Tag Archives: Sanders

Tim Groeling and Media Coverage

Donald Trump seems to dominate media coverage of the 2016 election,  does the media give him a disproportionate amount of attention? Did Bernie Sanders suffer from lack of media attention? How did the different networks cover the candidates? For the … Continue reading

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Michael Kazin and the Democratic Party

How did the collapse of the New Deal coalition make way for the modern Democratic Party? What role has socialists played in America and in the development of the Democratic agenda? How does the 1960s continue to define the Democratic … Continue reading

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Shana Gadarian and Anxious Politics

How does the rising fear of terrorism influence the presidential race? What effects does the candidates’ heated rhetoric have on the voters? What role do the media play in anxious politics? For the ninth episode of Campaign Context, Professor Shana Gadarian (Syracuse … Continue reading

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Jefferson Cowie and Labor Unions

Episode 4 of Campaign Context features Professor Jefferson Cowie (Cornell University) and a discussion on labor unions as political actors in the U.S. Professor Cowie is one of the leading stars of labor historians and the author of the acclaimed books Stayin’ … Continue reading

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