Election Reaction

Politics
In 2016, with just 3 percent of students favoring Trump, classmates openly assumed everyone within earshot was a Clinton
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Honestly, I don't have all the answers, but here are three things I think all Americans can start doing today: debrief and
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In our own community at HBS, the decision on whether to fully engage is one that conservatives face every day. I know this
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These elections brought reality in front of us. We believed we were in a country where citizens would not vote for a candidate temperamentally unsound, racially biased, and misogynist. We also believed in the political discourse of mass media that constantly supported Clinton. It turns out that we all were wrong. The "silent majority" of angry, white working class voters was louder this time.
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Johnson was more successful than Feingold in picking up voters who supported the other party's candidate in 2008 - 15% of
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More than 30 million voters had already cast ballots before Tuesday in early voting. Nearly 100 million more were expected
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This Thanksgiving weekend, as I watched events unfold abroad, I was most grateful that the foolishness of election time is over.
Entertainment
Will Smith joined Oprah on Thursday and talked about how moved he was when the election was officially called for Barack
Politics
It was one year ago today that Hillary Clinton announced plans to suspend her campaign for the Democratic nomination, and urged her supporters to unite behind Barack Obama.
New York
Republicans, armed with private investigators, are pursuing a new strategy to preserve their power: take away part-time residents
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While some have made a fairly convincing case that there may be warning signals for the Democratic Party, I would caution against reading too deeply into the electoral tea leaves.
Politics
I believe that hordes of voters went yesterday and voted for Republican candidates and discriminatory marriage platforms even though they voted for and like Obama. I also believe they are expressing an anger that liberal and conservative pundits alike do not understand.
Politics
Rather than preach, build or spread democracy, we proved that our system works. By winning, Obama did more to teach the Iraqis about democracy than four years of nation building has done.
Green
Despite what the Wall Street Journal would have you believe, the election on Tuesday did not indicate opposition to action on global warming and clean energy.
Politics
Eight years ago, the country was experiencing an entirely different sort of Inauguration Day. On January 20, 2001, people were outraged.
Environment
It's mind-boggling how little evidence it takes for a free market think tank like the Heritage Foundation to be convinced that we should do nothing to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Style & Beauty
I've lived in Oslo for eleven years and, although I've rarely feared for my physical safety as an American abroad, I've taken pains not to advertise my citizenship.
Politics
First, I will never, ever, ever again pick a running mate just because she or he is "hot" and makes me want to say "You Betcha" even though my Viagra prescription has expired.
Politics
American Jews -- nearly 90 percent of whom voted Barack Obama -- are slowly coming around to one major question: "How did a black guy get in the White House before a Jew?"
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That is why Bobby Jindal and Anh Cao are being heralded as the saviors of the Republicans. Because they see nothing fundamentally wrong with their party, only with its packaging.