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Sep 15 2016
Perspectives BlogAt a fundraiser Friday night, Hillary Clinton said, "You know, to just be grossly generalistic, you could put half of Trump’s supporters into what I call the ‘basket of deplorables'… Right?The racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic — you name it.” Several days later, this story is still generating strong reactions on both sides. Was her comment unfair and insulting and will it “ John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Sep 01 2012
After many late nights watching the Republican National Convention (RNC), I don't know if I should thank Tivo for letting me easily watch it later, along with the US Open, or curse it for keeping me up late night after night.
Why did I do that? To see what actually happened BEFORE the media covered it.
The contrasts in how different media cover the exact same event are HUGE.John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Oct 06 2016
Perspectives BlogThe first and only vice presidential debate of the 2016 election took place Tuesday night between Mike Pence and Tim Kaine. While there were the usual differences in coverage, there was some agreement. Everyone seemed to agree that Democrat Tim Kaine put some people off with his frequent interruptions, but many thought he helped the top of the ticket more by constantly attacking the opposition. John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Jul 30 2015
Perspectives BlogToday an anti-abortion group released a fourth undercover video claiming that Planned Parenthood is selling fetal tissue. The videos have been described as upsetting and disturbing. Planned Parenthood has repeatedly said it has not done anything illegal and is not making money from fetal tissue. Today we present you with a few of the diverse perspectives we found on this sensitive news story John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Jul 20 2015
When a politician from the opposing party passes an unjust law, or engages in something you consider wrong, you’re justifiably outraged. But are you willing to overlook a transgression by a politician from your own party?
Are you willing to switch your opinion on an issue based upon which politician voted for it? Do you value your commitment to a political party more than theBeth Ballentine
May 05 2016
Perspectives BlogAs the only GOP candidate left standing, Donald Trump became the presumptive Republican presidential nominee this week, which led the media to speculate in earnest on his chances of becoming our next president. We’re sharing a range of perspectives on this today. For example, we noticed that even if you look only at the Left, different sources are citing different polls. But first, with John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Jun 02 2021
Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairperson Ronna Romney McDaniel said Tuesday the RNC may advise future Republican presidential candidates to skip debates hosted by the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD), which has hosted all general election presidential debates since 1988, unless the CPD makes "significant reforms." In a letter to the CPD, McDaniel stated, "The CPD's repeatedThe Hill Fox News (Online News) CBS News (Online)
Aug 04 2016
Perspectives BlogIt hasn’t been a good week for Donald Trump in the polls or in the media. Today, NPR.com reported that “some (anonymous) Republicans have told reporters they are discussing a Plan B, or a ‘Break Glass’ contingency plan to replace Trump at the top of their ticket” and added that this is completely new in the history of American politics. Is all this talk of implosion appropriate and accurate, or John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Feb 25 2016
Perspectives BlogDonald Trump won 45.9% of the GOP vote in Nevada on Tuesday night. In response, social media and news headlines immediately lit up with even more Trump debate than usual. With the nomination seemingly in striking distance for Donald Trump, we’re bringing you four different viewpoints on this candidate today. See other news featured by AllSides such as Obama Wants to Close Gitmo, Can John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
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