Hillary Clinton

Will millennials forgive Hillary Clinton for Bernie Sanders’ defeat?

8 November 2016 19:17

In recent rallies for Hillary Clinton, Jay-Z, Beyonce and Lady Gaga have all lent their celebrity clout to the embattled…

Why do the polls make anyone confident that Donald Trump will lose?

8 November 2016 17:12

Today’s reports about the confident noises coming from Hillary Clinton’s camp made me think about the reports I picked up…

Clinton on Corbyn: ‘the maddest person in the room’

8 November 2016 15:12

Although Jeremy Corbyn’s brother Piers is rooting for Donald Trump tonight, it’s widely thought that — out of the two…

Has Hillary Clinton already got it in the bag?

8 November 2016 14:43

Washington, DC Unless something crazy is happening — and of course, 2016 is the year of crazy — Hillary Clinton…

George Osborne turns his attention to the special relationship

8 November 2016 12:13

Although George Osborne is now a backbencher, the former Chancellor still harbours leadership ambitions. On that note, it’s not gone…

‘Vote for the one you dislike least’: What the US papers are saying on election day

8 November 2016 9:16

Americans will finally head to the polls today after one of the most fractious Presidential contests in the country’s history.…

Liberal ideology created Donald Trump

8 November 2016 8:45

Dear Democrat voters, You are probably the most influential and powerful segment of the human race today. In terms of…

Would Donald Trump build a wall along the Canadian border?

8 November 2016 8:30

We’ve heard a lot about what a Trump victory tomorrow night means for Mexico, little of which seems good. He’s…

Trump vs Clinton: What to watch out for on election night

8 November 2016 7:43

The most divisive American election in living memory is almost over. By the end of the day an estimated 130…

America, what has become of you?

7 November 2016 17:58

And so, at long, long last, the end approaches. In fact, as millions of Americans have voted before election day, the…

Will the immigrant vote risk everything to take on Donald Trump?

7 November 2016 17:42

Since 1996, federal law has prevented non-citizen US residents, like myself, from voting in elections. We pay taxes, hold down…

‘Saved at the bell’: How the US press reacted to the FBI clearing Clinton (again)

7 November 2016 10:04

Hillary Clinton is, not for the first time, in the clear. The FBI announced last night its investigation into the latest…

Is Donald Trump a fascist?

7 November 2016 8:39

The essence of Trumpism is vitalism, the belief that energy is the key political virtue. Don’t worry about my specific…

Don’t expect Trump or Clinton to stick around for a second term

6 November 2016 14:00

Whichever unappealing candidate wins the US Presidential election next week, one thing seems to be pretty certain: they are almost certainly going…

We’ll miss Trump when he’s gone

6 November 2016 10:00

This weekend at the Edenbridge bonfire in Kent, near where I live, an effigy of Donald Trump will be burned.…

Meet the transhumanist candidate taking on Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton

5 November 2016 14:35

‘I don’t actually feel attracted to robots.’ Presidential candidates have to deny all kinds of things, but only Zoltan Istvan…

Donald Trump’s sense of humour might win it for him

4 November 2016 20:45

Forget your state-by-state polling; your analysis of the voting preferences of suburban mothers in Pennsylvania; never mind your understanding of…

Secularism is wiping out Christian America. That’s why Trump could win

4 November 2016 10:49

We’re four days away from the presidential election, and America’s evangelical Christian leaders are still supporting a thrice-married man who boasts…

Hillary Clinton’s bad luck with sex scandals

3 November 2016 16:17

It is such bad luck for Mrs Clinton that her last-minute troubles have come upon her because of the curious…

Trump or Clinton: how might financial markets react?

2 November 2016 14:43

In the final week of the US Presidential campaign, City Index explore how financial markets might react to Trump and Clinton…