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2016 Elections

The rhetorical brilliance of Donald Trump

Jennifer Mercieca | 16 December 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, Donald Trump, rhetoric
He has much in common with the great demagogues of the past.

Ben Carson wants young Muslims to think small

Mathew Otieno | 30 September 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, Islam
The Republican candidate is wrong to think that a Muslim should not be President.

Hillary’s family values pitch

Carolyn Moynihan | 14 April 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, abortion, family values, feminism, Hillary Clinton
Mrs Clinton has finally outed herself as a pro-woman, pro-family candidate for the US presidency.

The paradox of America’s electoral reform

George Friedman | 11 March 2015 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, electoral reform, primary elections, USA
The ferment of constant change, reform and renewal is both a virtue and vice of the US system.

Wisdom from Massachusetts

Michael Cook | 08 November 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2016 elections, assisted suicide, Harvard, Massachusetts
The failure of a referendum on assisted suicide shows that "dying with dignity" is not a progressive cause.

It starts tomorrow: names you’ll need to know for 2016

David Malet | 06 November 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: 2012 elections, 2016 elections, US
Get in there early -- meet the candidates for the world's highest office in 2016.

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