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Obama's victory changed nothing: "it's the money stupid"

Beckett, Charlie (2008) Obama's victory changed nothing: "it's the money stupid". POLIS: journalism and society at the LSE (13 Nov 2008). Website.

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Abstract

I have written elsewhere about how Obama’s campaign was radically different. It terms of tactics, methods, participation, new media and race it seemed to signal a shift. But one cold fact reminds us that nothing has changed about US politics. In fact it has got ‘worse’. The evidence is that money still decides elections from the top to the bottom of the democratic structure.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/polis/
Additional Information: © 2008 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1990 Broadcasting
Sets: Departments > Media and Communications
Research centres and groups > POLIS
Date Deposited: 22 May 2017 11:41
Last Modified: 26 May 2020 23:26
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/78127

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