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Why The Presidential Debate Is Hillary's Moment

Richard Trumka | Posted 09.26.2016 | Politics
Richard Trumka

In the end, voters elect people, not just agendas. In this first debate, Hillary Clinton must show America her core: a compassionate, brilliant, forceful advocate for progress.

Are You Suffering From Election Anxiety?

Friedemann Schaub | Posted 09.22.2016 | Healthy Living
Friedemann Schaub

Probably more than ever before, this year's presidential election stirs up strong emotions in most people. While the primaries already turned out to b...

The 10 Best States To Move To If You're Sick Of Politics

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 09.23.2016 | Fifty

The run-up to the 2016 elections has been so ugly we wouldn’t blame you if you wanted to retire abroad and live the expat life. However, if leaving ...

The Song - "Over The Rainbow" With Hillary - One Son's Dream

Nancy Cohen-koan | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics
Nancy Cohen-koan

In Ernie's mind, that magic lane, that yellow brick road, that rainbow, leads directly to the voting booth where in this land of Oz, we still have the right to vote for whom we really believe cares for the health of the country and not just for themselves. For Ernie, Hillary is the feisty girl named Dorothy. The rest, including Trump, is all humbug.

Joss Whedon And The Avengers Tell You Not To Vote Trump

Zac Thompson | Posted 09.21.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

It was only a matter of time before someone enlisted the Avengers to take on Donald Trump.

Hillary's Shrinking Lead

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.20.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Hillary Clinton's lead in the race for Electoral College votes is shrinking. In fact, it has been shrinking for a solid month now. Two weeks ago, this hadn't really benefited Donald Trump much. Now, however, Trump seems to be surging in the polls while Hillary slides even further.

When The Alt-Right Attacks

Anthony Romeo | Posted 09.19.2016 | Queer Voices
Anthony Romeo

“We’re with you, and you’re with us. We are bigger than bigotry, louder for love.” Fifteen words, sent out on Twitter to the account of Hillar...

Time To Get Uncomfortable

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 09.16.2016 | Politics
Claudia Zelevansky

It’s always a terrible idea to write about politics. But this is not really about politics, in the sense that it’s not about policy or content. It...

What Happens When A Muslim Meets A Trump Supporter

Zac Thompson | Posted 09.16.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

It's become common to see headlines like, "Trump supporters really are deeply hostile to Muslims and nonwhites," which is deplorable. We think it's time everyone calmed down.

Paid Family Leave: We're Not #1, but We Could be #184

Sunil Rajaraman | Posted 09.13.2016 | Politics
Sunil Rajaraman

In the past few years, such political giants as Barack Obama, Joe Biden, and Andrew Cuomo have brought attention to paid family leave by discussing their own experiences as fathers, and describing the ways these policies benefit men too.

"What the Hell Have You Got to Lose?": the Politics of Despair

Howard Schweber | Posted 09.10.2016 | Politics
Howard Schweber

Can you imagine how well Jeb Bush would be doing right now? Jeb Bush would be crushing this thing. He'd be leading by double digits and we'd be talkin...

Appeals Court Blocks Voter ID Laws In 3 States

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 09.11.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON - A U.S. Court of Appeals on Friday blocked an effort by Alabama, Georgia and Kansas for voters to furnish proof of citizenship when regist...

A Changed Donald? Not Likely!

Jackie DeHon, Ph.D. | Posted 09.09.2016 | Queer Voices
Jackie DeHon, Ph.D.

Our local paper carried an article that essentially said Donald had "made a complete turn-around." It said he is now "being inclusive." Get real!

Watch These Actresses Rally Women To Stop Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 09.12.2016 | Women

Some of the most popular women in Hollywood have taken a stand against Donald Trump, and are reminding women everywhere that we have the power to shut...

Here's Why Gary Johnson's "Aleppo" Gaffe Won't Hurt Him

Christian Chiakulas | Posted 09.09.2016 | Politics
Christian Chiakulas

Thursday morning on Morning Joe (MSNBC), Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson made one of the most embarrassing gaffes a presidential c...

10,718 Paper Airplanes

Living Room Conversations | Posted 09.08.2016 | Politics
Living Room Conversations

by Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg, Washington, DC sculptor Sex, religion and money. These used to be the subjects to avoid. Now, it is politics. Co...

Clinton & Trump: Inside Out

Margaret Moore | Posted 09.07.2016 | Politics
Margaret Moore

With Labor Day in the rear view mirror, our heads will now spin even faster from rousing rhetoric and personal attacks.

2016 Electoral Math -- Hillary Slides Back

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.06.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

As things stand, Clinton still has a healthy 58 percent of the total, while Trump has 37 percent. In two weeks, Clinton has lost eight points while Trump gained three points. The extra five points is now in the tied category.

The 2 Biggest Things Trump Supporters Have Wrong

Renee Fisher | Posted 09.05.2016 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

The bottom line is that, had Donald Trump invested his inheritance and done nothing more than that, he would be worth more than he is now. In other words, his fortune has actually been diminished by his business abilities.

Trump's Goon Squads

Mark Siegel | Posted 09.03.2016 | Politics
Mark Siegel

If you look at Donald Trump's website you'll find an application form for election monitors "to help stop crooked Hillary from rigging this election." It is Trump's purpose to undermine the fair electoral process as a face-saving alibi for his impending electoral defeat.

Don't Vote For An Asshole This November

Zac Thompson | Posted 08.30.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

While calling Trump an "asshole" is a schoolyard tactic, Trump's campaign deserves to be highlighted for spreading the fear and hatred, and doing so as a political tactic.

Friday Talking Points -- End Of The Silly Season

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.26.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

It's still only August, but already the predictions that this would be an exceedingly banal presidential election campaign look like they've already come true. This week's campaign news might be summed up as an elementary school playground shouting match: "You're a bigot!" "No, you're a bigot!" Sigh.

Believe It Or Not, Donald Trump Regrets Something

The Huffington Post | Omar Kasrawi | Posted 08.26.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

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Will Johnson/Weld Revolutionize American Politics?

James Peron | Posted 08.25.2016 | Politics
James Peron

That's why the ticket of Gary Johnson and William Weld is doing so well--for a third party. Regardless of whether or not one likes them--I do--they have done something important, something with long term consequences. These two ex-governors have been hammering on a central them--you can have BOTH social freedom and economic freedom.

These Are The People Trump Is Recruiting To Stop Hillary From 'Rigging' The Election

The Huffington Post | Dana Liebelson | Posted 08.26.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― Voter fraud is “inevitable,” says Lauren Essex, who plans to volunteer as a poll watcher for Donald Trump in Florida on Election Da...