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Watch Shachar's view of the 2016 US Election process and the Donald J. Trump impact on the election to date.
Shachar's multi media OPED was in answer to the FPA Scholarship question:
“The 2016 Presidential election cycle has been largely defined by non-traditional candidates from outside the Washington mainstream.
How important a role has the media played in the rise of these candidates in the U.S., and how much has the international coverage of these political figures shaped perceptions of the U.S. election process in your home country?”