Topic: election 2016

Mara Liasson ’77, national political correspondent for National Public Radio, posited that Hillary Clinton’s failure to inspire a broad section of the electorate with a cohesive message doomed her campaign.

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Liasson ’77, Corn ’81 dissect Clinton’s defeat

November 28, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Liasson characterized the unexpected Trump victory as primarily “a failure of imagination.”

The Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs held a panel with Adjuct Lecturer of International and Public Affairs Richard Arenberg and Professor of International Relations Rose McDermott.

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Brown community shaken by Trump win

November 9, 2016 11 comments

After more than a year of partisan squabbling, scandals and pundit-baffling surprises, the election that once seemed to be never-ending has ended.

Like similar groups across the United States, Brown’s College Republicans are confronting discord over Donald Trump’s candidacy for president.

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Brown Republicans split on Trump

October 7, 2016 1 comment

Many College Republican clubs are hesitating or outright declining to endorse Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters at a rally in Central Falls ahead of Tuesday’s R.I. primary. She promised to close the pay gap for women.


Clinton campaigns in R.I. before primary

April 25, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Hillary Clinton held a rally in Central Falls Saturday to drum up support ahead of the Rhode Island Democratic primary, which will take place April 26.

Domingo Morel MA’11 PhD’14 said that Latinos, the second largest racial group in the United States, should have greater political recognition.

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Hispanic, Latino political scholars discuss election

March 16, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Watson hosted a discussion Tuesday titled “The 2016 Presidential Election and the Hispanic Vote” on the growing importance of Latinos in U.S. politics.


Meyer ’17: Opting out of campaign season narcissism

February 17, 2016 6 comments

This presidential campaign has taken place under the collective illusion that the winner will be able to do what he or she says.

Brown Bites: Jan. 30-Feb. 5, 2016

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Brown Bites: Jan. 30-Feb. 5, 2016

February 5, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Playing the Trump card; Indigenous People’s Day; Greek Life; DIAP; Why is everyone at this school so tall?