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Imitating Nixon: Trump’s big mistake?

07 22 16

(CNN)¬†Donald Trump is rightly “furious” about the controversy enveloping his wife, Melania, after her speech on GOP opening night — but he should be angry at a lot more than that and ought to be kicking himself the hardest. This…

Cleveland Clinic Introduction Video

06 29 16

In June, 2016, I had the privilege of visiting the Cleveland Clinic, an innovative, world class, global health organization. There Dr. Toby Cosgrove, CEO, introduced me to a forum of 500 with this generous film produced by the Clinic. It…

Elon University Commencement Address

05 21 16

I would like to depart from the tradition of showering you with personal advice. Instead, at the risk of offending some of you, I want to talk about the deepening concerns that I and many others have about the future…

Opinion: Donald Trump faces his biggest test

05 17 16

Donald Trump faces his biggest test By David Gergen, CNN Senior Political Analyst (CNN)¬†As his meeting with Republican leaders demonstrated Thursday, Donald Trump is entering a new phase in his quest for the presidency — one that makes different demands…