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Tony Burman: Donald Trump is the Manchurian president Tony Burman – Foreign Affairs Columnist 16 hrs ago ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. © BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI U.S. President Donald Trump has consistently waved off evidence that he or his campaign has had contacts with Russians. But the Robert Mueller probe is showing those denials to be flimsy, writes Tony Burman. … More News?

People don’t read much:

They prefer the effortless  total immersion in ever varying video images where what’s reported is a mesmerizing blur that requires extraordinary strength of mind to check. 03 December 2018 – 18H31 Television holds ground for news, as print fades: US study

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I think almost everyone who has the temerity to voice an opinion says uncomplimentary things about politicians. Whenever anyone complains about politicians: they are put in their place with: you voted for them  in a free election. It’s as though real speech, not advertising or gun ownership, is stifled by allusions to freedom But I’ve … More Seeking Sources/Contacts

Change, Robots, and a more affordable Labour Pool

I keep hearing that people lose jobs because of advances in technology: shiny metal robots are replacing working class muscle and female allure. Change is everywhere so rapid that humans can’t keep up and pretty girls fall to the wayside; North American auto makers like GM lose market share to makers from Japan and  Korea. … More Change, Robots, and a more affordable Labour Pool