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Current Readings Around Town

Title Pub Date Author Source
The Unpersuadables : Don't believe that Clinton could have won over Trump voters by talking about bread-and-butter issues. 11/14/2016 Paul Waldman American Prospect
Why Did Trump Win? In Part Because Voter Turnout Plunged : 11/10/2016 Paul Waldman Washington Post
Madigan Loses Some Power; Rauner Buys More Budget Culpability : 11/09/2016 Amanda Vinicky WUIS
Oak Park Twp. Voters Back Advisory Referendum Seeking To Abolish 2nd Amendment : 11/08/2016 Steve Schering Chicago Tribune
Why I Have No Sympathy for Angry White Men : The media promotes their victim narrative 24-7. Donald Trump exploits their violent rage. Which gives white men a free pass to do as they will—and that spells disaster for people of color. 11/02/2016 Stacey Patton Dame
How the Media Manufactured Hatred of Hillary Clinton : Clinton's popularity didn't start to plummet until the press focus turned to her emails. 10/25/2016 Neal Gabler
Girl Talk at Trump Tower : 10/01/2016 Maureen Dowd New York Times
We Are Ruled by Feudal Serfs of Corporate Capital : 09/17/2016 Editorial Capitol Times
Why the Media Is Botching the Election : The "false balance" coverage of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump is all about the press's self-interest. 09/13/2016 Brian Beutler New Republic
Donald Trump’s Lack of Respect for Science Is Alarming : The U.S. presidential election shows how far the political conversation has degenerated from the nation's founding principles of truth and evidence 09/01/2016 Editorial Scientific American