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Clinton Vs Trump: October and Surprises

Story added 25th Oct 2016

“Events, dear boy, events.” The live debates are over and most polls are showing a growing gap between the two main presidential candidates. With only a few weeks to go before the election and with many hundreds of thousands of Americans having already chosen their candidate in early voting, there is a strong presumption that Hillary Clinton will be the 45th President of the United States. However, it is worth remembering Harold MacMillan’s quote from over 50 years ago, that events can change everything.

Read Build Principal and CEO Mark Malcomson's full article on the

Mark Malcomson is Principal and CEO of Build, Europe’s biggest adult education college. Mark teaches American politics and is starting a new course on the US elections on Thursday 20 October 2016 at Build in Covent Garden.


Mark's previous pieces on the US elections: