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Is America in decline?@JohnPrideaux, @JamesMAstill and @JBennet consider the challenges the superpower faces

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10/16/2021 1:13:00 PM

Is America in decline?JohnPrideaux, JamesMAstill and JBennet consider the challenges the superpower faces

America is reeling from a failed war in Afghanistan, political polarisation and increasing social division. Could the superpower be in decline?00:00 - Americ...

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JohnPrideaux JamesMAstill JBennet I hope its Trumpist decline is slowing down. You left out the word 'still' JohnPrideaux JamesMAstill JBennet Is America in decline. What a loaded question. Answer: JohnPrideaux JamesMAstill JBennet For a long time, now!

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Opinion | The Inflation Tax RisesFrom WSJopinion: Is inflation still “transitory,” as the Federal Reserve and White House like to say? Not if you’ve been visiting the grocery store, gas pump, online retailer, or anywhere else across the U.S. economy. opinion Mexico is not paying for the wall and China is not paying for the Trump tariffs. The ignorance in this country is off the charts. opinion Bitcoin fixes this…somehow opinion The dirty little secret is inflation helps the government. As prices go up sales tax increases.

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How harmful is Facebook?How harmful is Facebook? On our “Checks and Balance” podcast: - The Economist ’s Hal Hodson explains why we need better data - When a violent video game sparked panic on Capitol Hill - AlexandraSuich on whether politicians will take action wow Facebook Google People lie when they post on Facebook. When people search for information on Google, they never lie. If you are looking to buy a Lotus Evora, you will never lie to Google that you are looking for a Porsche.😆 We are stressed, frustrated and worried. I believe I can speak for many in the USA.