the GOP went backwards in the Senate. As the Washington Post put it, the … Continue reading

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The truth about the American right: A review of CPAC

The opening ceremony of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington last week seemed to confirm my worst fears about the American right. Mass recital of the Pledge of Allegiance was followed by a diva singing the Star Spangled … Continue reading

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