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Froma Harrop: Attack on Dallas police was terrorism

Posted 7/12/2016 in National Columns

The gunning down of five cops in Dallas was terrorism, pure and simple. The lunatic who did it framed his rampage as retaliation for police shootings of African-Americans. But these were not two sides of the same coin. They were different coins altogether.

 

Froma Harrop: Is losing the election part of Trump's plan?

Posted 6/25/2016 in National Columns

What's Donald Trump really up to? Is he using the election of 2016 to enrich himself, with no intention of assuming the burdens of the presidency? Many wonder. If that's the plan, he's going about it the right way.

 

Froma Harrop: Social media warp politics

Posted 6/23/2016 in National Columns

"The Bernie Bros are out in full force harassing female reporters," according to a recent headline on The Washington Post's website.

 

Froma Harrop: The cultural case for Brexit deserves respect

Posted 6/21/2016 in National Columns

It's not all about money. The economic arguments for Britain to stay in the European Union may be compelling, but the noneconomic ones demand respect. Preserving a way of life is a valid desire -- and one widely shared.

 

Froma Harrop: Orlando is why we need surveillance

Posted 6/16/2016 in National Columns

The FBI had the Orlando gunman under watch -- twice -- and, after much consideration, decided to stop following him. Was this a mistake? Obviously, tragically so.

 

Froma Harrop: A Trump presidency would sink all boats

Posted 6/10/2016 in National Columns

Hello, investors. Come join the foreign policy experts in daily panic attacks over what a President Donald Trump would mean for your world.

 

Froma Harrop: Sanders should stop scheming

Posted 6/9/2016 in National Columns

"Drop your plans and schemes," Thomas Cromwell advises doomed Queen Anne Boleyn in "Wolf Hall." "Put down the burden of them." Bernie Sanders could use similar counsel.

 

Froma Harrop: Suckers for Trump need to believe

Posted 6/6/2016 in National Columns

Here is how Donald Trump suckers the little people. What follows is a telling of his methods, not commentary on his lack of scruples.

 

Froma Harrop: Confessions of a former dead-ender

Posted 6/1/2016 in National Columns

Bernie Sanders is clearly winding down his campaign for the Democratic nomination. In speeches and interviews over the weekend, he started turning his lance away from Hillary Clinton and toward Donald Trump.

 

Froma Harrop: The public squalor of airport security

Posted 5/26/2016 in National Columns

I was about to share my own sob story, when I read that hundreds of passengers missed their flights at Chicago O'Hare International Airport because of hours-long security lines.

 

Froma Harrop: The cure for expensive cities is moving vans

Posted 5/24/2016 in National Columns

A funny thing didn't happen on the way to the digital revolution. It failed to empty out the cities.

 

Froma Harrop: A Life in Numbers

Posted 5/17/2016 in National Columns

Numbers are how one keeps score. Those who engage in any competitive endeavor -- business, sports, even weight loss -- seek numbers to tell them how well they're doing and how much better than how many other people.

 

Froma Harrop: Can we face away from Facebook?

Posted 5/12/2016 in National Columns

Facebook remains uncontested as the social media champ of Wall Street.

 

Froma Harrop: Our sick drug business

Posted 5/4/2016 in National Columns

Sometimes the road to hell is paved with bad intentions.

 

Froma Harrop: The liberal Silent Majority

Posted 4/27/2016 in National Columns

A few days before Bernie Sanders lost badly in the New York primary, 27,000 souls filled Washington Square Park, many wildly cheering him on.

 

Froma Harrop: Must America always pick up the tab?

Posted 3/31/2016 in National Columns

It seems strange that so few of my fellow TV binge-watchers have submitted to the fascinating Norwegian political thriller, "Occupied." Friends, this is eight hours of your life you won't mind not getting back.

 

Froma Harrop: Over here: Competence amid repulsive politics

Posted 3/29/2016 in National Columns

Belgians planning to "march against fear" Sunday were told to stay home out of fear for more violence. Americans in Europe, meanwhile, are being advised to "exercise vigilance." What about Americans in America?

 

Froma Harrop: Our elegant man in Havana

Posted 3/24/2016 in National Columns

Barack Obama walked the cobblestone streets of Old Havana to cheers of "Welcome to Cuba!" After decades of official hostility between the United States and Cuba, Obama has successfully nudged the two toward normal relations.

 

Froma Harrop: How the West was shunned in primary politics

Posted 3/17/2016 in National Columns

There's a not-insignificant part of the United States known as the West Coast.

 

Froma Harrop: Republican 'takers' take down the establishment

Posted 3/4/2016 in National Columns

Just as Donald Trump did a Super Tuesday stomp on the Republican establishment, the establishment showed why it deserved the rough treatment.

 

 

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