The marriage gap in the women’s vote
Meg T. McDonnell | 03 December 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, marriage gap, women vote
President Obama won 65 percent of the single women's vote by promising to look after them.
How Obama won—and what it means for America
Sheila Liaugminas | 08 November 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Barack Obama
A highly disciplined targeted campaign delivered the Presidency to the Democrats again.
The coming social Frankenstorm
Carolyn Moynihan | 08 November 2012 |
There is a storm brewing that the election results can only fuel.
The role model
Constance Kong | 08 November 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Barack Obama, China, same-sex marriage
Many Chinese believe that Barack Obama exemplifies the best of the West in culture, compassion and morals.
More caution in foreign policy
George Friedman | 08 November 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, foreign policy, Stratfor
We can expect a great deal of unhappiness with the second Obama administration overseas.
Four more years of struggle
Michael Coren | 07 November 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, US
A country divided for ever over what America was and should be.
It starts tomorrow: names you’ll need to know for 2016
David Malet | 06 November 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, 2016 elections, US
Get in there early -- meet the candidates for the world's highest office in 2016.
Is Hurricane Sandy the “October surprise” we’ve been waiting for?
Ed Blakely | 31 October 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Hurricane Sandy
The massive storm is more than just a weather event. It could decide the election.
Where are the “deep divisions”?
George Friedman | 31 October 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, voter enthusiasm
Since 1820, American presidential elections have almost always been extremely close.
Who won? Does it really matter?
George Friedman | 24 October 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Stratfor, vilification
What debates show is how candidates perform under pressure. What they actually say matters much less.
Dr Capable or Mr Charm?
Alma Acevedo | 23 October 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney
Should we like politicians who send the charm meter off the scale, or those who have decency and good judgment?
The US needs to debate targeted killing with drones
Michael Cook | 11 September 2012 |
Are drones really compatible with "our traditions of rule of law and due process", as President Obama claims?
Immigration: he who is without sin
John B. Londregan | 11 September 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Immigration
Those who complain about illegal immigration are still morally complicit: they gladly take advantage of cheaper prices made possible by undocumented workers.
Those “deeply personal” political decisions
Alma Acevedo | 11 September 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, conscience, tolerance
The hoary political cliché “I’m personally opposed, but…” might mean tolerance. More often it means indifference, hesitation, deceit, or cowardice.
Debunking the myth of the self-made man
Zac Alstin | 21 August 2012 |
tags: 2012 elections, Barack Obama, individualism
There was at least a smidgen of truth in President Obama's insistence that "you didn't build that".