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Hillary Clinton’s ‘Major Foreign Policy Address’ Was Anything But

Phyllis Bennis Foreign Policy in Focus
As Clinton’s speech recognized, a Trump presidency promises an unprepared, dangerous foreign policy. But her refusal to engage with the real, robust alternative offered by Sanders may say more about her own war-driven foreign policy than anything else.

Trump vs. Ramos

Joe Peyronnin Huffington Post
Donald Trump has had an affinity for incendiary assertions about immigration, but an allergy to journalistic questioning on the topic. Tuesday, Jorge Ramos called Trump's bluff by insisting on posing such questions, and Trump had him ejected from his news conference.

Sanders Shamelessly Pandering to Voters Who Want to Hear Truth

Andy Borowitz The New Yorker
Right now, the novelty of a politician who doesn’t constantly spew lies is grabbing headlines. But after months of Bernie Sanders telling the truth, voters are going to start wondering, Is that all he’s got?

Inside the GOP Clown Car

Matt Taibbi Rolling Stone
On the campaign trail in Iowa, Donald Trump's antics have forced the other candidates to get crazy or go home

Bernie Sanders: The Real Deal

Robert Borosage Campaign for America's Future
Sanders’ candidacy is less a test of the power of the populist message than a test of populist energy and independence. The biggest obstacle is less to convince voters that he’s right than to convince them that he’s a serious candidate, worth supporting. He has to find ways to get a hearing. And he has to find ways to overcome understandable cynicism. That is the challenge to the emerging populist movements.
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