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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (1): 53–69.
Published: 01 March 2015
... a wide diversity of opinion and critique of the dominant political and corporate order. I argue that this shift in the US mediascape helped elect Barack Obama, which in turn intensified contestation for and against Obama and the Democrats within contemporary US politics. I then indicate how Barack Obama...
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Cultural Politics (2015) 11 (3): 315–328.
Published: 01 November 2015
... race and racism in the United States. Exploring the emergence of Holocaust references in US public culture following Barack Obama’s election, this article proposes that the analogy gains its efficacy because the Americanization of the Holocaust articulates the relationship between institutional...
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Cultural Politics (2014) 10 (2): 163–181.
Published: 01 July 2014
... those who they have elected into power, were becoming increasingly averse to voting and were certainly less likely to vote for another big government, such as Barack Obama’s. With the benefit of political hindsight, we know that at least the latter of these projections has proven to be inaccurate...
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Cultural Politics (2011) 7 (1): 133–156.
Published: 01 March 2011
... . Remnick D. 2010 . “ The invention of Barack Obama .” The Guardian , April 24. http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2010/apr/24/bridge-life-rise-obama-remnick . Roberts A. 2006 . Blacked Out: Government Secrecy in the Information Age . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Rood...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 216–224.
Published: 01 July 2018
... about mainstream media as deception: Not only do we get most of what we know from media sources, most of that is a lie. From the two cowboys, Reagan and Bush the younger, to Bill Clinton, the fake Elvis, back to Change We Can Believe In with Barack Obama, on to Donald Trump’s current Joker...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 135–149.
Published: 01 July 2017
... an authoritarian populist movement that was devoted to its leader. Indeed, the Trump campaign had drawn on the swamp of the vilest tendencies toward racism, sexism, Islamophobia, xenophobia, and fear and hatred of the other, which, for miseducated white men and women were Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 139–152.
Published: 01 July 2018
... wealth, when President Barack Obama imposed sanctions on Russia because of its intervention in the Ukraine and Crimea. 9 If the Trump administration could eliminate these sanctions, Tillerson and his cronies could profit immensely, but such conflicts of interest did not bother Trump, himself a walking...
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Cultural Politics (2021) 17 (1): 28–36.
Published: 01 March 2021
... and started conducting daily press briefings at the White House. Critical media voices pointed out that Trump had shut down the pandemic response group that Barack Obama had established and ignored a pandemic presidential response plan that the Obama administration had produced in 2015, and thus the US...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (2): 202–226.
Published: 01 July 2017
... offered up here is the image’s captivating surface. It teases the viewer with its resemblance to other decontextualized icons: the face of Barack Obama, the face of Joko Widodo, and the face of Che Guevara. Indeed, this image converses insistently with the well-known image of Che Guevara. In another...
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Cultural Politics (2018) 14 (2): 198–215.
Published: 01 July 2018
... to the 2008 election, the public discourse surrounding Barack Obama, and what his candidacy heralded, included visions of a postracial America. The very fact that America, despite its legacy of systematic racial oppression, could elect an African American surely meant that race could no longer be identified...
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (2): 254–271.
Published: 01 July 2012
... in the recent victory of civilian Barack Obama over erstwhile prisoner of war John McCain. Yet there are at least two circumstances that compel us to consider Slavick's motivation for resurrecting the military bias for civilians; it may be justified, at least ironically. In keeping mindful of the wars...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (2): 181–199.
Published: 01 July 2010
... difficult. Stiegler's politics of critical reflection, with its emphasis on the vital role of education, is in this sense persuasive. That said, I would wish to keep a sense of global perspective. As is well-known, use of the Internet was crucial to the election of Barack Obama: it helped create a cultural...
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Cultural Politics (2010) 6 (1): 49–64.
Published: 01 March 2010
... World poverty by rock stars Bono and Bob Geldof, the appointment as Governor of California of movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger and the endorsements of Hollywood celebrities for Barack Obama in his campaign for the American Presidency. For writers such as Bob Franklin ( 1997 , 2004 ) the movement...
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (3): 263–279.
Published: 01 November 2013
... ). The image of the human face has always been a central element of political communication ( Castells 2007 ; Street 2003 ). Leaders from Alexander the Great to Queen Victoria to Barack Obama have used the human visage to establish political legitimacy and to create a sense of trust within the wider...
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Cultural Politics (2019) 15 (1): 48–63.
Published: 01 March 2019
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Cultural Politics (2013) 9 (1): 22–41.
Published: 01 March 2013
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Cultural Politics (2012) 8 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 March 2012
... live to President Barack Obama's impromptu news briefing in which he announced that House Speaker John Boehner had called off meetings to negotiate the debt ceiling crisis. The event was the first time the nation had seen the spectacle of “No Drama” Obama seriously steamed and angry because Republicans...
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Cultural Politics (2017) 13 (1): 58–80.
Published: 01 March 2017
... Newton (in terms of his relentless focus on the sexualized female form, sometimes heavily fetishized), rather than society photographers Cecil Beaton or Lord Patrick Lichfield, but for the fact that Richardson, like Beaton and Lichfield, has also shot the great and the good—even US President Barack Obama...
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