Thursday, 24 August 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • In Phoenix, Trump Says "Love" but Spews Racism

    Trump takes advantage of a popular misconception about racism -- that it is something held in the heart. In reality it is a system of oppression that promotes power and privilege.

  • Why Robert E. Lee's Character Is Irrelevant

    Regardless of the nuances of Robert E. Lee's behavior and historical context, his statues represent white supremacy, and that's why they must be taken down. Ultimately, Lee's legacy is the defense of enslavement.

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Elisabeth Wehling

Elisabeth Wehling

Elisabeth Wehling is a political strategist and author working in the US and Europe. She is doing research in linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley, on how politics is understood both in America and Europe.

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Elisabeth Wehling

Elisabeth Wehling

Elisabeth Wehling is a political strategist and author working in the US and Europe. She is doing research in linguistics at the University of California, Berkeley, on how politics is understood both in America and Europe.

Other articles by this author

81412re cat

Obama Defends Freedom of Religion: Be Not Afraid of Mitt Romney

By George Lakoff and Elisabeth Wehling, Truthout | News Analysis

71612ab cat

Why the Reproductive Rights Movement Must Abandon the Term "Abortion"

By George Lakoff and Elisabeth Wehling, Truthout | New Analysis

Appreciating Undocumented Americans

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Economics and Morality: Paul Krugman's Framing

By George Lakoff and Elisabeth Wehling, Truthout | Op-Ed

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Why Did Walker Win Wisconsin?

By George Lakoff and Elisabeth Wehling, Truthout | Op-Ed