Uncategorized | 4:20 pm | August 28, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

McAuliffe: We’re united

By Thomas Kaplan DENVER, 4:20 p.m. — Is the Democratic party unified? The Clinton camp says so. Terry McAuliffe, the campaign chair for Senator Hillary Clinton LAW ’73, stood outside a luxury box in the Pepsi Center on Wednesday night, smiling for photographs and shaking hands with supporters, the weight of the long campaign seemingly »

Uncategorized | 6:15 pm | August 27, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

LIVE: Bill takes the stage

By Thomas Kaplan DENVER, 6:15 p.m. — Former U.S. President Bill Clinton LAW ’73 will speak here in about an hour, and, as with last night, all the attention is on his speech. We’ll be in the Pepsi Center to bring it live to you. 7:26 p.m. | “America must always be a place called »

Uncategorized | 6:52 pm | August 26, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

LIVE: Hillary’s big night

My stellar view from my seat inside the Pepsi Center made blogging about Tuesday’s speeches a real treat. By Thomas Kaplan DENVER — Welcome to day two of the Democratic National Convention.  We are live from the Pepsi Center, where Senator Hillary Clinton LAW ’73 will address delegates — and a national television audience — »

Uncategorized | 2:32 pm | August 26, 2008 | By Thomas Kaplan

Clinton delegate to young people: ‘Heal all wounds’

Dan Schneider (left), a Clinton delegate from California, tried to convince other delegates to rally behind Senator Barack Obama. By Thomas Kaplan DENVER, 2:32 p.m. — With pundits bloviating about the so-called split in the Democratic Party, Dan Schneider was mad as hell, and he wasn’t going to take it anymore. During a question-and-answer session »

Uncategorized | 5:45 am | January 15, 2008 | By Yale Daily News

Step by step, political path widening for women

By Alexandra Schwartz ’09 When I was little, my mother gave me a book called “You Can Be Anything!” It had a charming gimmick: Two glossy cardboard cutouts of smiling children — one boy, one girl — were attached to the cover and could be inserted into specially made slots on each page. On the »