Daily Archive: 21 Apr 2017

Apr 21

Apparently Trump Won’t Protect Julian Assange

I just saw this headline at CNN, Sources: US Prepares Charges to Seek Arrest of WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange. I thought it a bit strange because I thought that Assange would be most safe if Donald Trump became president. Look, I understand that Hillary Clinton lost the election due to a kind of political perfect storm. …

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Apr 21

Bernie Sanders: Forward to the Past

I don’t think it’s personal towards Sanders. He’s a hard person to hate. I think it’s ideological, but it’s complicated. The Clinton wing of the Democratic Party are the people who I described in Listen, Liberal. These are professional-class liberals. They regard themselves as being experts — as being extremely pragmatic. They know how everything …

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