Donald Trump employed a ‘choreography of shame’ that diminished everybody – except white working-class men.
If news pundits had been paying closer attention to memes, they may have been less shocked by the result of the 2016 US presidential election.
Could Trump bring a new, unifying approach to negotiating to Washington? His outsider status may present an opportunity to mend fences, says an expert in governance.
The understandable outrage at neo-Nazis rallying for Trump shouldn't distract from the complex realities of American racism.
State legislators in 18 states are intentionally drawing congressional boundaries to favor their party, according to experts who ran thousands of simulations using open-source mapping software.
The better-to-do and the established of civil and political society have become complacent and deaf to 'those at the bottom'. The working class has gone over to the right-wing populists.
Donald Trump’s election will affect Australia profoundly – including in the comfort it gives to those who oppose progressive policies in the name of fighting 'political correctness'.
Alternatives to Obamacare look to address rising premiums and less consumer choice. What options does the US have and how could they work?
Many US voters appear to believe that deporting illegal immigrants would boost job opportunities and wages for US workers. But economic modelling suggests different conclusions.
The 2016 Scanlon Foundation survey provides grounds for caution in applying overseas comparisons to shifts in Australian public opinion.
All is not lost for the climate with the election of Donald Trump.
Trump must demonstrate that his presidential decision making will not be influenced by his business interests across the US and the globe.
Trump's demagoguery took political discourse in America to a place where it lost contact with reality.
With two of the past five presidential election winners losing the popular vote, it's hard to justify the continuation of the Electoral College.
Recent Supreme Court rulings played a crucial role in the cultural politics that got Donald Trump elected.
Diplomacy between Europe and Trump's administration will be tricky, but not impossible.
The US religious right has voted for someone who apparently contravenes some of its core values.
Donald Trump has never held public office, but executive and global leadership are wholly interlinked so business offers some important lessons for the president-elect.
Swinburne political scientist Bryan Cranton looks at why so many experts got the US Election so wrong
Despite acknowledging her pain, the losing candidate kept her composure as she admitted defeat.