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What Harriet Tubman, Prince And Beyonce Can Teach Us About Politics

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

What if we took some tips from think-piece culture in the way we talk about our politics?


Bernie Sanders Campaigns In Connecticut Before Tough Slate Of Primaries

Monday, April 25, 2016

Bernie Sanders campaigns in Connecticut ahead of the next set of primaries. Sanders is facing an uphill battle in Tuesday's contests. He needs to win at least 59 percent of pledged delegates if he hopes to overtake his rival Hillary Clinton and win the Democratic nomination. But Sanders and his supporters are vowing to fight on.


What Politicians Can Learn From Comedians On How To Deal With Protesters

Saturday, April 23, 2016

There are a few ways to deal with a noisy protester. Sometimes, a politician needs to act like a stand-up comic — command the stage, let them have their say, but have a comeback.


#MemeOfTheWeek: Harriet Tubman And The Evolution Of Internet Phenomena

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Over the course of just one day, Harriet Tubman and her new place on our money came to represent the eternal timeline of Internet phenomena.


#MemeOfTheWeek: Shouting Politicans

Saturday, April 16, 2016

This week's Democratic debate seemed to be the noisiest yet. And The Internet did not like that.


Prosecutor Insists He Dropped Trump Campaign Manager Charges 'Solely On The Facts'

Thursday, April 14, 2016

The state attorney for Palm Beach OCunty refused to go forward with battery charges against Corey Lewandoswki over his pulling and grabbing a journalist after a Trump press conference.


When It Comes To Protesters, Politicians Don't Always Handle Them Well

Thursday, April 14, 2016

This election season, like many others, has been filled with scenes of presidential candidates enduring protests and heckling during official campaign events. But it seems few candidates, actually handle these moments well. What should a politician do, when they're at risk of losing control to a protester?


Bernie Sanders Picks Up First Endorsement From A Senate Colleague

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Oregon Democrat Jeff Merkley has backed Sanders, which could help him in Oregon's May 17 primary. Hillary Clinton has far more endorsements from Congress — a big part of her superdelegate lead.


#MemeOfTheWeek: Hillary Clinton, The New York Subway And Authenticity

Saturday, April 09, 2016

The presidential candidate took a two-stop ride on the New York City subway this week. It seemed to be a play at the authentic, but it may have turned out to be anything but.


Bill Clinton Gets Into Heated Exchange With Black Lives Matter Protester

Thursday, April 07, 2016

Defending his 1994 crime bill to a protester, Clinton said: "You are defending the people who kill the lives you say matter."


Hillary Clinton Courts Working Class Voters In New York

Friday, April 01, 2016

Hillary Clinton has been campaigning all over New York this week, making her pitch to working class voters from Harlem to Syracuse. Clinton hopes to peel away some of the support that her rival Bernie Sanders has won among these voters with his populist message.


President Obama Chides Media For 2016 Election Coverage

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

The president decried the media's role in and responsibility for the current political climate — and this campaign — at a journalism award dinner Monday night.


#BernieMadeMeWhite: No, Bernie Sanders Isn't Just Winning With White People

Monday, March 28, 2016

The hashtag trended for hours Sunday. It was led by people of color who support the Vermont senator's presidential bid.


#MemeOfTheWeek: Twitter, Turning 10

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Twitter had a birthday on Monday, but unruly guests turned the party ugly, and the raging tussle between Republican presidential candidates took all the attention.


Ted Cruz Criticized After Suggesting Law Enforcement Patrol Muslim Areas

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

In the aftermath of the Brussels attacks, the Texas senator said law enforcement should be empowered to "patrol and secure Muslim neighborhoods before they become radicalized."


Jeb Bush Endorses Ted Cruz For President

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

The endorsement is the latest sign that the Republican Party establishment may be lining up behind the Texas Senator.


Cruz: 'Empower Law Enforcement To Patrol And Secure Muslim Neighborhoods'

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

GOP presidential candidates were among the first politicians to respond to the Tuesday morning attacks in Belgium.


Why Are Presidential Campaigns So Long? There's Plenty Of Blame To Go Around

Sunday, March 20, 2016

As it turns out, there are a few reasons for the seemingly endless American presidential campaign cycle, including laws, party rules and a guy named Jimmy Carter.


After Loss In Ohio, Bernie Sanders Considers Path Forward

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Following a devastating loss in Ohio on Tuesday, Sen. Bernie Sanders' path to a nomination just got even harder. So why is he still in the race?


Bernie Sanders Looks To Pull Off Another Upset Against Hillary Clinton

Monday, March 14, 2016

Bernie Sanders is looking to pull off another upset against Hillary Clinton in Tuesday's Democratic primary contests.