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The incredible reason why Trump could succeed in turning Washington upside down

Newt Gingrich, The election of Donald Trump marks the third great effort to break free from Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal system that has dominated American government for more than 80 years. The first effort to overturn this bureaucratic establishment was Ronald Reagan in 1980. The second was the Contract with America in 1994, which resulted

How Racism And Nativism Enabled The New Deal

Kyle Sammin, The Federalist  If you ever visit Hyde Park, the home-turned-museum of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, you will be struck by how many people view Roosevelt as the savior of American democracy. It is a useful chance to step away from political and historical analysis and see the hordes of octogenarians there to visit a