Phil Quin

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Middle-class

'Peter for PM': enemies of Kelly O'Dwyer hold out hope for Costello comeback

A campaign to oust Financial Services Minister Kelly O'Dwyer from Parliament has intensified, with polling being commissioned to gauge voter support …

In 2006, nearly half (49%) of Dems were white evangelicals/Mainline Protestants/Catholics. Just a decade later, it’s down to 29% https://t.co/QiYBX7WcKe

Political Science

Trump’s Son In Crosshairs Of Special Counsel Mueller

Prosecutors investigating possible collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign are bearing down on the president’s son, attempting to figure out his intent when he attended a meeting in which he was promised dirt on Hillary Clinton as part of Russia’s support for Trump’s campaign. The question …

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China

Special feature: A history of American public opinion on foreign aid

WASHINGTON — The development community reacted with shock when President Donald Trump’s budget called for cuts of more than 30 percent to the U.S. …

Political Science
Foreign Aid
U.S. Dept. of State

Once more into the breach: Does foreign aid work?

By Steve RadeletThe Trump administration’s proposals to drastically cut foreign aid have once again sparked debates about aid effectiveness. Right on …

Foreign Aid
Foreign Aid

Foreign aid makes for a stronger Missouri

Missouri shares a border with eight other U.S. states and no foreign countries, but our economic well-being is intricately tied to foreign trade and …

Why Cutting Foreign Aid Benefits Terrorists

President Trump's proposal to cut USAID funding will not help the United States fight terrorism.<p><i>Max Friedman</i> <i>is an intern in the</i> <i>Center for Preventive</i> …

Foreign Aid

The End of Foreign Aid As We Know It

President Donald Trump’s vow to put “America first” includes a plan to drastically cut assistance to developing countries and merge the State …

Trump's Worst Nightmare: Mueller's Grand Jury Subpoena's Russia Documents

By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – –<p>Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller has empaneled a grand jury in the investigation of Trump’s ties to Russia. …

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Caitlyn Jenner Rips Trump’s Trans Military Ban

LGBT activist, and trans-woman, Caitlyn Jenner broke her silence on President Trump’s tweet announcing that he will reinstate a ban on transgender …

Transgender military service is a winning political issue against Trump, because he just made it all about himself

So naturally there have been efforts by social conservatives to frame transgender rights issues as being not about inclusion but about imposition on the broader public: That people are trying to <i>make you or your child</i> share a bathroom with someone of a different sex.<p>But I don't think this is winning …

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