Tag Archives: Hillary Clinton

2020 Campaign: The More Women Run, The More They’re Treated Like Candidates

Aware of their symbolic status, women feel extra pressure to perform and “prove their competence” while simultaneously trying not to make the men “look bad” and “blend noticeably into the predominant male culture.”

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America in Transition

Even his detractors would like Trump to succeed, if he succeeds the US succeeds. The Presidential transition notwithstanding, more importantly there is another far-reaching but very troubling transition. Can extremists reverse what was started by President Abraham Lincoln almost 150 years ago?

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Hillary Clinton: A Hawk in the Wings

After a mere eight years in which diplomacy narrowly edged out militarism, the foreign policy elite rallying around Clinton has forgotten the lessons of the George W. Bush era.

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A Short History of Presidents Lying About Their Health

Avoiding questions about coughs and chronic conditions has a long political history in America.

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How Trump’s ‘Mormon Problem’ May Cost Him Utah

Many evangelicals are backing Trump, so why hasn't he caught fire with Mormons? A scholar of Mormons' political beliefs counts the ways.

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Trump’s Candidacy Real Test of American Democracy

Trump's ascendance as Republican nominee has brought American democracy at a crossroads where only American voters can save it from a total disaster.

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Will the U.S. Be Trump-ed?

Unpredictable and having no discernible philosophy himself. Trump’s gung-ho style and flamboyant mannerisms has caught the imagination of mainly white males. He is temperamental, troublesome and has authoritarian tendencies.

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Political Ads: Dark Money Dominating Senate Contests

Dark money groups — 501(c) tax-exempt organizations — have been behind 28,551 ads in Senate races so far, compared with 16,102 paid for by super PACs.

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A Decisive New York Primary for the Clintons – Again

The story of New York's 1992 Democratic primary -- when another Clinton beat another left wing candidate with the help of another Cuomo.

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What Trumpism Means for Democracy

American democracy has been failing for decades, so a disturbing number of us are turning to authoritarianism. Is Trump our Juan Perón?

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