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2016 US Presidential Election: Year One in Review

The second biggest democracy’s election season lasts forever, but we cut through the sound and fury.

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  • The Globalist's top essays in 2015 on the 2016 US Presidential Elections.
[ 1 ] Trump and the Fear of Hillary: A Political Psychogram of the 2016 Race

By Stephan Richter | Men fear failing their families as providers. Trump casts himself subliminally as a super-provider.

Published on September 6, 2015

[ 2 ] Will the GOP Break Up?

By Robert J. Shapiro | Alienated, right-wing Republican populists and mainstream establishment conservatives cannot be reconciled.

Published on December 22, 2015

[ 3 ] The U.S. Global Business Community Must Speak Against Trump

By Philip Bowring | Silence now will cost critical economic partners and strategic allies all over the world.

Published on December 12, 2015

[ 4 ] Will the Obama Bubble Burst in Time to Get Sanders Elected?

By Alexei Bayer | Obama could have changed the US economic system again, but the Great Recession resulted in changes on a much smaller scale.

Published on December 7, 2015

[ 5 ] Pope Francis: USA, Get Ready for a Leftist Revolution

By Alexei Bayer | Why have US political pundits been so off the mark during this presidential election cycle? Just look to Pope Francis.

Published on September 23, 2015

[ 6 ] Trump’s Bankruptcies In Perspective

By Bill Humphrey | Trump’s business practices merely demonstrate a different set of rules for the rich.

Published on September 4, 2015

[ 7 ] Papal Politics in the United States

By Richard Phillips | Catholic men are now a bulwark of the Republican Party. But Pope Francis’s teachings do not square with Republican policies.

Published on September 3, 2015, 2015

[ 8 ] Trump as the Perfect Front Man

By Stephan Richter | Why the Republican Party richly deserves Donald Trump.

Published on July 26, 2015

[ 9 ] Hillary’s Fidelity to Reaganomics

By George R. Tyler | For all the current public disdain on Europe, Americans would do well to look at its economic model.

Published on July 13, 2015

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