What’s Fair in Love and Politics?
September 3, 2008
by Drew Nelles
In most any political campaign, questions arise about certain details of a given candidate’s personal life. That discussion turns into a broader debate about what is and isn’t fair game. The pregnancy of Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s unwed teenage daughter sure seems like nobody’s damn business, but what does that say about the nominee’s staunch support of abstinence-only sex education? And what if — as The National’s Neil Macdonald,… Read more »