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US politics remains divided: A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on January 1, 2015 1 Comment
US politics remains divided: A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood

Bye-bye 2014, welcome 2015!  US politics has been very consistently divided, Democrats vs. Republicans. As a result, nothing is accomplished. What will I remember about American politics in 2014? The US Democrats lost their majority in the US Senate. Surprise? Not a big surprise, because traditionally a second term president’s party loses elections due to […]

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Don’t be overconfident, GOP: A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood

Filed in Current affairs, Politics by on October 25, 2010 0 Comments
Don’t be overconfident, GOP: A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood

Mid-term election fever is high. The polls predict a gain of seats for the GOP and a loss for Democrats. For sure, in a bad economy, the party in power suffers. Two years ago, George W.Bush was blamed for everything. Now, the Democrats can’t use him as an excuse for their collective failure. To be […]

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A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood.

Filed in Current affairs by on July 18, 2009 2 Comments
A razor may be sharper than an ax, but it cannot cut wood.

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People just turned 100 years old. While many people of color are happy about the election of the first man of color as President of the United States, racial inequalities are still very visible in American society. President Obama‘s speech at the centennial ceremony can be described […]

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