Details on Hillary’s Top Donors

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I used the list on opensecrets.org to find Hillary’s top donors and looked them all up to see who they were. They are all long-time promoters of liberal causes. I took the time to link to the original source material which links to even more material. If you start here, you will have a much easier time of it that …

The Place to Find Dirt on Hillary

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On my Facebook timeline, there is one poster that especially dislikes Hillary Clinton. I am fairly sure she is not a Republican because she has been there for a while and I believe that she is a Bernie Sanders supporter.  She is convinced that Hillary is embroiled in many scandals. Ironically, the source of her information is probably the worst …

Populism and demagoguery

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One of the characteristics of the current election cycle is the rise of populism.  In modern political science,  here is the definition. “[Populism] pits a virtuous and homogeneous people against a set of elites and dangerous ‘others’ who are together depicted as depriving (or attempting to deprive) the sovereign people of their rights, values, prosperity, identity, and voice” ((Albertazzi, Daniele; …