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This race could change US politics forever

The recently concluded Republican and Democratic party conventions offered an astonishing role reversal in American politics. Under Donald Trump, Republicans painted a dark and ominous view of the United States, almost entirely devoid of optimism,…


Women’s Milestones in US Politics

First woman nominated for president by a major political party: Hilllary Clinton, Democrat from New York, 2016 First woman nominated as vice president by a major political party: Geraldine Ferraro, Democrat from New York, 1984…


Donald Trump’s lessons for Canadian politics

On the morning after Donald Trump — a man that has made the writer Ezra Klein “truly afraid” for his country, a “poisonous messenger” in the words of the New York Times, a “peril” in the…






Obama signs bill to deter theft of trade secrets

President Barack Obama speaks to members of the media in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 11, 2016, before signing the Defend Trade Secrets Act of 2016 (DTSA). The Act…