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Adele M. Stan is a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan.
Ditching O’Reilly Is Not Enough
Posted on: Apr 20, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
The real strike against a culture of sexual intimidation would be for British regulators to deny Fox’s bid for a satellite company.
How Jeff Sessions Is Laying the Groundwork for an Authoritarian State
Posted on: Apr 12, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
The attorney general is courting law enforcement by reducing accountability and renewing a war on people of color.
Trump & Friends’ War on African American Women
Posted on: Apr 6, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
A pattern is emerging in the administration’s scandal-defense playbook: Go after black women.
Pushback from Women Key to Vexing Trump Administration Efforts to Quiet Russia Scandal
Posted on: Mar 29, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
An abruptly canceled hearing and the condescending treatment of a black woman reporter reveal the White House’s hysteria.
Trump’s Russia Ties a Full-Blown Crisis for U.S. Democracy
Posted on: Mar 24, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
If there has ever been a need for a select committee and an independent prosecutor, that time is now.
Trump’s Race-Baiting Bromance with Andrew Jackson
Posted on: Mar 15, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
The president lays a wreath at the grave of a predecessor who sought to make a white nation.
Nope, Trump’s Address Wasn’t Remotely ‘Presidential’
Posted on: Mar 1, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
Absent his standard percussive delivery, Trump’s hateful rhetoric is even more dangerous.
Milo Scandal Lays Bare the Moral Corruption of the Conservative Movement
Posted on: Feb 22, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
He may not be an ideological conservative, but the movement created him. Now it must own him and the hatred he spews.
The Patriarchy Strikes Back: Warren's Strong Stand on Race Undermined by Senate Leader
Posted on: Feb 9, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
Effectively telling the progressive senator to sit down and shut up, the Senate majority leader played the card of an abuser.
What Progressives Need to Beat Trump—The Answer Isn't Copying What Right-Wingers Do
Posted on: Feb 6, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
The first step is to identify the real activists—not to create a leftist Breitbart, or to replicate the Koch network.
The Feminist Movement Will Survive After Trump's Victory—But It Needs to Change
Posted on: Jan 4, 2017, Source: The American Prospect
To counter Donald Trump’s victory, the very structure of liberal and progressive politics must be seized by women.
Rex Tillerson: An Oligarch’s Dream at the State Department
Posted on: Dec 14, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
To succeed in setting up your U.S. oligarchy, you’re going to need to be friendly with oligarchs in other major powers..
A Thug in a Tin Foil Hat: Donald Trump's National Security Adviser Puts Us All At Risk
Posted on: Dec 9, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
The nomination of Michael Flynn demands nothing less than full-throated opposition.
Donald Trump’s Calibrated Race and Sex War
Posted on: Nov 27, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
Don’t let his reluctant disavowal of a white nationalist group fool you—the real battle begins in the Senate.
A Government Of, By, and For the Deplorables
Posted on: Nov 18, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
A frightening array of Islamophobes, xenophobes, homophobes, racists, and misogynists is assembling around President-elect Trump, normalizing the language and actions of hatred.
Trump Victory Exposes Weakness in Liberal Political Infrastructure
Posted on: Nov 10, 2016, Source: The American Prospect
It was not Trump’s mastery of the media alone that won him the big prize.
White America Proves How Much It Hates Women (and Latinos, Muslims, Blacks and Jews)
Posted on: Nov 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Women are in for it under President Donald Trump.
Now That Trump Won: 10 Plagues Unearthed by This Election We Need to Face
Posted on: Nov 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet
AlterNet weighs in on the worst of what comes next now that Donald Trump has won the presidency.
Yes, Pantsuit Feminism Is Real Feminism
Posted on: Nov 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet
Hillary Clinton and the signaling of female power.
Meet the Activist Who Smelled Something Fishy With the FBI's Anti-Clinton Records Dump, and Got Internal Watchdogs Investigating
Posted on: Nov 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet
When an official FBI Twitter account that had been dormant for a year sprang to life with old documents about the Clintons, Jonathan Hutson took action.
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