US Election 2016
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US Election 2016

12 January 2017

Yes, Obama, democracy is in danger – but not from voters

His speech put a ‘democratic’ spin on age-old elite prejudices.

12 January 2017

They’re all Hamiltonians now

The liberals bashing the Electoral College are far from democrats.

11 January 2017

Watersportsgate: who’s post-truth now?

Why liberal hacks are going wild for the dodgy dossier on Trump.

10 January 2017

And the award for most patronising speech goes to...

Meryl and Co, spare us the preaching.

21 December 2016

Don’t make Facebook the ministry of truth

The fake-news panic is a threat to internet freedom.

13 December 2016

Trump: it wasn’t Russia wot won it

It’s the Democrats who threaten to undermine American democracy.

8 December 2016

America’s imperilled democracy

Trump’s own ‘identity politics’ are damaging democratic rights.

29 November 2016

Anger, mourning and the American right

Arlie Hochschild talks Trump, liberal ignorance and the importance of empathy.

25 November 2016

Understanding Trump voters

Arlie Hochschild’s latest explores the emotional universe of Trump’s support.

24 November 2016

Trump: a threat to the republic

The president-elect is surrounding himself with authoritarians.