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Realigning election

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A realigning election is a term from political science and political history describing a dramatic ... A critical election came in 1964 with a shift at the presidential level to the .... This electi...

Why America Is Moving Left - The Atlantic

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The resemblances are clear, but their political significance has been turned upside down. ... Today, amid left-wing militancy and racial strife, a liberal era is only just beginning. ... It also coincided with Paul Krugman's emergence as America's most ... Soros and Tom Steyer, has itself shifted leftward during the Obama years...

The Rise of the New New Left - The Daily Beast

www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2013/09/12/the-rise-of-the-new-new-left.html

Sep 12, 2013 ... To understand why that challenge may prove so destabilizing, start with this core ... Then you watched Reagan rewrite America's political rules. ... that “Reagan's election and my grandfather's allegiance to him were defining ..... shift to the right, New York in 2013 is foreshadowing a national shift to the...

Political Effects of the Great Recession - Vanderbilt University

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Mar 20, 2013 ... America's political response to the Great Recession was surprising to ... pushed policy significantly to the left, as Democratic presidents ... Arbor, MI, January 17- 18, 2013. ... elections show little evidence of any consistent shift in favor of either ..... even with a (fleetingly) “filibuster-proof” majority in t...

How Donald Trump happened: Racism against Barack Obama. - Slate

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Mar 13, 2016 ... Why, when the United States is stronger and wealthier than it's been since the Great ... For some on the left, Trump is the result of decades of divisive politics— the ... political strategy that stoked white racial resentment to win elections. .... “ Making the majority-minority shift in California salient led politi...

How Supreme Court Decision on Voting Rights Act is Affecting State ...

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Nov 1, 2013 ... The Supreme Court's June 2013 decision also effectively shifted the burden from ... “With redistricting, there's always one very wealthy political party or another ... since it doesn't include data about people born in the United States. ... to show proof of citizenship before registering to vote in a federal...

Immigration in the United States: New Economic, Social, Political ...

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April 16, 2013 ... For a nation of immigrants and immigration, the United States adjusts ... patterns of the 2012 presidential election gave both political parties new reasons to .... sanctions—had weak enforcement provisions that proved ineffective at ..... to Central American governments being challenged by left-wing rebels.

Why the 2016 Election Will Be One of the Pivotal Moments of Our ...

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Dec 3, 2015 ... Every four years the contending political parties describe the impending ... Holder (the 2013 ruling that greatly weakened the 1965 Voting Rights ... in retrospect, set in motion what has proved to be the Republicans' unending radicalization. ... waging what he called "unconditional war on poverty in America.

Hillary Clinton's Betrayal of the American Left :: Politics :: Features ...

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Feb 25, 2016 ... It has long been said by disenchanted left-wing people that America has no ... and Bernie Sanders fall on a political spectrum in comparison to the GOP. ... If this graph proves anything, it's that the Democrats can get elected ... That said, with the exception of 2016 Hillary, they indicate a pendulum shift the ...

Cuban-Americans: Politics, culture and shifting demographics ...

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Dec 14, 2015 ... The announcement in late 2014 that the United States and Cuba ... of identity will continue to evolve as the political situation shifts. ... A 2013 article in Daedalus by Marta Tienda and Susana M. ... According to the Pew Hispanic Center, while 48 percent of all eligible Hispanics voted in the 2012 election, the ....

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America is Shifting To The Political Left | Soapboxie

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Aug 11, 2016 ... Three decades after the conservative revolution and the election of Ronald Reagan. The country seems to be growing weary of conservative ...

How Far Left Has America Moved? - The New York Times

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Feb 12, 2016 ... But given his extraordinary political talents, the fatigue of the George W. Bush years, the ... For Republicans, this mostly proves that the president is out of sync with the ... But so far into the 2016 election, conservatives are on the run. ... Instead of President Obama representing a quirky left shift engendered ...

In 22 States, a Wave of New Voting Restrictions Threatens to Shift ...

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Oct 1, 2014 ... In 15 states, 2014 is slated to be the first major election with new voting restrictions in place. ... states continued to press new voting restrictions in 2013 and 2014. ... that enabled officials to facilitate minority political participation. ... Texas, and Virginia); rules requiring voters to provide documentary proo...