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Hillary Clinton's brief foray into student journalism may come back to haunt her. Plus, as Bush's troubles deepen, could Michael Bloomberg save the Republicans?

By Tumbler   August 2007

Hillary’s pig problem

Hillary has a student problem, dating back to 1971. She was at Yale Law School at the time, as was her future husband, but while he was focusing on George McGovern’s anti-Vietnam war campaign for the US presidency, she was intent on the law. She organised her civil liberties class into a rota to monitor the trial of Black Panther Bobby Seale, accused of being involved in the murder of another Panther deemed to be an FBI informant. (The case was later dismissed.) Her class, with their professor’s approval, covered the entire trial for the American Civil…

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