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What Jeff Inglis and Deirdre Fulton fail to address in their coverage of Barack Obama.
Obama the non-progressive
PORTLAND PHOENIX LETTERS
| December 23, 2008
Four Greens fight for their party’s nomination
Supporters of Cynthia McKinney say that choosing a presidential nominee doesn’t have to mean selecting between a black and a female candidate.
| April 02, 2008
New Hampshire notebook
The day after the Iowa caucuses, more than a dozen reporters and a hundred or so citizens, trudged to New England College to watch Mike Huckabee get down with Chuck Norris.
| January 09, 2008
On the national affront
Where does one begin to recap 12 months of such willful self-parody?
An inescapable year reaches its inevitable conclusion
| December 19, 2007
Suffrage net city
Three years ago, when the Red Sox were winning and John Kerry was losing, YouTube hadn’t even been invented.
The Web has become key to presidential politics — we rate the candidates on how they’ve put Al Gore’s invention to use
| November 28, 2007
David S. Bernstein is very well-informed about the Allston-Brighton race for the Ninth District City Council seat.
Letters to the Boston editor: September 21, 2007
BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS
| October 12, 2007
Lesser doesn’t mean loser
I have to complain that by literally writing off candidates such as Dennis Kucinich — candidates who actually stand for something besides a vague sound bite.
Letters to the Boston editor: August 31, 2007
BOSTON PHOENIX LETTERS
| August 29, 2007
Iraq and a hard place
Getting out of Iraq is going to be more difficult than getting in.
The Democratic presidential candidates must articulate clear exit strategies
| August 01, 2007
Pushing to replace Bush
On an overcast night in early June, nearly 100 of US Senator Barack Obama’s local supporters crowded into the Peerless Lofts in downtown Providence.
Rhode Islanders are getting busy while supporting their favorite democrats
| July 11, 2007
Candidates' stances on the war in Iraq
PROVIDENCE PHOENIX STAFF
| July 11, 2007
Best in show
It looks as if Arthur Branch, a/k/a Fred Thompson, is about to swap Law and Order for the law and disorder otherwise known as campaign 2008.
Fred Thompson’s threatened GOP bid is making things trickier for those candidates facing another debate this week
| May 30, 2007
Size doesn’t matter
Call it the revenge of the little guys, if you will.
Nevermind the revamped primary schedule; the small states can still have plenty of bite
| May 17, 2007
The debating game
Thursday April 26 marks the first mega-event of the campaign season: the Democrats’ initial debate, to be held in South Carolina.
A few things to keep in mind while watching the Democrats’ first debate
| April 18, 2007
Who’s with whom
For Democratic presidential candidates, Boston is the ATM kiosk on the way to New Hampshire.
When John Kerry bowed out of the presidential sweepstakes, it freed Boston’s big Democratic brokers to find a favorite.
DAVID S. BERNSTEIN
| March 29, 2007
It’s an unfortunate fact of American political life that one’s entire personal life becomes public the minute one runs for office.
Will Elizabeth Edwards’s cancer give her husband special grace?
| March 28, 2007
Presidential toteboard: why the odds favor Obama
When Barack Obama announced his presidential candidacy, there was some wild speculation that Obama might not receive a large share of the black vote.
Black vote + uncommon charisma = quantifiable advantage
| March 14, 2007
Does Biden have the right stuff for 2008?
While the 2006 mid-term elections are over, the war in Iraq still rages.
| December 06, 2006
The constitutional crisis no one seems to understand
The dolts in Congress let the imperial presidency get so out of hand that we are now faced with a truly nasty constitutional crisis.
Freedom watch does freezergate
| June 02, 2006
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