Vanderbilt Political Review

The 2016 Nominations: Twilight of the Idols

Christian Talley

September 2, 2015

As a freshman I took an intro political science course in which our instructor made the prediction that Hillary Clinton would become the next president. He presented Clinton as inevitable: “Hillary Clinton will be the next pre...

What is Donald Trump’s ‘Type’?

Michael Zoorob

August 18, 2015

Despite calling John McCain “a loser” for his time as a prisoner of war in Vietnam, characterizing many Mexican immigrants as rapists and criminals, and calling Megan Kelly “a lightweight” (among other things), Donald Trump carries on with his strange combination of masculine bravado and a simple narrative that Americans have been che...

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