Stories by Adele M. Stan

Adele M. Stan is AlterNet's senior Washington editor, and a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan. subscribe to Adele M. Stan's feed

Posted on: Oct 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Robertson warned Las Vegas bookies, "If you bet against Donald Trump, you’re gonna lose your shirt."

Posted on: Oct 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

There’s a toxic brew of archetypes served up in the Russia election drama, starting with Putin as the daddy Trump aims to please.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The more Trump makes this election all about himself, the more women of America will choose to make it about themselves.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

It’s been a rough few weeks for those who bear the psychic scars of sexual transgression, and the final debate won’t be easy to watch.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Telegraphing anti-Semitism and disparaging the women who say he assaulted them, Trump delivered a piece of crafted propaganda via teleprompter.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

The Republican nominee simply exposes the movement’s true aim: preservation of white patriarchy.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The Republican Party has been the grab-'em-by-the-pussy party for 36 years—Donald Trump simply made it plain.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump can't stand being challenged by a woman, and Clinton got under his skin citing his comments about Miss Universe. How will he answer to "p*ssygate"?

Posted on: Oct 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trump's lewd remarks reveal GOP as the party of sexual assault and violence against women.

Posted on: Oct 5, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

Having lost the women’s vote, the Trump campaign doubles down on gendered language.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Too few voters know the extremist agenda of Trump's running mate. A few pointed questions could change that.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Johnson's supporters are leading enemies of the environment and public education.

Posted on: Sep 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

In the annals of feminism, Monday’s debate will rank with the epic tennis match between Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

To succeed in her first match-up with Trump, she must meet his simian displays with the finesse of a ballerina.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

His rhetoric on marijuana and against war serve as a shield for a litany of radical-right positions.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

To really empower women, Ivanka has to pry herself from the grip of her misogynist father.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Looking at who surrounds the GOP standard-bearer, it's hard to argue with Hillary Clinton's controversial comments.

Posted on: Sep 14, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

The racist, misogynist, authoritarian strain has always been there, but Trump’s candidacy has brought it into the mainstream. And media have helped.

Posted on: Sep 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

I was lucky: I didn't lose anybody close to me—except my country and the person I had been before.