The rise of Trump, the Republican Party’s outsider, allowed for the growth of the "alternative-right"* movement ... Those “irredeemable” people represent a large segment of Americans.
I'm completely ready to believe Russian hackers are actually capable of getting into American computers and messing around with something there on account of the elections. I don't, incidentally, really understand what they'd mess with and what for.
If democracies such as the EU countries and U.S. don’t want to create rules for global trade, others will.
Donald Trump’s candidacy should have imploded long ago. However, against all reason, most polls continue to place him as favorite among militant Republicans. This shows how far along the road to perdition the Grand Old Party has traveled and the depths of obscurantism to which a significant number of its supporters [Read more]