How ignoring the fundamentals sank Hillary

Simon Williamson 4 comments | 2720 views

All the factors that usually determine a US presidential election pointed to a Trump win, yet somehow everyone ignored them, writes Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

'Out of touch' Hillary her own worst enemy

Simon Williamson 15921 views

Instead of running against Republicans, Hillary Clinton ran with some of them, and they turned out in droves for Donald Trump, writes Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

The US election: An impossible choice

Simon Williamson 2922 views

Americans journeying to the polls on election day are choosing between an ideologically typical Democrat and a volatile Republican, writes Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Getting away from you

Simon Williamson 4692 views

We go to gay bars to get away from the rest of you, so the weekend’s shooting in Orlando was an assault on our places, writes Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Sanders is wrong, and right

Simon Williamson 1 comments | 3765 views

The Democratic Party needs to re-examine the way it selects its nominee, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Bernie Or Bust

Simon Williamson 2080 views

There are these worries in every election cycle, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Coming Up Trump

Simon Williamson 10 comments | 1885 views

Real estate mogul Donald Trump only needs everyone else to stay in the race, writes Simon Williamson.


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Stop feigning Trump surprise

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While Republicans have clearly defined wings when it comes to the issue of immigration, the party hasn’t spared Hispanic immigrants from being chastised as something that is not people, writes Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Capped Democrats do better

Simon Williamson 1743 views

Bernie Sanders' win in Michigan was supposed to propel him to victory, but it might be time to look at what candidate is the best representative of the Democratic Party, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Cracks in the dam

Simon Williamson 19 comments | 5630 views

Benjamin Netanyahu broke something unbreakable, says Simon Williamson.

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Oscars - boo, hiss

Simon Williamson 14 comments | 3438 views

We stop caring about these ridiculous awards, says Simon Williamson.

Simon Williamson

Dealing with drugs

Simon Williamson 30 comments | 2293 views

There are better solutions than a “war”, says Simon Williamson.


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