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United States

Harold Meyerson

Commentary: Trump accelerates Republican Party's sharp swerve right

Nov 10 2016

At first glance, it may seem like we’ve been here before. Come January, the Republicans will control the White House, both houses of Congress and, soon enough, the Supreme Court – just as they did for the four years following the 2002 election. How different could it be?

Commentary: Manic or evasive - these veep guys sure don’t feel like leaders

Oct 05 2016

After going through a week reminiscent of Napoleon’s at Waterloo, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will likely claim that Indiana Governor Mike Pence’s performance in Tuesday’s vice-presidential debate gave a boost to their campaign.

Commentary: Why the GOP still won’t rally around Trump

Aug 03 2016

Presidential nominee Donald Trump’s days of dividing the Republican Party are not over.

コラム:ブレグジットは「トランプ勝利」の前兆か

Jul 01 2016

[27日 ロイター] - 不吉な予言が色々飛び交っているが、欧州連合(EU)離脱を決めた英国民投票の結果を、11月の米大統領選で共和党候補指名を確実にしたドナルド・トランプ氏が勝利する前兆と見るのは恐らく早計だろう。

Commentary: What the Brexit vote tells us about whether Trump can win

Jun 27 2016

Despite all manner of apocalyptic predictions, the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union probably doesn’t portend the election of Donald Trump come November. In one all-important particular, the United States is not Britain: Minority voters now constitute nearly a third of the electorate in America, while they’re no more than one-tenth of the British voting public.

Commentary: Supporters could walk away from a 'presidential' Trump

Apr 22 2016

The central dilemma now confronting Donald Trump’s campaign is that the candidate is having an identity crisis.

Supporters could walk away from a ‘presidential’ Trump

Apr 22 2016

Can Trump woo the Republican establishment, which he must to nail down the nomination, without disenchanting his base?

Reaping as they sowed: How the culture wars are smiting the GOP

Apr 11 2016

In 2004, Republicans viewed the specter of gay marriage as a political gift from the gods.

Commentary: Reaping as they sowed: How the culture wars are smiting the GOP

Apr 11 2016

In 2004, Republicans viewed the specter of gay marriage as a political gift from the gods.

Reaping as they sowed: How the culture wars are smiting the GOP

Apr 08 2016

The culture wars, long a powerful wedge that Republicans wielded against the Democrats, have now become a dagger that cleaves GOP ranks down the middle.

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