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left–right politics

The left–right political spectrum is a system of classifying po...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
The left–right political spectrum is a system of classifying political positions, ideologies, and parties. Left-wing politics and right-wing politics are often presented as opposed, although a particular individual or group may take a left-wing stance on one matter and a right-wing stance on another, and some stances may overlap and be considered either left or right-wing depending on the ideology. In France, where the terms originated, the Left has been called "the party of movement" and the Right "
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Macron, Under Pressure, Walks Tight Line in Cabinet Shuffle

Wall Street Journal - 16 Oct 2018
Preserving that balance is key for Mr. Macron, because his fledgling political party is an alliance for former socialists and members of the center-right Les Republicains party who claim to transcend the left-right divide of traditional politics. Mr ...
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Rand Paul is right to worry about increasing political violence

Washington Examiner - 15 Oct 2018
Why do some pro-life extremists murder abortion doctors? Because they believe those doctors kill babies and should be repaid in kind. Yet, I don't know anyone Right or Left, including the overwhelming majority of pro-lifers, who finds the murder of ...
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The rigging of American politics

Vox - 16 Oct 2018
America's growing zones of anti-democracy buoy Republicans, who, in turn, gain more political power to write the rules in their favor. As the left realizes it's playing a rigged game, it's becoming determined to rewrite those rules itself. If they ...
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The Rich White Civil War

New York Times - 15 Oct 2018
The report, “Hidden Tribes,” breaks Americans into seven groups, from left to right, with names like Traditional Liberals, Moderates, Politically Disengaged and so on. It won't surprise you to learn that the most active groups are on the extremes ...
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What the Left Misses About Nationalism

New York Times - 15 Oct 2018
The reaction has been most potent on the political right, but there is certainly a basis for a liberal or social-democratic nationalism. If anything, the decline of liberal and social-democratic parties is a result at least in part of their inability ...
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Swedish politics: left, center-right, racial right

Idaho State Journal - 07 Oct 2018
The September 9 election resulted in a hung parliament, with Social Democrats, the Greens, and the Left Party winning 144 seats and the center-right coalition garnering 143, not enough for either to form a majority. The Swedish Democrats have 62 seats.

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