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Donald Trump’s rage-driven candidacy is just the beginning

Whatever happens on Tuesday, the savaging of American political discourse seen in this election cycle is not going away. The growth of conspiracy theories, the dire warnings of a “rigged” election, the sharp resurgence of racial politics, the persistent dislike voters have for both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, even among some who intend to vote for them, and indeed, the sight of Trump merrily plumbing the depths of narcissistic and abusive rhetoric while Clinton is assailed and disliked for her politician’s inauthenticity and dishonesty – all these may be the new normal for American elections in the foreseeable future. 3,628 more words

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Sexually Harassed in Candidacy

I expected to be challenged in my candidacy interview.

I expected that my committee would press me on my theology, my growing edges as a leader, and maybe even probe into the messy parts of my personal life. 1,285 more words

Let’s Look for a Reason

Let’s Look for a Reason

(commending her candidacy)


She’s flighty as we

Think women are—

No, that’s not right

She’s not serious-minded—

No, again not right… 153 more words

Election Charter

On 8 October the Austrian National Youth Council (ÖJV) became an official signatory of the Charter for Open and Democratic Elections. The Charter was initiated by CSAJ and VJR.



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Endorsement Interview

A year and a half ago I started my official journey towards ordination when I received a positive entrance decision to begin candidacy. There are a few major interviews in this process, which I am thankful for. 430 more words

Candidacy Retreat

It was just a month until I would start seminary, and I was heading off to a candidacy retreat with members of my synod and other candidates for ministry. 295 more words