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Adele M. Stan is a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan.
Milo Scandal Lays Bare the Moral Corruption of the Conservative Movement
Posted on: Feb 22, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
He may not be an ideological conservative, but the movement created him. Now it must own him and the hatred he spews.
The Patriarchy Strikes Back: Warren's Strong Stand on Race Undermined by Senate Leader
Posted on: Feb 9, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
Effectively telling the progressive senator to sit down and shut up, the Senate majority leader played the card of an abuser.
What Progressives Need to Beat Trump—The Answer Isn't Copying What Right-Wingers Do
Posted on: Feb 6, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
The first step is to identify the real activists—not to create a leftist Breitbart, or to replicate the Koch network.
The Feminist Movement Will Survive After Trump's Victory—But It Needs to Change
Posted on: Jan 4, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
To counter Donald Trump’s victory, the very structure of liberal and progressive politics must be seized by women.
Rex Tillerson: An Oligarch’s Dream at the State Department
Posted on: Dec 14, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
To succeed in setting up your U.S. oligarchy, you’re going to need to be friendly with oligarchs in other major powers..
A Thug in a Tin Foil Hat: Donald Trump's National Security Adviser Puts Us All At Risk
Posted on: Dec 9, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
The nomination of Michael Flynn demands nothing less than full-throated opposition.
Donald Trump’s Calibrated Race and Sex War
Posted on: Nov 27, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
Don’t let his reluctant disavowal of a white nationalist group fool you—the real battle begins in the Senate.
A Government Of, By, and For the Deplorables
Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
A frightening array of Islamophobes, xenophobes, homophobes, racists, and misogynists is assembling around President-elect Trump, normalizing the language and actions of hatred.
Trump Victory Exposes Weakness in Liberal Political Infrastructure
Posted on: Nov 10, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
It was not Trump’s mastery of the media alone that won him the big prize.
White America Proves How Much It Hates Women (and Latinos, Muslims, Blacks and Jews)
Posted on: Nov 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Women are in for it under President Donald Trump.
Now That Trump Won: 10 Plagues Unearthed by This Election We Need to Face
Posted on: Nov 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet
AlterNet weighs in on the worst of what comes next now that Donald Trump has won the presidency.
Yes, Pantsuit Feminism Is Real Feminism
Posted on: Nov 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Hillary Clinton and the signaling of female power.
Meet the Activist Who Smelled Something Fishy With the FBI's Anti-Clinton Records Dump, and Got Internal Watchdogs Investigating
Posted on: Nov 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet
When an official FBI Twitter account that had been dormant for a year sprang to life with old documents about the Clintons, Jonathan Hutson took action.
How the Anti-Choice Movement Paved the Way for Trump's Rise to the Top of the GOP
Posted on: Nov 2, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
Making a conservative case against Trump, Ross Douthat descends into denial about anti-choice violence.
Is Reckless Comey Seeking Revenge on Critics via FBI Twitter Account?
Posted on: Nov 1, 2016, Source: AlterNet
The FBI director's actions may harm the very process of democracy.
Is Comey's FBI Sitting on a Scandal That Could Destroy Trump's Candidacy?
Posted on: Oct 31, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid accuses FBI director James Comey of playing favorites.
The Great 2016 Campaign Mystery That Could Change Everything: Who’s In the Electorate?
Posted on: Oct 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet
As Clinton tries to up turnout, Trump tries his hand at high-tech suppression—and no one really knows who will actually turn up at the polls.
Misogyny Is Trump's Brand
Posted on: Oct 26, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
Gingrich's attacks on Megyn Kelly are the latest clear indicator of the fuel Trump's campaign runs on.
At Trump Rallies from Rust Belt to Bible Belt, Threats of Violence Combine with Nostalgia for White Man's Glory
Posted on: Oct 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Trump rallies well-heeled Southerners and dispossessed Rust-Belters with promises of return to the past—and lots of misogyny.
Pat Robertson Welcomes Trump, Using Bankruptcies and Gambling Hall as Evidence of Greatness
Posted on: Oct 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Robertson warned Las Vegas bookies, "If you bet against Donald Trump, you’re gonna lose your shirt."
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