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The Democrats’ Message of Calm

theatlantic.com — For us to continue writing great stories, we need to display ads. Please select the extension that is blocking ads. The Atlantic 's Molly Ball explores Hillary Clinton's image of composure in the midst of a troubled country. About This Series Voices and ideas about politics by The Atlantic.

Hillary Clinton's Message of Calm in an Agitated Time

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WATCH: Swaying Progressives At The DNC, With The Atlantic's Molly Ball

news.wgbh.org — They discussed the enthusiasm and volume of Bernie Sanders supporters/ Ball said that while the Bernie Or Bust crowd are always going to be defined by their angry fringe, there is clearly a softer core that is persuadable. She added that the protests call into question where the enthusiasm lies, with Sanders supporters.

Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Fall From Power

theatlantic.com — The Democratic chairwoman had few supporters-but clung to her post for years, abetted by the indifference of the White House. For us to continue writing great stories, we need to display ads. Please select the extension that is blocking ads.

Challenges For Unity On The Opening Night Of The DNC

wbur.org — We are live from Philadelphia and the Democratic National Convention. Looking at Hillary Clinton's challenge this week and the Democrats' own unity issue after the latest WikiLeaks splash. Laura Meckler , covering the Democratic Party in the 2016 presidential race for The Wall Street Journal.

The Atlantic at the Democratic National Convention:Morning Briefings

theatlantic.com — Begin each morning during the presidential conventions with The Atlantic to explore key issues in this pivotal election year. From a deep dive on polling and demographics, to an up-close look at the candidates and their policies, these briefings will combine political insights with sharp analysis. 8:30 a.m. ET - 10:00 a.m.

The Shape Of The Democratic Ticket

wbur.org — The Atlantic: The Triumph of the Chaos Candidate - "And so it came to pass, in the year 2016, on a sunny day in America's heartland, in a hall smelling of sweat and popcorn and filled with a seething, roaring crowd, that Donald Trump-builder, shocker, demagogue, smasher of certainties, destroyer of the Republican Party, winner-accepted his party's nomination, with a vow to restore order."

Donald Trump and the Freak Show of American Politics

theatlantic.com — Donald Trump took the freak show of American politics and made it the main event. But now he says he wants to be the candidate of calm. For us to continue writing great stories, we need to display ads. Please select the extension that is blocking ads.

Barry Goldwater And The Future Of The GOP

The Final Days of Never Trump

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Jul 29, 2016

RT @melmason: Trump, now in Denver, tells crowd that Clinton’s speech last night made everything sound “rosy dory"

Jul 29, 2016

RT @justin_fenton: This took like a minute of fiddling with my DVR so I hope you all appreciate it  https://vine.co/v/5KtQzI7wZ5v 

Jul 28, 2016

Like so many liberal social-engineering schemes, the card stunt was better in theory.

Jul 28, 2016

RT @Neil_Irwin: Political speeches in 30 years will be lame: "My father was an IT support specialist at a mid-size accounting firm"  https://twitter.com/JayCostTWS/status/758857165129998340 

Jul 28, 2016

Fact check: We’ve come to Philadelphia because of the ample hotels and convention facilities.

Jul 28, 2016

RT @petridishes: and little girls, one day you too can have your acceptance speech interrupted by a shouting bro


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