You really need to read this if you still believe there is a meaningful difference between the 2 parties. I’ve said for some time that Hillary is the most Nixonian candidate since Nixon. I am now amending that to read: Hillary is the most Nixonian candidate, ever!
“I would say that a majority of people in my circle will vote for Hillary,“ leading neoconservative Robert Kagan told people at a Clinton fundraiser.
This is a well done deconstruction of the Trump phenomenon, perhaps the best that I have seen. The author is a great writer who I read regularly but seldom link to due to our having differing political leanings.
Cruz’s attack on the moderators was smart politics — but it was almost precisely backwards. The questions in the CNBC debate, though relentlessly tough, were easily the most substantive of the debates so far. And the problem for Republicans is that substantive questions about their policy proposals end up sounding like hostile attacks — but that’s because the policy proposals are ridiculous, not because the questions are actually unfair.