Republicans Demand Democrat Adam Schiff Resign Over Trump Comments

Republicans Demand Democrat Adam Schiff Resign Over Trump Comments By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 29, 2019   On Thursday, the nine Republican members of the House Intelligence Committee called for its chairman, Rep. Adam B. Schiff (D-Calif.) to step down following his continued comments that there is “significant evidence of collusion” in the media despite Special Counsel Robert … Continue reading Republicans Demand Democrat Adam Schiff Resign Over Trump Comments

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Trump: ‘We’ll Have A Plan That Is Far Better Than Obamacare’

Trump: ‘We’ll Have A Plan That Is Far Better Than Obamacare’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 28, 2019   “If the Supreme Court rules that Obamacare is out, we’ll have a plan that is far better than Obamacare,” President Trump told reporters on Wednesday. The Department of Justice has already made a move to ask the courts to repeal the existing elements … Continue reading Trump: ‘We’ll Have A Plan That Is Far Better Than Obamacare’

Alan Dershowitz Says Trump Has “Total Exoneration,” Criticizes Mueller

Alan Dershowitz Says Trump Has “Total Exoneration,” Criticizes Mueller By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 27, 2019   Noted lawyer and Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz has weighed in with his thoughts on Attorney General William Barr’s four-page letter summarizing Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 election. Click … Continue reading Alan Dershowitz Says Trump Has “Total Exoneration,” Criticizes Mueller

The Bar-On Brief: Standardized testing is an effective tool — when it is actually standardized

The Bar-On Brief: Standardized testing is an effective tool — when it is actually standardized By SHAULI BAR-ON March 26, 2019 in Columns, Opinion Shutianyi Li/Daily Trojan This month, USC was rocked by scandal once again. Once dubbed the “University of Spoiled Children,” the school is now being ridiculed as the “University of Scandal and Corruption.” So-called experts across … Continue reading The Bar-On Brief: Standardized testing is an effective tool — when it is actually standardized

Russia Finds Success In Sharp Power Over Soft Power

Russia Finds Success In Sharp Power Over Soft Power Soft power is a valuable tool in the arsenal of world powers, used to gather and maintain the support of foreign nations through appealing to their citizenry. The term “soft power” was coined by Joseph Nye in his work Soft Power: The Means To Success In … Continue reading Russia Finds Success In Sharp Power Over Soft Power

Fox News Poll Says Biden, Sanders Would Beat Trump In Election

Fox News Poll Says Biden, Sanders Would Beat Trump In Election By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 25, 2019   A Fox News poll released Sunday shows some bad news for President Donald Trump. In a hypothetical election held right now, both Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden would beat President Trump. Biden would defeat Trump 47 percent to 40 percent, and … Continue reading Fox News Poll Says Biden, Sanders Would Beat Trump In Election

Sanders Vs. O’Rourke: Stark Contrasts Reveal Divided Democratic Party

Sanders Vs. O’Rourke: Stark Contrasts Reveal Divided Democratic Party By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 19, 2019   Beto O’Rourke announced his bid for the presidency last week, and he has already sent a message to the crowded Democratic field that he is to be taken seriously. In just 24 hours, O’Rourke raised $6.1 million, more than any other candidate this … Continue reading Sanders Vs. O’Rourke: Stark Contrasts Reveal Divided Democratic Party

Trump’s UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Gunning For 2024 Presidential Run

Trump’s UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Gunning For 2024 Presidential Run By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 11, 2019   President Donald Trump’s former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley is laying the groundwork for a 2024 presidential run. The Washington Examiner reports that Haley has gathered advisers and is beginning to raise money well in advance of the race. The 2024 election would … Continue reading Trump’s UN Ambassador Nikki Haley Gunning For 2024 Presidential Run

Rand Paul Joins Senators Who Will Vote Against Trump’s Border Emergency Declaration

Rand Paul Joins Senators Who Will Vote Against Trump’s Border Emergency Declaration By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 7, 2019   Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky is perhaps the most conservative senator who will side with Democrats to pass a measure against President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration for a border wall. Paul announced Sunday he will join … Continue reading Rand Paul Joins Senators Who Will Vote Against Trump’s Border Emergency Declaration

Unlikely Supporter? Chuck Schumer: ‘President Trump Did The Right Thing’

Unlikely Supporter? Chuck Schumer: ‘President Trump Did The Right Thing’ By Shauli Bar-On Last updated Mar 1, 2019   President Donald Trump spent the last few days in Vietnam, engaging in high-stakes talks with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Back in Washington, Congress hosted hearings smearing the president and criticizing his character. But after President Trump announced he … Continue reading Unlikely Supporter? Chuck Schumer: ‘President Trump Did The Right Thing’