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An Open Letter To Donald Trump On Foreign Policy

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Monday, November 14, 2016

Diplomatic success depends on the prudent willingness to use military force.

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Carpe Diem, Mr. Trump

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Forgive, but do not forget, and be the strong horse.

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Voter Message: Jobs And The American Dream Trump The Welfare State

by David Davenportvia Forbes
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Experts are still dissecting the vote to better understand why Donald Trump was elected. But one message seems relatively clear: Trump voters wanted jobs not welfare. Their concern was the protecting the upside promise of the American dream for their children, not expanding the downside safety net with Obamacare.

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What Now?

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Monday, November 14, 2016

The good news is that we dodged a bullet in this election. The bad news is that we don't know how many other bullets are coming, or from what direction.

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The Importance Of Competition

by John H. Cochranevia Policyed.org
Monday, October 17, 2016

Industries without much competition are marked by high prices, low customer service, and a lack of innovation. But when competition thrives in a market, consumers get better goods and services at lower prices. Existing producers in the market don’t like competition, but it’s good for consumers. 

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The Classicist with Victor Davis Hanson:
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The Classicist: The 2016 Presidential Election And The Possibilities For The United States

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The Classicist
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Victor Davis Hanson talks about the just concluded 2016 presidential election and its implications for the future. 

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Was The Election A Vote Against ‘Hamilton’?

by Niall Fergusonvia Boston Globe
Monday, November 14, 2016

The box office-busting musical “Hamilton’’ could not have been more timely.

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Democracy After Trump

by Larry Diamondvia Foreign Affairs
Monday, November 14, 2016

[Registration Required] When U.S. President-elect Donald Trump takes office on January 20, he will face a world with more authoritarian momentum and greater democratic instability than at any time in the last several decades. How he responds will be one of the great challenges of his presidency.

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What Now?: Part II

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Monday, November 14, 2016

As the post-election shock of some, and the euphoria of others, both begin to wear off, the country and the new administration will have some very serious problems to face, at home and abroad. How those problems are faced — or evaded — will tell us a lot about the next four years, and about the longer-run future as well.

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California's Surprisingly Centrist Core

by Samuel J. Abramsvia Real Clear Politics
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

With the votes tallied, the 2016 electoral map of the Golden State appears to be deeply divided. Narratives regularly speak of a liberal, prosperous coast and a conservative and impoverished inland -- two politically distinct “Californias.” The presidential results seemingly confirm this view, with the coast firmly voting Democratic blue and the inland region going Republican red once again.

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#NeverComcast #NeverDirectTV

by Markos Kounalakisvia Sacramento Bee
Thursday, November 10, 2016

Voting results are in. The winners are clear. Losers are clear, too.

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After Obamacare

featuring Lanhee J. Chenvia Powerline
Monday, November 14, 2016

Our friend Tevi Troy, the author of outstanding books about the presidency, is also CEO of the American Health Policy Institute. During the George W. Bush administration, he served as deputy secretary of Health and Human Services.

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Obama’s Final Foreign Trip A ‘Group Therapy’ Session

quoting Josef Joffevia New York Post
Monday, November 14, 2016

President Obama will depart Monday on his final foreign trip of his presidency — and the main topic of the three-country tour is expected to be President-elect Donald Trump.