Trump: In Immigration Debate, Race Matters

Europe fears a future in which the continent, with its shrinking numbers of native-born, is swamped by peoples from the Third World. “Californians have properly objected” to Japanese migrants, said V.P. Are we on the Yellow Brick Road to the new Utopia—or on the path to national suicide? Today, issues of immigration and race are […]

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Mitch McConnell: Democrats Shut Government to Aid ‘Illegal Immigration’

Mitch McConnell is blaming the shutdown on the Democrats’ enthusiasm for “illegal immigration,” suggesting that he recognizes the public’s hostility to the Democrats’ no-strings amnesty push. The Senate is now just hours away from an entirely avoidable government shutdown. economy just as Americans are starting to feel the benefits of historic tax reform, so be […]

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Tom Petty Died from Accidental Drug Overdose Involving Opioids, Coroner Says

on Oct. But Mr. In 2015, federal officials said that incidents and overdoses with fentanyl were “occurring at an alarming rate throughout the United States.” Drug deaths involving fentanyl more than doubled from 2015 to 2016, according to the governmental account of nationwide drug deaths last year. 2. drugs music opioid crisisTom Petty, the chart-topping […]

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Senate in Disarray with Shutdown Hours Away

In meetings this week, the administration has been referring to a four-page document of “must haves” for an immigration deal, which includes provisions that Democrats consider out of bounds. The episode did not foreshadow positive momentum for a deal to break the impasse. Tom Carper (D-Del.). “So far, we’ve been talking about generalities. “Give the […]

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Bombshell House Intelligence Report Exposing FISA Abuse Could Lead to the Removal of Senior Government Officials

Peter King, R-N.Y., offered the motion on Thursday to make the Republican majority-authored report available to the members.   But the government official, who viewed the document said “it will be tough for a lot of people to see this and especially the media, which has been attempting to deemphasize the dossier. “It’s a (House […]

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Imagined Objections: Deconstructing Anti-Nationalism in Benedict Anderson’s Imagined Communities

Sometimes, of course, this is the case. ed., New York: Verso, 2006 After the Second World War, a large portion of the academic class went into overdrive dissecting and pathologizing the ideas and forces, both actual and concocted, which served as the foundations for nationalism. In the ensuing decades-long quest to delegitimize nationalism, mediocre thinkers have […]

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Bitcoin Crashes Below $10,000 and Altcoins Tumble Wednesday, Markets Slowly Recovering

“The financial work conference clearly called for limiting ‘innovations’ that deviate from the need of the real economy and escape regulation,” Pan said, according to a memo quoted by Reuters. bitcoin China cryptocurrency economy South KoreaEditor’s Note: The cryptocurrency market has recovered significantly just in the last couple of hours. “The reason for the sell-off […]

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Cryptocurrency Meltdown Continues as Overheated Market Cools Down

Last week, South Korea announced a crackdown on bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, but backtracked after negative feedback from the public.   China has already banned initial coin offerings and some other operations involving digital currencies. Bitcoin touched highs of $20,000 in December before plunging in the approach to Christmas. Russia is preparing legislation to regulate […]

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