New articles in Human Rights: Issues in 2016 election

Deirdre Fulton: Channeling America’s Ugliness, Trump is More ,American than ou Think. read

Krugman on Trump and Le Pen successes. “And there’s nothing quite like sustained poor economic performance – the kind of poor performance brought on by Europe’s austerity and hard-money obsessions — to undermine the elite’s reputation for competence. That’s probably why one recent study found a consistent historical relationship between financial crises and the rise of right-wing extremism. And history is repeating itself.” read….

John McWhorter: Trump is more human than any others in his speech. “He’s a messy speaker who’s confident enough to get up and not to try to change it. And lo and behold – talk works.” read