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Talking politics over Thanksgiving amid impeachment

December 2, 2019 at 8:24 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

[Hunter] On a bright and sunny day in downtown Fredericksburg, Virginia it’s Thanksgiving week in America. A time to consider the warm weather. The fall colours. And these days — surprise surprise Donald Trump. [Hunter] We’re with Canadian television… [Streeter] Okay… [Hunter] We’ve been in the impeachment hearings all week. Have you? Mhmm. [Hunter] What

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“Talking politics over Thanksgiving amid impeachment”

Is TRUMP-ism hijacking the REPUBLICAN PARTY? – VisualPolitik EN

October 29, 2019 at 7:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

have a question for you… What would happen if Ronald Reagan would come back to life only to meet Donald Trump in the oval office? Do you think they would become friends? Do you think they would shake hands and find common ground, with similar values and political beliefs? Of course, both are considered die-hard

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Republican Party Beliefs

October 24, 2019 at 7:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The Republican Party has been one of the two main political parties in the United States since 1854. What makes someone a Republican? What principles do they uphold? Republicans have traditionally believed that personal responsibility and individual achievement are the keys to prosperity. One of the prevailing mantras of the party is “pull yourself up

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“Republican Party Beliefs”

How Morals Influence If You’re Liberal Or Conservative

October 22, 2019 at 7:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

So I was trained as an experimental social psychologist. I do work on human judgment decision-making particularly the errors and biases that people show when they make judgments and really what changed my research was in this hyper partisan political environment and just looking at that and saying well what’s going on there and what

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Advanced Vocabulary to Understand American Politics 🇺🇸

October 16, 2019 at 8:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Today, I want to teach you some advanced vocabulary words related to politics. Hey everyone, my name is Wes. This is Interactive English, which is all about helping you practice and improve your English skills and today is a vocabulary lesson about politics and I know that some of you may be very excited about

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“Advanced Vocabulary to Understand American Politics 🇺🇸”

The roots of America’s democracy problem

October 4, 2019 at 3:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

America has a democracy problem. Take a look at this chart. Over there on the left, that’s how many people each member of the US House represented in 1790. There’s now one representative for every 747 thousand Americans. That makes the US a crazy undemocratic outlier internationally. But it also makes us different than what

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“The roots of America’s democracy problem”

US Field Trip, Politics and International Relations degree at our Penryn Campus, Cornwall

October 3, 2019 at 2:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

So the whole programme is based around the idea of identity and memory in American politics and the relationship between the past and the present and what that does for how people in America imagine themselves today. Then what that does or how that feeds into American politics. It’s difficult to think about my favourite

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“US Field Trip, Politics and International Relations degree at our Penryn Campus, Cornwall”