Will President Trump Make A Wise Decision or a Dangerous One?

Trump almost took the country to the abyss, but instead he stopped and made the smarter choice. Instead of giving Bannon a rubber stamp on the national security council he gave the national security state a man they trust and respect.

General known for sharp questions will be Trump's new top security adviser - Reuters

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She Fought on Both Sides of Abortion Issue

RealClearPolitics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 14:18
Christine Flowers, Philadelphia Inquirer
Norma McCorvey dies at 69

Trump Must Be President for Everyone - Not Just His Crowds

RealClearPolitics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 14:18
Mike Lupica, NYDN
As intoxicating as it is to mix it up with the media in front of his fans, he should focus on leading for the entire country, Lupica writes.

It's Racial Indoctrination Day at Upscale Chicagoland School

RealClearPolitics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 14:15
Peter Berkowitz, WSJ
Peter Berkowitz writes that as administrators foist social justice on 4,000 suburban students at New Trier High School, parents plead for balance.

Will Keith Ellison Move the Democrats Left?

RealClearPolitics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 14:15
Vinson Cunningham, The New Yorker
By running for the D.N.C. chair, the Minnesota congressman hopes to lead a populist opposition against Trump.

Trump & the Crisis of the Meritocracy

RealClearPolitics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 14:14
Glenn Reynolds, USA Today
Is the era of stable American government over?

Iran summons Turkish envoy over comments by president, foreign minister

MiddleEasteye - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:58
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Turkey's foreign minister accused Iran of wanting to turn Iraq and Syria 'Shia'

Trump opponents protest outside UK parliament as lawmakers debate planned visit

Top Reuters News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:56
LONDON (Reuters) - Thousands of Donald Trump's opponents gathered outside the British parliament on Monday to protest against a planned state visit while lawmakers debated whether the new U.S. president should be given a lavish meeting with Queen Elizabeth.

Trump weighs security adviser options; Pence 'disappointed' by Flynn

Top Reuters News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:31
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla./BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump considered his options for a new national security adviser on Monday as his vice president, Mike Pence, said he had been disappointed by the actions of the man ousted from the job and supported his dismissal.

Trump weighs security adviser options; Pence 'disappointed' by Flynn

Reuters US Politics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:31
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla./BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump considered his options for a new national security adviser on Monday as his vice president, Mike Pence, said he had been disappointed by the actions of the man ousted from the job and supported his dismissal.

Russia's U.N. envoy Churkin dies suddenly in New York

Top Reuters News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 13:25
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's combative ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly in New York on Monday after being taken ill at work, the Russian Foreign Ministry said.

Snap arrives in London to woo skeptical investors ahead of IPO

Top Reuters News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 12:26
LONDON (Reuters) - Snap Inc, owner of popular messaging app Snapchat, kicked off its first investor roadshow on Monday, looking to persuade London money managers to back its initial public offering in the face of concerns about its growth prospects, valuation and corporate governance.

Sisi’s war on Egyptian NGOs

MiddleEasteye - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 11:45

At a time when checks and balances against Egyptian power are needed more than ever, the state is giving watchdogs the fight of their life

Trump supports free press but will call out false reports: Pence

Reuters US Politics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 11:04
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump believes in a free and independent press but he will not hesitate to point out flawed reporting, the U.S Vice President Mike Pence said on Monday.

East Libya issues women travel ban over alleged spying

MiddleEasteye - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 10:55
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General Abdelrazek al-Nadhouri denied that the requirement for a 'mahram' or male guardian was motivated by religion or politics

The Greatest Presidents

RealClearPolitics - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 10:35
Robert Merry, The American Conservative
Historians agree on the top three. Below that, there are fascinating trends in opinion.

Norway pledges $10 million to counter Trump's global anti-abortion move

Top Reuters News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 10:22
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway has joined an international initiative to raise millions of dollars to replace shortfalls left by U.S. President Donald Trump's ban on U.S.-funded groups worldwide providing information on abortion.

France's Le Pen narrows gap in presidential race: poll

Top Reuters News - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 09:15
PARIS (Reuters) - French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has gained some ground on her main election rivals, independent Emmanuel Macron and conservative Francois Fillon, but would still lose to either of them in the May 7 runoff for the presidency, a poll showed on Monday.

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