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  • Examining Civility In A Time Of Deepening Political Divisions

    These days, the word civility can seem almost quaint. Do Americans even agree that it's something to strive for? We explore what civility — and incivility — mean in polarizing times.

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  • Trump era proves a boom time for political publishing

    A spate of books focused on the Trump administration and related subjects are proving a moneymaker for publishers After two years in office Donald Trump has finally taught book publishers what cable news and the newsprint industry already knew: political journalism is great business and such a huge moneymaker that it may be eating into other publishing genres. More than a dozen booksabout Trump’s Washington are due, many from well-known writers paid advances in the region of a million dollars....

    the Guardian
  • Brexit delay gives UK more time to solve political crisis

    BRUSSELS (AP) — Extra time has been added to the Brexit countdown clock. The European Union has granted Britain a few more weeks to overcome its political deadlock and chart a smooth road out of the

    WTOP
  • Brexit delay gives UK more time to solve political crisis

    The European Union has granted Britain a few more weeks to overcome its political deadlock and chart a smooth road out of the bloc _ or change its mind and seek a much longer delay.

    thenewstribune
  • 'Rise of anti-Semitism' is no time to be playing politics: Mollie Hemingway

    The anti-hate resolution approved by Congress sparked a clash of opinions between Federalist senior editor Mollie Hemingway and Georgetown Institute of Politics executive director Mo Elliethee on Thursday night’s "Special Report" All-Star panel.

    Fox News
  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is right – it's time for radical change, not more ‘meh’ politics

    Centrism won’t fix wealth inequality or the climate crisis – so why are progressive politics condescendingly dismissed as unworkable? Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is an equal-opportunity irritant. The newly elected congresswoman doesn’t just drive Republicans to distraction, she routinely riles establishment Democrats with her refusal to meekly toe the party line. Ocasio-Cortez, to the chagrin of many of her colleagues, has no interest in diluting her views and occupying a “safe” middle ground. If...

    the Guardian
  • SXSW Film Festival Preview: A Mix Of Horror And Politics Reflects The Times

    The capital city of Texas prides itself with their motto “Keep Austin Weird” and it spills over into their well-known events — especially South by Southwest (SXSW). Since its debut in 1987, the festival has become a holy trinity of music, interactive and film — and it has grown into a premiere festival and conference which attracts people from all over the globe. In particular, the film festival has remained consistent with its brand, featuring numerous films that range

    Deadline