Start Making Sense: Who Is Hillary Clinton?

Start Making Sense: Who Is Hillary Clinton?

Start Making Sense: Who Is Hillary Clinton?

Katha Pollitt and Gary Younge have some answers. Also, filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer talks about his latest on the Indonesian genocide.


Katha Pollitt asks, “Is it wrong for women Democrats to want to vote for a woman Democrat?”  In 2008 she voted for Obama rather than Hillary; today she’s a Clinton supporter.

Gary Younge looks back on Hillary’s 30-plus years in American politics and argues that “It is easy to forget what a mould-breaking, bad-ass figure Hillary cut when she first appeared on the national stage in 1992.”

Award-winning filmmaker Joshua Oppenheimer talks about The Look of Silence, his Oscar-nominated documentary on genocide in Indonesia in 1965-66 and its aftermath today—in Indonesia, and in American politics.

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