The presidential campaign continues. What are your thoughts?
Here’s your open thread for any election thoughts.
The conventions are done, and now the next phase of the campaign has begun. Share you political comments here.
I thought I would change the weekly election post to Sunday so it would not distract attention from our regular Monday post. Please continue to give me feedback on your preferences.
Any thoughts on our political races? This commentary caught my attention.
Before you push us to judge whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump would do better in bringing us together in racial harmony, Mr. Healy, please say a few words about why President Obama has failed. Of course, neither Clinton nor Trump inspires hope for a new opportunity at racial harmony. That’s what Obama did in 2008. He was ideal for that issue and we voted for the hope. Now, so many years later, things seem even worse. Can you analyze how that happened? Because that did happen. I don’t see how we can begin to think about what more Trump or Clinton could do unless we understand why President Obama failed.
If Obama couldn’t unite us, why should we think either of the current candidates can?