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[OPINION] Political dynasties: Impossibility of democracy

Aug 24, 2019 - 7:00 PM

The oligarchy that we have refuses to abolish itself through Congress that it controls through its political dynasties, rendering it continually impossible for democracy in our country

Obama to strive for unity in inaugural address

Jan 21, 2013 - 9:06 PM

After Obama spent an exhausting first term battling the worst economic storm in decades and waging partisan warfare with Republicans his second inauguration lacks the historic and hopeful promise of the first in 2009

READY FOR HISTORY. Workers and the press prepare on January 20, 2013 for US President Barack Obama's second inauguration at the US Capitol on January 21 in Washington, DC. US President Barack Obama was sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts for a second term in office January 20, 2013 in a brief, intimate private ceremony at the White House. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB