Category Archives: Presidential Politics

C.I.A. Chief Warns Donald Trump Against Tearing Up Iran Nuclear Deal – The New York Times

“LONDON — The director of the C.I.A. has issued a stark warning to President-elect Donald J. Trump: Tearing up the Iran nuclear deal would be “the height of folly” and “disastrous.” During the election campaign, Mr. Trump railed against the … Continue reading

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G.M. Job Shift From Mexico Tests a Trump Premise – The New York Times

“In the realm of international trade, it is a truism seemingly as consistent as gravity: Jobs and investment flow from north to south, while manufactured goods travel the other way around. Factories in the United States and Canada shutter as … Continue reading

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Donald Trump’s Putin Crush, by Tom Friedman  – The New York Times

“When it comes to rebutting Donald Trump’s idiotic observation that Vladimir Putin is a strong leader — “far more than our president has been a leader” — it is hard to top the assessment of Russian-born Garry Kasparov, the former … Continue reading

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Q. & A. With Michael Morell: Why I’m Endorsing Hillary Clinton – The New York Times

In an op-ed article last week, Michael J. Morell, a former deputy and acting director of the Central Intelligence Agency, endorsed Hillary Clinton for president — and lambasted her Republican opponent, Donald J. Trump, as a threat to national security. … Continue reading

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