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A most deplorable analogy

I have one or two strong things to say about an invidious comparison currently being made – not least by those who, of all people, should know better… Transcript follows beneath the video below. In 2015, Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel flung open her country’s doors to the great tide of migrants pouring into Europe. They came from war zones such as Syria, from other tyrannies or rogue states. Talk about buyer’s remorse! Mrs Merkel recently told her party, the Christian Democrats: “For the next few months, what matters most is…

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The Scream, by Edvard Munch, 1893 Videos 

The unthinkable prospect

Join me below as I ask why the most passionate opponents of both Brexit and Trump are so adamant that they will both fail. The answer? The consequences of their success are simply unthinkable for these opponents themselves. The transcript follows under the video. A great deal has been written about the hysterical reaction to President Donald Trump. But what would these over-the-top protesters do if Trump proved to be a success? Would they admit they had been wrong? A few days ago, I put this to someone in London….

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trump1 Britain USA Videos 

The vicar’s daughter and the volatile vulgarian

Join me here as I marvel at the special relationship between the English vicar’s daughter and the volatile vulgarian in the White House, and speculate how this could usher in a new era of western renewal. If you’d like to read the remarks I make on this video, the transcript follows below. It had seemed impossible that Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May and the American President Donald Trump would have anything in common. The shy, reserved, utterly English vicar’s daughter and the garish and volatile vulgarian, who resembles a human…

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Trump media derangement syndrome (ctd)

On and on it goes, the media frenzy over President Trump. Watch me discuss this on Twitter/Periscope with Avi Abelow of Israel Video Network. And just like those in the twittersphere whose remarks are visible on this video, you too can contribute to future such discussions between myself and Avi on Periscope whenever they go live.

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The mob versus democracy

The extraordinary protests against President Donald Trump go far beyond normal expressions of political disagreement. As I discuss with Avi Abelow of Israel Video Network, they represent a more frightening development: the widespread assumption that the Presidential election result was illegitimate, and therefore can properly be opposed by a force assembled on the streets because the people on those streets didn’t like the result.

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