Ryder Cup: how golf is new focus of soft power diplomacy

With Donald Trump a keen player, tournament offers chance for Europe to show united front As the Ryder Cup tees off for the first time in France this weekend, at a vast course beyond the Palace of Versailles, golf is becoming a new focus of soft power diplomacy in an era of a US president […]

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Hamilton builds triumphant debut in Washington- but will Trump go to see it?

Hit musical, which Mike Pence was booed at during a 2016 performance, opened after enormously successful run in New York The mega-hit musical Hamilton made a triumphant debut in Washington on Thursday, coinciding with Donald Trump’s birthday. There seems little prospect, however, of the US president ever attending the show. Composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda […]

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Hamilton induces triumphant debut in Washington- but will Trump go to see it?

Hit musical, which Mike Pence was booed at during a 2016 performance, opened after tremendously successful run in New York The mega-hit musical Hamilton made a triumphant debut in Washington on Thursday, coinciding with Donald Trump’s birthday. There seems little prospect, however, of the US president ever attending the show. Composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda […]

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Hamilton induces triumphant debut in Washington- but will Trump go to see it?

Hit musical, which Mike Pence was booed at during a 2016 performance, opened after staggeringly successful run in New York The mega-hit musical Hamilton made a triumphant debut in Washington on Thursday, coinciding with Donald Trump’s birthday. There seems little prospect, however, of the US president ever attending the show. Composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda […]

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How big pharma’s money- and its politicians- feed the US opioid crisis

Tom Marino might have withdrawn from consideration as Trumps drug czar, but narcotic money is coursing through the veins of Congress contributing immediately to an epidemic that kills thousands of Americans each year Donald Trump was not incorrect. Hours before his nominee for” medication czar” withdrew from consideration over his part in a law restriction […]

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Hamilton constructs triumphant debut in Washington- but will Trump go to see it?

Hit musical, which Mike Pence was booed at during a 2016 performance, opened after tremendously successful run in New York The mega-hit musical Hamilton made a triumphant debut in Washington on Thursday, coinciding with Donald Trump’s birthday. There seems little prospect, however, of the US president ever attending the show. Composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda […]

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Hamilton makes triumphant debut in Washington- but will Trump go to see it?

Hit musical, which Mike Pence was booed at during a 2016 performance, opened after hugely successful run in New York The mega-hit musical Hamilton made a triumphant debut in Washington on Thursday, coinciding with Donald Trump’s birthday. There seems little prospect, however, of the US president ever attending the show. Composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda […]

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How big pharma’s fund- and its politicians- feed the US opioid crisis

Tom Marino might have withdrawn from consideration as Trumps drug czar, but narcotic fund is coursing through the veins of Congress contributing immediately to an epidemic that kills thousands of Americans each year Donald Trump was not incorrect. Hours before his nominee for” drug czar” withdrew from consideration over his part in a law limiting […]

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Hamilton makes triumphant debut in Washington- but will Trump go to see it?

Hit musical, which Mike Pence was booed at during a 2016 performance, opened after hugely successful run in New York The mega-hit musical Hamilton made a triumphant debut in Washington on Thursday, coinciding with Donald Trump’s birthday. There seems little prospect, however, of the US president ever attending the show. Composer and lyricist Lin-Manuel Miranda […]

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How big pharma’s money- and its politicians- feed the US opioid crisis

Tom Marino might have withdrawn from consideration as Trumps drug czar, but drug fund is coursing through the veins of Congress contributing immediately to an epidemic that kills thousands of Americans each year Donald Trump was not wrong. Hours before his nominee for” narcotic czar” withdrew from consideration over his part in a law limiting […]

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