The ongoing battle for American hearts, minds and dollars

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the Guardian—Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now! Cracking America as a foreigner can be a an odyssey fraught with peril. The Pilgrim Fathers pulled it off while the similarly sullen Oasis repeatedly tried and failed. Piers Morgan was sent home packing to blight the lives of UK TV viewers, but James Corden weirdly continues to thrive. Now it seems Spanish football is ready to take it’s chance on the far side of the Atlantic, following the announcement that La Liga has entered a 15-year deal to...

In Portland, Americans battled Americans and the Kremlin won. Over the weekend, far-right protesters led by Patriot Prayer and the Proud Boys clashed with leftist anti-fascist protesters in Portland, Ore. The protest turned violent and the police joined in, firing rubber bullets and flash-bang grenades. National media showed smoke-shrouded images of Americans facing off against each other and the police. At the end of the day, however, the winner of the spectacle was Moscow and its goal of dividing the United States and undermining our democratic...