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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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As Critics Assail Trump, His Supporters Dig In Deeper

New York Times - 23 Jun 2018
The increasingly tribalized politics on the left and right have helped insulate Mr. Trump from the paroxysms that have jolted his party and eroded longstanding expectations of restraint, humility and honesty in American presidents. This era of tumult ...
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Switzerland Beats Serbia in a Game Tinged With History and Politics

New York Times - 23 Jun 2018
KALININGRAD, Russia — It was Xherdan Shaqiri's right boot that made the headlines before his match on Friday, but it was his left boot, and his hands, that were the story after the game ended. Shaqiri's 90th-minute goal in a 2-1 victory against Serbia ...
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The Bizarro-World Trump Storming Michigan Politics

POLITICO Magazine - 24 Jun 2018
An activist demanded he pledge that a first order of business as governor would be to add civil rights LGBTQ protections to the state's anti-discrimination statute, and he readily made the vow. An employee of the nearby state prison complained about ...
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The right sees opportunity in a crisis. Why can't the left?

The Guardian - 21 Jun 2018
For at least the first two-thirds of the last century those on the political right were the gloomy ones, the ones fearful of change, the ones doing their best to cling on to the status quo. It's hard to say when, but at some point between the first oil ...
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Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

Boston.com - 24 Jun 2018
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was booted from a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump, setting off a fierce debate about whether politics should play a role in how administration ...
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Matteo Salvini: a political chameleon thriving on fears

The Guardian - 22 Jun 2018
Salvini's political story began in the 1990s on the far left, when anti-globalisation protests formed the basis of his populism and he headed a small communist faction within the Northern League. The party was neither left or right but instead unified ...
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Americans Love Families. American Policies Don't.

New York Times - 24 Jun 2018
But this past week was a reminder of a deep contradiction about the family in American politics: Families make powerful symbols, valuable to politicians and revered by voters. But American policies are inconsistent and weak, relative to many countries ...

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