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How not to learn the facts of life: Trump

From Harper’s Weekly Report: Trump said the CIA’s report that concluded¬†Saudi Arabia’s crown prince ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was based on “feelings,” and insisted the US relationship with Saudi Arabia was too important to jeopardize. In a … Continue reading

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The reality of dictatorships: they are obtuse

Alexander Stille, a professor at Columbia, published a fascinating historical essay in the oped section of the New York Times,¬†“What a Murder by Mussolini Teaches Us About Khashoggi and M.B.S: The murder of Jamal Khashoggi by the Saudis has striking … Continue reading

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