The President’s decision has aroused concern in both parties, and drawn attention once again to an issue he is desperate to shake off.
Posts Tagged: Hillary Clinton
Nicky Morgan: I’ve voted for military action in Syria before – and am ready to do so again if necessary
A consequence of Brexit is a danger that the UK ends up having less influence on EU member states over such responses – or sanctions against Russia.
Lord Ashcroft: Protesting against the state visit doesn’t do Britain any favours, nor does it do Trump any harm
Whether or not we like the choice American voters made, we should respect it.
The President targeted the Arizona Senator with stinging criticism during the campaign. McCain’s revenge has only just begun.
Gorsuch could be a conservative stalwart on the bench for decades to come, acting as a lasting pillar of Trump’s legacy.
Democrats, meanwhile, are still searching for a response.
Will he make America great again? What is more important – jobs or building the wall? And why do Democrats think Hillary lost?
His critics have fallen for the Fact-Checking Fallacy: the illusion that in politics or journalism, accurate facts are all that matter.
Together they turned the liberal establishment’s own weapons against it
And almost a third are displeased. None the less, the President-elect’s standing is up: almost half our readers hoped Clinton would beat him.
Moving away from the current system would make America’s polarisation worse, not better.
Rebecca Coulson: Beware wanting to surrender democracy. For once you’ve done so, you may not get it back.
Only in a place or time where you hadn’t witnessed the effects on people of a lack of choice might you be willing to countenance it yourself.
Castro’s apologists find it too painful to admit they’ve raised a feeling of belonging above moral principle.
Lord Ashcroft: Now the Left blames the voters for America’s result – an arrogance that helps to show why it lost
Like the Conservatives after 1997, Corbyn’s Labour and some Remainers, America’s Democrats are failing to learn from their mistakes.
Nadhim Zahawi: Clinton didn’t lose because of racism or sexism. She lost because she had nothing new to offer
This result was a classic case of “it’s the economy, stupid”, as swathes of the traditionally Democrat-voting areas of Ohio, Pennsylvania and Michigan turned red.