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Sebastián Piñera is about to save Chile from the ‘Pink Tide’. Old Socialist comments

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Neo-Conservative @BretStephensNYT is tumescent over Trump’s Iran decertification! Political Observer interprets Stephens’ rhetorical wet dream!

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@davidimarcus takes the measure of ‘Vital Center’ hack Arthur Schlesinger Jr., via a book review : Old Socialist gags on this merde!

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At The Financial Times: On the Evils of Ham-fisted Banking Regulations. Ferdinand Pecora’s Ghost comments

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At The Financial Times: The Kobe Steel Scandal: Old Socialist comments

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@socialeurope & Colin Crouch confect a retrograde defense of Neo-Liberalism, presented as an ‘evaluation’. Almost Marx wonders!

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Harvey Weinstein fired! Myra B. states the obvious

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