Tag: policy

wimping-out-or-saving-face?-biden-walks-back-“killer-putin”-rhetoric-[video]
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Jun
2021

Wimping out or saving face? Biden walks back “Killer Putin” rhetoric [Video]Wimping out or saving face? Biden walks back “Killer Putin” rhetoric [Video]

The American media, particularly conservative outlets like Fox News and even Next News Network (videos from each shown below), are in the throes of a problem: How to outline Imposter Joe’s weakness without crediting President Vladimir Putin where credit is due? The two men are scheduled to meet today, June 16th, and in fact that […]

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trump-nominated-for-third-nobel-peace-prize-–-for-peacemaking-[video]
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Oct
2020

Trump nominated for THIRD Nobel Peace Prize – for PEACEMAKING [Video]Trump nominated for THIRD Nobel Peace Prize – for PEACEMAKING [Video]

This is clearly an opportunity to gloat and say “see, I told you so.” Read on and enjoy. Two earlier pieces here on The Duran make note of the US President’s record on foreign policy and aggression, something that had long been the focus of many geopolitical wonks as being proof of the “hegemony” of the United […]

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the-2020-election-features-two-unmasked-americas
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Aug
2020

The 2020 election features two unmasked AmericasThe 2020 election features two unmasked Americas

A recent POLITICO piece entitled “He’s Destroyed Conservatism: the Republican Case Against Trump’s GOP” features an extensive interview with one Stuart Stevens, a long-time political adviser and operative who worked to get a great many Republicans elected. Stevens is and has always been one of that breed of Republicans who call himself a “Never Trumper”, […]

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are-bernie-and-the-democrat-party-just-entertainment?-[video]
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Feb
2020

Are Bernie and the Democrat Party just entertainment? [Video]Are Bernie and the Democrat Party just entertainment? [Video]

The 2020 campaign for Presidential nominee in the Democrat Party is very strange. The characteristics are warped, thrown into a quasi-hypnotic level of distortion. At least, that is how it looks from a conservative viewpoint. The campaign does do one thing very well. It highlights the extremely vivid ideological divide between a culture of common sense and […]

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identity-politics-make-rational-discourse-impossible-[video]
04

Aug
2019

Identity politics make rational discourse impossible [Video]Identity politics make rational discourse impossible [Video]

One of the saying commonly attributed to statements like this above headline is to say “Captain Obvious” is speaking. We all already know this – that debate becomes absurd when dealing with identity politics. But do we really stop to consider just how widely destructive the use of identity politics actually is to running a representative republic? […]

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identity-politics-make-rational-discourse-impossible-[video]
01

Aug
2019

Identity politics make rational discourse impossible [Video]Identity politics make rational discourse impossible [Video]

One of the saying commonly attributed to statements like this above headline is to say “Captain Obvious” is speaking. We all already know this – that debate becomes absurd when dealing with identity politics. But do we really stop to consider just how widely destructive the use of identity politics actually is to running a representative republic? […]

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us’-false-narrative-prevents-a-sane-relationship-with-russia-[video]
31

Jul
2019

US’ false narrative prevents a sane relationship with Russia [Video]US’ false narrative prevents a sane relationship with Russia [Video]

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave a speech Monday in which he defended his record of “standing up to Russia” as an attempt to show his toughness compared with Democrats. However, in his statements, he also cast several “poison arrows” that are all but guaranteed to prevent the normalization of relations between the US and […]

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