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What Oprah Said

Here’s what we can do: we can give Oprah this moment. Continue reading

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Just Say (N)Oprah or, Make Great American Again

Since when did wanting to do the job; in Oprah’s case, coming down from the mountaintop to do the job, replace being able to do the job? Continue reading

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Donald Trump: The Man in America’s Mirror

Even as he fails and flails, Trump can be seen as the symptom, not the disease, of what ails America. Continue reading

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Trump: the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Part 2)

In the second installment of a three-part series we examine why Donald Trump is bad for the global order. Continue reading

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An Excerpt from Pax Americana

Kurt Baumeister’s debut novel, a satirical thriller entitled Pax Americana, will be released on March 15th by Stalking Horse Press. Early notices have been strong including praise from Weeklings Founding Editor Sean Beaudoin and bestselling authors Darin Strauss and Caroline … Continue reading

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Participation Trophy Politics

In Trump’s America, everyone can live vicariously, eliminating doubt, self-discipline and consequences. Continue reading

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Tiny Crowds, Tiny Hands vs. Huge Crowds, Huge Hearts

It’s 2017: are you going to believe Trump or your lying eyes? Continue reading

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