Stories by Adele M. Stan

Adele M. Stan is a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan. subscribe to Adele M. Stan's feed

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.

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.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

To really empower women, Ivanka has to pry herself from the grip of her misogynist father.

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.

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.

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.

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.'

Posted on: Sep 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The segregationist group is finding new legitimacy in the Age of Trump.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

He'd have to win every toss-up state, which is unlikely, but not impossible.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Root’s book was blurbed by Trump and features a foreword by campaign adviser Roger Stone.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2016, Source: AlterNet

In a speech designed to smear undocumented immigrants, Trump looked to the GOP's winning 1988 strategy.

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.

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.

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."

Posted on: Aug 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The Democratic presidential candidate lifted the veil on her opponent's ties to white supremacists.

Posted on: Aug 24, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

When Trump repudiates his racist followers, we’ll know he’s serious.