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How Single Women Are Transforming American Politics

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 10:33am

Women are staying single longer than ever — a shift that's having profound political implications, says author Rebecca Traister.

A Campaign On The Brink: Donald Trump And The Intersection Of Outrage And Violence

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 10:30am

It is as if the Tea Party of recent years had marched down the street and met another march coming at them head on, featuring Occupy Wall Street bolstered by Black Lives Matter.

Clinton, Sanders Campaigns Expect Tuesday's Race In Ohio To Be Close

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 4:11am

Sanders has been hitting his message opposing free trade deals hard in the major industrial state. The issue gave him traction in a win over Hillary Clinton in Michigan, something he'd like to repeat.

GOP Mystery: Why Do Many Evangelicals Back Donald Trump?

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 4:11am

Many election observers struggle to understand why evangelical Christians have embraced Trump. Renee Montagne talks to Ralph Reed, founder of the Faith and Freedom Coalition, tells Renee Montagne.

Trump Rally Violence Stokes Primary Voters' Opinions In Ohio

Mon, 03/14/2016 - 4:11am

Voters in Ohio decide their primaries on Tuesday. Republicans there react to the volatile mood that has overtaken the GOP primary race in recent days.

Protests Continue At Trump Rallies Ahead Of Tuesday Primaries

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 4:16pm

Donald Trump continued to encounter protesters at his rallies over the weekend. His GOP opponents say he's inciting violence; they're hoping to break into Trump's lead ahead of Tuesday primaries.

Where Sanders Might Have His Best Shots Going Forward

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 1:04pm

Sanders has won some of his biggest margins with white men, while Hillary Clinton has won big with African Americans. They might tell you where they can most win in the primaries coming up.

Trump On Rally Violence: 'Don't Accept Responsibility,' Might Pay Legal Bills

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 11:49am

On Meet the Press, presidential front-runner Donald Trump said he may pay the legal bills of a supporter who punched a protester in the face. He also said he "doesn't condone violence."

Bernie Sanders Has Strength Among White Men Pinched By The Economy

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 11:08am

The Vermont independent won the Michigan primary, in part, because of strong support from white men, upset about stagnant wages and jobs sent offshore. Now, that demographic could help him win Ohio.

Dole-Kemp Campaign Site Immortalizes '90s Internet Tech

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:59am

It was among the first campaign websites, and it's still archived online for all to see. Robert Arena, director of Internet strategy for the campaign, takes a stroll down memory lane.

How Protest Climate Around Trump Will Affect The Race

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:59am

After a planned rally for Donald Trump was cancelled Friday night, the other GOP candidates are weighing in. NPR Political Correspondent Mara Liasson has a look ahead to the Tuesday primaries.

'This Can't Go On In Chicago,' Says Anti-Trump Protester

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:59am

Jedidiah Brown was the man pulled off stage at the canceled Chicago Trump rally. He says his goal was to shut it down.

Voters Left And Right Are Anti-Free Trade. But Is It All Bad?

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:59am

Adam Davidson of Gimlet, explains how free trade helps everyone a little bit, and also how it has directly ruined the lives millions of workers in certain sectors.

Why Some Ohioans Are Supporting Bernie Sanders

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:59am

Ohio voters head to the polls on Tuesday. Rick Kepler, a retired union worker in Ohio, tells NPR's Rachel Martin why he plans to vote for Bernie Sanders.

Violence Persists Among Trump Rally Protesters

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:59am

Another chaotic and tense day, with arrests and pepper spray, played out at Donald Trump rallies. A man jumped a barricade trying to get at Trump, but Trump — and his supporters — were undeterred.

1976: The Last Time Republicans Duked It Out To The Last, Heated Minute

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:55am

That year was the last genuinely contested political convention. In a heated race to amass the most delegates, Ronald Reagan nearly denied Pres. Gerald Ford the presidential nomination.

A Century of GOP Intra-Party Wars Sets Stage for Cleveland Convention

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:00am

Again and again since 1912, splits between establishment GOP figures and the party's most ardent conservatives have hobbled the party's performance in November.

How 2 Powerful Streams Of Republicanism Are Headed For Cleveland

Sun, 03/13/2016 - 6:00am

History is in the balance: It has become almost a commonplace to say the coming clash in Cleveland may determine not only the 2016 nominee but the survival of the Republican Party as we know it.

Barbershop: The Campaign Creep, And How To Handle Politics In Relationships

Sat, 03/12/2016 - 4:00pm

In this week's barbershop, blogger Dru Ealons, Center for Social Inclusion fellow Deepa Iyer and former Apprentice contestant Omarosa Manigault discuss the seep of political campaigns into daily life.

A Day After Canceled Rally, Commotion Again Disrupts Trump Event

Sat, 03/12/2016 - 4:00pm

Republican front-runner Donald Trump canceled a Chicago rally Friday night after a series of physical confrontations between protesters and his supporters. He resumed his campaign Saturday in Ohio.

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