Daily Archives: November 9, 2012

Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, tells Frederick Studemann, the FT’s comment and analysis editor, that he sees more tension to come between China and the US Read more

By turning its back on white working-class men the Democratic party created a political vacuum Republicans have been all too eager to fill. Whether through racism, xenophobia, or homophobia, or by means of right-wing evangelical Protestantism, the GOP have found scapegoats. Blacks, immigrants, gays, and women seeking abortions aren’t responsible for the declining real wages of white men without college degrees, of course, but they are convenient targets of their anger. Read more