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The American System

Sep 2017

September 11, 2017

September 12, 2017

Trump Got Rolled, Speeding Collapse of Current Regime and Setting GOP on Path to Split; Republican “Hastert Rule” Lockstep In House Has Been Major Cause of Weimar-Style Paralysis of U.S. Government; Ousted Bannon Vows Vendetta Against GOP Moderates; Confused Alarms of Ultra-Reactionary Putsch in House To Make Gingrich or Santorum Speaker; Continued Rage In GOP Over Hensarling Group’s Refusal to Vote Hurricane Aid for Texas; John Tyler in 1840s Shows Sad Fate of Presidents At Odds With Both Parties; Ramsay MacDonald’s 1931 Defection From British Labour Party Left Him Scorned By All