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English Publication Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Common wisdom states that debates rarely sway the audience from their preferred choice but in a country like Kenya, they provide the closest thing to a level playing field for aspirants who lack the clout to enjoy dedicated media coverage. The one...
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English Publication Date: Monday, July 10, 2017
Which brings us to Bermuda and the refusal/unwillingness of our leaders to debate. Not only now, but historically. Read more at The Royal Gazette.
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English Publication Date: Sunday, July 9, 2017
Whatever the case, the debates are important platforms for public determination of the candidates’ understanding of issues, their grasp of policy, and ability to articulate their positions or views on important matters. Read more at Standard Digital...
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English Publication Date: Saturday, July 8, 2017
While it is true the debate may have no impact on the voting pattern, it provides Kenyans with an opportunity to interrogate the two leaders' policies, especially  on emotive issues such as land. This can be done in a conducive environment where...
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English Publication Date: Saturday, July 8, 2017
Both statesmen have threatened to boycott the first televised Presidential Debate under the 2010 Constitution, denying the largest number of registered voters in the history of Kenyan electioneering the chance to see them think on their feet and...
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English Publication Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017
At the very least, they can provide voters with new information about the candidates. With the presidential race as close as it is between Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga, we should expect heightened sensitivities and endless speculation about the...
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English Publication Date: Sunday, April 23, 2017
Our PM says she wants to “unite Britain”, to bring every part of the nation together. But how does she even begin to do that if halfway-proper debates – scoring over 7 million then over 8 million viewers in 2015 – are off the agenda? Debates attract...
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English Publication Date: Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Television debates have, over the last seven years, become an immovable feature of the British political landscape. A staging post on the way to the polling station, a focal point on the journey to government or opposition – and, most importantly of...
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English Publication Date: Sunday, April 16, 2017
Ahn has proposed a one-on-one debate with Moon, who has not yet accepted the notion. There appear to be few reasons to reject the debate. The upcoming presidential election is significant in view of difficulties at home and abroad. Through a one-to-...
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Spanish Publication Date: Saturday, February 4, 2017
Así, el debate y más aún el de carácter presidencial, antes que ser una opción que pueda o no ser considerada por parte del candidato, se traduce, más bien, en un derecho de la población al permitirle a esta disponer de la mayor información posible...
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