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Trump’s ╦ťAnti-Politics’ Resonating with Ordinary Americans #Trump2016

Robert Reich, Robert Reich shares the stories of a handful of regular Americans who are supporting Donald Trump — and warns that the brash billionaire could win November’s general election. Throughout the Republican primaries, pundits and pollsters repeatedly told us he’d peaked, that his most recent outrageous statement was his downfall, that he was viewed

Is Donald Trump the next Andrew Jackson? Or the next Groucho Marx?

Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, is being hailed as a “populist.” But Trump is no ordinary political populist — one of those folks who rail against economic inequality. He has managed to do something no other populist has: Trump grafted the populism of popular culture (where it has been extremely popular) onto politics

Ordinary Americans caught up in NSA data sweep

 When the U.S. National Security Agency intercepted the online accounts of legally targeted foreigners over a four-year period it also collected the conversations of nine times as many ordinary Internet users, both Americans and non-Americans, according to an investigation by The Washington Post. Nearly half of those surveillance files contained names, email addresses or other