“Populist” voters key in Brexit, Trump, LePen campaigns

The easy explanation for the British vote for Brexit, Trump’s big electoral support and Le Pen’s presidential challenge in France is that the U.S. and Europe are experiencing a growth in “populism.” These days, populism means the opposition by average, working people to traditional politics, which they see as having been run by an elite […]

Dems copy GOP, use courts to fight president

President Trump’s moves to control immigration from certain countries have been temporarily blocked by U.S. District Courts in the states of Washington and Hawaii. The Trump administration reaction to these decisions has revealed a lack of understanding of the role of the courts. Attorney General Jeff Sessions criticized the Hawaii court, saying, “I really am […]