Topic: Hillary Clinton

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.”

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Blyth, Schiller dissect results of election

November 10, 2016 2 comments

In the wake of last night’s electoral surprise, Wendy Schiller and Mark Blyth gave a post-mortem at the Watson Institute.

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.


Rippee ’16.5: For veterans, this election offers no easy answer

November 8, 2016 Comments are Disabled

In this year’s presidential election, the choice between two deeply flawed candidates has every voter compromising to some degree.

Sanders, Trump sweep R.I. primaries

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Sanders, Trump sweep R.I. primaries

April 27, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump won Rhode Island’s presidential primary Tuesday, winning 13 and 9 delegates in the state’s Democratic and Republican races.

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.

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Bill Clinton campaigns for Hillary Clinton at CCRI

April 18, 2016 1 comment

In preparation for Rhode Island’s primary April 26, former President Bill Clinton spoke at a rally at the Community College of Rhode Island Thursday.

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Q&A: Jennifer Klein ’87 talks Clinton, women’s issues

March 16, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Broaching subjects like women’s issues, Jennifer Klein ’87 has been an advisor to the Clinton family since President Bill Clinton’s first administration.

Hillary Clinton speaks to her supporters. As president, she would raise minimum wage to $12 and work on sexual assault prevention programs. Clinton agrees with Sanders that community college should be free, and she wants public universities to be debt free. Brown Students for Hillary discussed these policies and her background at the political forum.

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Brown Democrats convene in political forum to discuss candidates

February 17, 2016 1 comment

The Brown Democrats hosted its “Candidate Political Forum” in Wilson Hall to present the Democratic Party’s presidential candidates.


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.