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Adele M. Stan is a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan.
Debate Prep: How Sexism Makes Hillary’s Task Infinitely More Difficult Than Trump’s
Posted on: Sep 25, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
To succeed in her first match-up with Trump, she must meet his simian displays with the finesse of a ballerina.
12 Ways Gary Johnson Is a Hardcore Right-Wing Radical
Posted on: Sep 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet
His rhetoric on marijuana and against war serve as a shield for a litany of radical-right positions.
Free Ivanka! We're Here to Help If Trump's Daughter Really Wants to Empower Women
Posted on: Sep 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet
To really empower women, Ivanka has to pry herself from the grip of her misogynist father.
Meet the 'Deplorables': 13 Despicable Characters in Trump's Very Crowded Basket
Posted on: Sep 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Looking at who surrounds the GOP standard-bearer, it's hard to argue with Hillary Clinton's controversial comments.
The Normalization of Evil in American Politics
Posted on: Sep 14, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
The racist, misogynist, authoritarian strain has always been there, but Trump’s candidacy has brought it into the mainstream. And media have helped.
15 Years Past 9/11: How I Lost the Country I Used to Know and the Person I Used To Be
Posted on: Sep 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet
I was lucky: I didn't lose anybody close to me—except my country and the person I had been before.
Frightening Talk from Leader of Major Right-Wing Evangelical Confab
Posted on: Sep 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, asked about the Trump campaign's ties to the white nationalist alt-right, defends 'alternative voices.'
John Birch Society Ascendant in Trump’s Speech to Evangelical Christians
Posted on: Sep 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet
The segregationist group is finding new legitimacy in the Age of Trump.
How Trump Could Win the Presidency (If Things Get Really Weird)
Posted on: Sep 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet
He'd have to win every toss-up state, which is unlikely, but not impossible.
How Sexism Like Matt Lauer’s Could Imperil the Nation
Posted on: Sep 8, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
In a presidential forum, the Today show host held the two candidates to very different standards, depriving one of the chance to display her expertise.
Veterans’ Forum Follies: While Trump Heaps Praise on Russian Dictator, Matt Lauer Grills Clinton
Posted on: Sep 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet
In a presidential candidates' forum, the Democrat was questioned repeatedly about her email server, while Trump was given a pass on issues of patriotism.
Goodbye, Schlafly: One of the Most Influential and Reviled Right-Wingers Has Passed On
Posted on: Sep 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Squeezed out of right-wing power roles for her gender, Phyllis Schlafly led the GOP war on women for a generation.
Trump Goes to Black Church in Detroit; Wishes He Could Say This
Posted on: Sep 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Answers Trump’s staff prepared for him to deliver in an interview with one of the Motor City’s most powerful pastors were leaked. Here's an annotated version.
Voting Rights for Women Should Be Revoked According to How They Obtain Their Birth Control, Says Author of ‘Handbook for the Trump Revolution’
Posted on: Sep 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Root’s book was blurbed by Trump and features a foreword by campaign adviser Roger Stone.
Trump's Revolting All-Out Attack on Immigrants Bears the Fingerprints of New Adviser Roger Ailes
Posted on: Aug 31, 2016, Source: AlterNet
In a speech designed to smear undocumented immigrants, Trump looked to the GOP's winning 1988 strategy.
Is Hillary Clinton's Strategy Against the Racist Alt Right Smart Politics?
Posted on: Aug 31, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
Progressives worry that she’s shored up more conventional Republican leaders when she's actually practicing wedge politics.
NY Times Reporter Shows What Is Fundamentally Wrong with Corporate Media
Posted on: Aug 29, 2016, Source: AlterNet
A tweet about Anthony Weiner illustrates the worst kind of journalism—false equivalence wrapped in a false narrative.
The Racist Alt-Right Dictionary: 7 Terms You Need to Know to Understand Trump's Most Hateful Supporters
Posted on: Aug 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet
The old white supremacist fringe is rebranding itself with its own special code, and claims Trump as its "glorious leader."
Hillary Clinton Uses a Major Speech to Expose the Racist Fever Swamps That Fuel the Trump Campaign
Posted on: Aug 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet
The Democratic presidential candidate lifted the veil on her opponent's ties to white supremacists.
No, Trump Is Not Really Changing His Racist Tune
Posted on: Aug 24, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
When Trump repudiates his racist followers, we’ll know he’s serious.
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