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Sister Souljah Moment

Hillary Clinton Needs a Reverse Sister Souljah Moment

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.01.2015 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

As the 2016 presidential primary season approaches, two narratives have begun to emerge around Hillary Clinton. One is that she is almost certain to her party's nomination for president.

The Linguistic Legacy of American Politics

Rich Rubino | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics
Rich Rubino

For all the legacies that American politics has bequeathed to the world, one that rarely gets acclaim is its linguistic legacy. Many words that originated from American politics have permeated our general lexicon.

Will Romney Have a 'Sister Souljah Moment'?

Chris Weigant | Posted 07.07.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Mitt Romney, so far, has shown precious little backbone for taking on his party's fringe in any way. Just today, the news broke of a person at a question-and-answer session saying Obama should be "tried for treason," and Mitt didn't even blink (much less counter the suggestion).