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Donna M. Goldstein for The Conversation

Donna M. Goldstein for The Conversation

Donna M. Goldstein is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Colorado Boulder and author of Laughter Out of Place: Race, Class, Violence, and Sexuality in a Rio Shantytown, which won the Margaret Mead Award of 2005 (University of California Press, 2003; 2nd edition 2013).

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A new wave of celebrity politicians breaks the rules on acceptable behavior, inspired by Trump

By: and - November 4, 2022

After two former girlfriends accused Herschel Walker, the Georgia Republican Senate nominee and former football star, of pressuring them to get abortions, and giving them money for the procedures, Walker’s standing with conservative voters would have been expected to dip. One reason is that Walker has taken an absolutist position on abortion – no abortions should be legal, even in the […]