Articles by: Roland Kapferer

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Trump as Singularity, by Roland Kapferer

The American election will not take place

Informit: Trump as Singularity

The US presidential election is scheduled for Tuesday 8 November 2016. It will be the 58th quadrennial presidential election. As you may or may not know, voters in the United States don't actually elect the president. Instead, the perhaps 40 per cent of Americans who actually manage to vote in the greatest democratic reality-TV show on earth will select electors who, in turn, will elect a new president through the Electoral College...