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The Government Shutdown and the Wall: How President Trump and Democrats Use Positioning Instead of Interests

The ball is with the Democrats to end the government shutdown. They can do it by offering specific legislation instead of vague positioning

agreement · Negotiation · Politics

Jimmy Carter – A Mixed Record as Presidential and Private Mediator

Carter’s presidency was one of attempting to peacefully manage the short and long term strategic interests of the US. Carter’s post-presidency has been one of a lust for detente. The results are mixed and methods curious.