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Following the US elections from London: an expat’s view

Sweeney, Christine (2016) Following the US elections from London: an expat’s view. POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (31 Oct 2016). Website.

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By LSE MSc student Christine Sweeney @csweenez 2am quarrels, anxiety, doubt, ambivalence, feeling disconnected, refreshing the phone for updates. No, this is not a long-distance relationship on the rocks, it is the life of an American expat following the U.S. presidential elections from London. Two weeks ahead of Election Day, U.S. voters living in London cannot escape the soundbites, “bad hombres,” hot mics, and rehearsed economic taglines that have become the defining moments of the 2016 race to the White House.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
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Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s)
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Date Deposited: 11 May 2017 15:45
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2021 23:36

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