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The Founders and Us: Chapter 5

Brookhiser says the Founders would have approved of today’s political culture of “attack ads, spinning, and mindless partisanship.” In fact, they would have said it’s better than what they had back in the 18th century, when the politics was much more mean-spirited. Of course, that’s not to say today’s politicians are somehow superior to yesterday’s.

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Elizabeth Warren may be the least jolly member of the Senate, but she is nonetheless offering up her best Santa Claus impersonation as she seeks the Democratic presidential nomination, complete with a trillion-dollar-a-decade student-loan giveaway — to be paid for by those on her naughty list. Senator Warren ... Read More