Tag Archives: American Politics

The Onion: Revelations From Hillary Clinton’s New Memoir- What Happened

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review What happened? Hillary Clinton might be the only person asking that question as far as how she’s the first American presidential candidate to ever lose to a reality TV star … Continue reading

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Erik Schneider on Facebook: Jonathan Turley: Voters Want a Revolution- Here’s What it Will Take

Source: This piece was originally posted at Erik Schneider on Facebook: Jonathan Turley: Voters Want a Revolution- Here’s What it Will Take From my Facebook page. The problem that Social Democrats have in America, the so-called Bernie Sanders movement, is … Continue reading

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The Washington Post: Opinion- Jonathan Turley- “Voters Want a Revolution- Here’s What That Would Take”: Rewrite The U.S. Constitution?

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: The Washington Post: Opinion- Jonathan Turley- “Voters Want a Revolution- Here’s What That Would Take”: Rewrite The U.S. Constitution? The problem that Social Democrats have in America, the so-called Bernie … Continue reading

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Brookings: William A. Galston & E.J. Dionne- “The Case For Universal Voting: Why Making Voting a Duty Would Enhance Our Elections and Improve Our Government”: More Big Government Won’t Equal Better American Politics

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus “William Galston and E.J. Dionne, Jr. make the case for universal voting – a new electoral system in which voting would be regarded as a required, civic duty. They … Continue reading

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Brookings Institution: Government Studies: Thomas Mann: Election 2016: The Dumbing Down of American Politics: How Can American Politics Get Any Dumber?

Source: Brookings Institution: Government Studies: Thomas Mann: Election 2016: The Dumbing Down of American Politics: How Can American Politics Get Any Dumber? Tom Mann-“Donald Trump and the chorus of Republican presidential aspirants may have appeared to monopolize the capacity to … Continue reading

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William Shanley: The Made-For-TV Election Starring Martin Sheen

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Comparing the presidential election of 1980 to the presidential election of 2012 is like comparing today’s culture and lifestyles of that of the 1950s. Or NFL football from the 1970s to … Continue reading

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Constitution Center: Constitution Check: Lyle Denniston: What Would James Madison Say About Newt Gingrich?

American Founding Fathers Constitution Center: Constitution Check: What Would James Madison Say to Newt Gingrich? To say the least it is almost impossible to tell how James Madison and the other Founding Fathers of the United States would think of … Continue reading

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