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The Trump “Miracle”…. but not for all

President Trump and his supporters have been very keen to trumpet the success of the Trump led US economy. And it is hard to argue against noticing that the GDP has risen in Mr Trump’s first term. The employment data … Continue reading

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MAKING SENSE OF THE PRESIDENT’S DOG WHISTLES

The phenomenon of US politics, which at first encounter is hardest for non Americans to understand, is working out how come a bizarre figure like Mr Trump has such a following? The Republican Party and indeed the entire US electoral … Continue reading

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OH DEAR, MR TRUMP MIGHT NEED TO FIRE YET ANOTHER ADVISOR

From time to time, since leaders are human, the US public might expect their politicians to make mistakes, but after reading some of the President’s latest claims the best we might hope is that the current batch of tweets were … Continue reading

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A few Implications of the Greek “No” Vote

Although a good proportion of the Greek population appear relieved at the clear “no” vote in answer to the Euro requests for austerity conditions for the much needed bail-out, the result has dismayed its European partners.  The Prime minister’s obvious … Continue reading

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