09 Nov '16, 1pm

#Election2016

NEW YORK (AFP) - She lost to Barack Obama in the Democratic primaries in 2008. Now she has been humiliated in her second bid for the presidency by political novice and former TV reality show host Donald Trump. Hillary Clinton will go down in history as a woman of frustrated ambitions. In February, a journalist asked Clinton if she has always told the truth to the American people. "I've always tried to. Always. Always," the failed Democratic candidate answered. Other, less cautious pols would have responded with an unequivocal 'yes'. But Clinton, a lawyer by training, weighs her words carefully so as not to be caught out. Critics say she is dishonest. And this apparent duplicity, despite her efforts for redemption and the support of US Democrats led by a spirited Obama, cost the party the White House in a historic repudiation that has the world on edge as it waits to see wh...

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