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No compromise: the Republican Speaker of the House of Representatives, John Boehner, listens as Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address last month. Photograph: Getty Images
Deluded and dysfunctional, the Republicans have lost the plot
Recently, in an effort to embarrass Republicans pandering to their scientifically challenged base, Senate Democrats proposed a series of votes on climate change. While most Americans and the overwhelming majority of scientists believe climate change is real and people are the primary cause of it, Republican voters are evenly divided on whether it exists at all, and reject the idea that we are responsible.
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No Place Like Home – A Black Briton’s Journey through the American South
book review
'The idea of retracing the route is a great one, urgent and necessary.'
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