The 2016 electoral campaign causes - as always - a non-stop flow of comments, opinions and reportings. Diggit magazine does not cover the campaign minute -per-minute, but delivers in-depth analyses of the campaigns. No news, but research that provides people with insight in the political battle.
This paper is about the impact of the social movement Black Lives Matter on the message Hillary Clinton wanted to convey on racial justice during the 2016 US presidential elections.
Mr. Trump continued to induce that “fired-up-and-ready-to-go” feeling, as had both then-Senator Obama in 2008 and Senator Sanders in the primaries. And, according to Michael Silverstein, that made all the difference.
Donald Trump's message helped him win the 2016 presidential election. However, could the opponents' counter-messages have helped support his own? This paper analyzes the complex construction of Trump's message that propelled him into presidency.
Donald Trump knows very well that mediated visibility can be used as a political instrument and weapon. So instead of trying to control this mediated visibility, he uses mediated controversy as his strategy.
De verkiezing van Trump toont nogmaals aan hoe onze politieke analysemodellen de feiten achterna hollen.
Explaining the political appeal of Donald Trump and why his message does make sense to swathes of Americans.
In this third and last article on Trump's message, Ico Maly analyzes a Facebook-Live video featuring Trump speaking to the crowds at a Rally in Jackson, Mississippi.
In this second article on Trump's message, Ico Maly analyzes Donald Trump's "bragging-message machine". Winning elections is not about how well informed or intelligent a candidate is, it’s about ‘Message’.
In this first article on "Trump's Message", Ico Maly analyzes the negative messaging of the adversaries of Donald Trump. He argues that the framing of Trump as a clown makes us blind to the power of his message.
Kevin Doyle watched Trump's entire rally in Jacksonville. And he read all the posts of Trump's critics. He concludes that Trump is immune, even more: that the critiques makes him thrive.
De populaire reggaezangeres Etana steunt Donald Trump openlijk in zijn race voor het Amerikaanse presidentschap. Reggaefans blijven stomverbaasd achter.
Explaining political failure is as relevant as explaining political success.This analysis explores why Lindsey Graham's political message did not succeed in capturing the electorate in the campaign for the Republican presidential primaries.
Martin O'Malley was, next to Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton, the third Democratic candidate in the 2016 US elections. This paper explains why you probably never heard of him.
Carsons tweet 'I AM A CHRISTIAN ’ went viral right after the college shooting near Roseburg, Oregon, killing nine people. This paper give insight on the person Ben Carson, what made him tweet these words.
Bernie Sanders labels himself as a democratic socialist. In America, this normally means you stay stuck in the margins. Contrary to that assumption, Sanders mobilized millions.