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The hollow men

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Senior Elephant Handler Ryan Henning kisses an elephant before the matinee on the final day of elephant performances in the Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, U.S.

Published: 2 August 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

The hollow men – Jeffrey Goldberg – The Atlantic 21.07.16
Why didn’t the most talented, most influential Republican politicians—men like Chris Christie, Tom Cotton, and Paul Ryan—do more to stop Donald Trump? … They’ve so far chosen the path of submission and expediency and rationalisation. It is not, however, too late. The saving grace here is that they have until November 8th to tell the country what I believe they know to be true—that Donald Trump is singularly unfit to be president, and that the country is more important than their party, or their careers.
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Obama: It's time for Republican leaders to denounce Trump – Jesse Byrnes – The Hill 02.08.16   [includes video of the remarks 2:27]

Clinton v Trump – 6 analyses with implications for Israel July 26, 2016


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