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Small Town, USA

Small Town, USA

“All villages have values, all towns have values, not just small towns have values.” -Colin Powell, Meet the Press, 10/19/08 In a strategic shift from the past two presidential elections, Republicans have now given up on converting city-folk and are just trying their hardest to hold on to their small-town supporters. One of the tools…

The Amazing Race

The Amazing Race

The New York Times has been running a series of articles about race and how both campaigns have avoided the topic. The article The Times published yesterday, In Voting Booth, Race May Play a Bigger Role [www.nytimes.com] asserts that the public discourses ignores race. The worry, according to the article, is that race is is…