Podcast Episode 19: America like … WTF?– Peasants & Emperors

In episode 19, the Hooligans discuss the significance and significance of Donald Trump’s current (and surprising) success in the American presidential election. The cast thinks about the impact of Trump’s stated policies for Canada, the United States, and how the questionable figure’s increase in the United States is increasing popular support for ultra-right wing political parties in Western Europe (a trend not seen since the 1920s).

had more than George W. Bush(2000), Grover Cleveland received more support than Benjamin Harrison(1888), and Samuel Tilden received more than Rutherford B. Hayes in 1876.3). Rick made referral to John Cruickshank throughout the program. Cruickshank is a former factor to the Toronto Globe

and Mail who, throughout a recent interview on CBC’s The Private investigators, discussed the reasons media’s forecasts were incorrect. Cruickshank supplied some fascinating insight as to the significance of Trump’s unforeseen victory. Particularly he said the project was covered”as if it were a plebiscite on the character of Donald Trump, however it wasn’t, really. It had a lot more to do with the reality that for almost all of the American population, they haven’t had a raise in 40 years.”You can enjoy the interviewby clicking the link listed below: Source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/americans-vote-out-media-1.3846307!.?.!4 ). During the show Rick referred to the stagnancy of African-American incomes considering that the 1960s, i.e. as a mate this group in fact made more money in the middle of the 20 th century than they perform in 2016. The site linked below presents information from a report published in 1965 called”The Negro Household: The Case for National Action.” Source: http://yourblackworld.net/2013/03/02/the-black-family-is-worse-off-today-than-in-the-1960s-report-shows/5). There are a series of important elections being available in Europe in 2016 and 2017. The election of Donald Trump, and specifically the way he won, has pushed and increased assistance for right-wing political celebrations in France, Germany, Austria, Hungary, Belgium and Italy. The BBC post connected below supplies a context for understanding the paradigm shift presently occurring in Western Europe.Source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-36150807!.?.!6). During the podcast, Rick couldn’t recall the name of President John F. Kennedy offered to his administration’s time in office. Kennedy called it the”New Frontier.”Kennedy pursued a domestic policy which carried on with liberal social reforms enacted

under the President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the 1930s. In terms of diplomacy, Kennedy encouraged Americans to make a difference worldwide by joining the just recently formed Peace Corps and to land a guy on the moon before the Russians (during the so-called Area Race).

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