is the constitution the problem?

Balkin argues that we are experiencing dysfunction because Reagan regime that has dominated American politics for almost forty years is grinding to Donald Trump's corrupt presidency represents its final unravelling. ... The end of Reagan era marks crucial turning point. Things look..

how did president reagan deal with violent radicals in his

Nor would President Reagan have had the hesitation to express both sympathy and empathy to for Muslim victims of Christchurch.  . ... By the bromides of the populists or the voices of racism and division, Americans may for time be entranced, and it soon passes and version of Reagan's..

a friendship that changed history

He told me, The story of the century was atheistic, Soviet Communism, Reagan and John Paul II, lived it. ... The faith of Reagan and of John Paul II helped bring about the chain of events that led to the undoing of the empire. ..

working class heroes

But then, as Kovalik,  it was Reagan who gave the in 1987 to the driver to run over Vietnam Brian Willson at Concord Naval Weapons Station where arms were shipped to Contras Reagan's so-called secret war Nicaragua. ... there was subversion, and by 1979 they were back action everywhere,..

how reagan armed saddam with chemical weapons

., NYT revealed that in the 1980s, the administration of US President Ronald Reagan covertly provided battle planning assistance at time when American intelligence knew that Iraqi commanders would employ chemical weapons in waging the decisive battles of Iran- Iraq war.. ... What concerned DIA,..

trump expected to name david malpass to head world bank

According to Treasury, Malpass worked in Ronald Reagan and George H.W. ... According to Treasury, Malpass worked in Reagan and George H.W. While at Bear Stearns, he authored op-ed published August 2007 in Wall Street Journal waving off warning signs of the impending financial crisis....

what does william barr have to do with iran contra?

Most notably, Barr railed publicly against long running independent counsel investigation of Reagan- Bush administration and he supported President Bush's last minute pardon of Caspar Weinberger, Reagan's former secretary. ... There is no doubt that Bush, as president, was aware of and..

the catholic left returnsthe american spectator

  Released just two months The Challenge of Peace was direct attack on Reagan's desire to win Cold War peacefully through in the arms race, flavored with the incense of the movement, calls one of the greatest curses on the human race... One of the key elements holding this coalition was..

george h.w. bush dead at 94

From left, Presidents Bush, Reagan, Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon stand together at the dedication of Ronald Reagan Library in 1991. ... With Reagan set to leave in 1989, with his popularity ratings on high, the nomination and the presidency... ..

jfk assassination @ 55

There have been three American presidents during my lifetime, and each was Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump. ... Reagan once said that he had not left Democratic Party, Democratic Party had left him. ..

apec summit presents stark us or china choices

USS Ronald Reagan, USS Theodore Roosevelt and USS Nimitz Strike Groups transit in the Western Pacific with ships from Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force, November 12, 2017. Just the US conducted two-carrier naval drills involving USS Ronald Reagan and USS John C Stennis strike groups..

europe's war on free speech continues

September, shortly Reagan blamed the debacle on Carter CIA cutbacks. But Mondale's criticisms of Reagan failures Lebanon were strident than Reagan's criticisms of Jimmy Carter for Iran hostage crisis during the 1980 presidential campaign.. ..

loveable dingbats or hateful warmongers?

and even being Democrat in the 1940s, Reagan decided to throw his support behind anti-Communist witch hunt of the 1950s and of the era of New Deal liberalism that came before.. ... In other words, Reagan's crimes had come full circle--from war on Sandinistas, to hypocrisy with Iran, to..

stevens exit is topic of speculation

That's why observers have speculated that Rehnquist, or O'Connor, Republican state senator nominated by Reagan, might want to retire during Bush's tenure.. ... Still, Powell felt he wanted Republican to replace him, so he retired in 1987, and Reagan named his successor, Justice Anthony..

the supreme court cuts back

Reagan-Bush appointees, plus present vacancies, add up to majorities in every circuit and one -- and in that one, 14 of the 28 judges are Reagan-Bush appointees and 15th judge is Richard Nixon appointee. The Fourth Circuit, will soon have eight Reagan-Bush judges, plus one..

this week in black history

The sanctions were imposed after Senate overrode veto of the measure by President Ronald Reagan. By favoring policy he referred to as, Reagan had angered Blacks and Whites constructive engagement with South African regime. ..

fsu meteorology student takes weather world by storm

Reagan was intent on working FSU's studio and providing the latest and best information about Hurricane Hermine, the first hurricane to blast through Tallahassee in 31 years.. ... Suddenly Reagan's # Hermine tweets were on the radar of people around the world looking for the information..

michael reagan

Michael Reagan is organizer with Seattle Solidarity Network and student at University of Washington where he studies the history of. ..

in pictures: president george h.w. bush

Bushes stand with Republican Ronald Reagan and his wife, Nancy, in 1980. ... From left, Presidents Bush, Reagan, Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon stand together at the dedication of Ronald Reagan Library in 1991. ..

police get break in murder case

White went from old suspect to defendant on Wednesday, when Reagan arrested him Roanoke as fugitive from justice on homicide charge Easton. ... Reagan had lot of help from his department, Pennsylvania State Police, the office and state and local police Virginia. ..

ortega stood ground against reagan at un

Everywhere he went, he discussed Central America peace plan that is supposed to take effect on Nov 7, trying to refute the positions of Reagan administration. ... The day, Ortega was cheered at United Nations, venue for Washington- bashing, when he accused Reagan of ignoring the wishes..

reagan faces dilemma on s. africa sanctions

The administration's response is to come in Reagan must make to Congress by Friday, may be delayed until next week. ... The administration has undertaken legal study of whether Congress can require Reagan to impose new sanctions, that the provision is not binding on Reagan. ..

reagan meeting splits afghan rebel leaders

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- Two Afghan leaders on Tuesday rebuked four other guerrilla chiefs for Washington with President Reagan, in. ... In Afghan of Kabul, Marxist government criticized Reagan for meeting with the guerrillas and said United States supports terrorism.. ..

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