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Yes, Trump's the villain on immigration. But not all wrong.

His style is crude, dishonorable. For that, there's a film analogy. But there's a reason he was elected on this issue, and it still applies.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel is needed as defender of the West

Her leadership helps fill U.S. void and counter illiberal drift in Europe.
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Commentary

Here's another way society discriminates: Free parking

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A bipartisan plan to protect our elections against foreign influence

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How Facebook can protect our society from bad actors

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Getting a flu shot is even more important when vaccine effectiveness ebbs

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