U.S. Hillary Clinton would be prepared to swap life in politics to run social networking giant Facebook. The former secretary of state and Democratic presidential contender was at Harvard Friday to receive the Radcliffe Medal, which honors people who've "had a transformative impact on society." Hillary Clinton delivers a speech during the New York Democratic convention at Hofstra University on May 23, 2018 in Hempstead, New York. Getty Images Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey asked her which company she would like to lead as CEO. Recommended Slideshows 51 50 Highest Paying Jobs in the United States 51 50 Best-Selling Albums in U.S. History 51 In Pictures: The 50 Most Powerful Military Forces in the World “Facebook,” came Clinton’s rapid reply, according to video footage of the event. "It's the biggest news platform in the world," Clinton said. "Most people in our country get their news, true or not, from … [Read more...] about Hillary Clinton Wants to be CEO of Facebook
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Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Eli Rosenberg The Washington Post May 26, 2018 Since her defeat in the 2016 election, speculation has churned about Hillary Clinton and what she set her mind to after losing a second run for the US presidency.On Friday, Clinton indicated that a dream job of hers, at least in the private sector, would be to run a high-profile company: Facebook.Speaking at Harvard University before receiving an award on Friday, Clinton was asked a hypothetical question by moderator Maura Healey, a fellow Democrat and attorney general of Massachusetts: If Clinton could be CEO of any company right now, which company would she choose? Advertisement ‘‘Facebook,’’ Clinton said without hesitating, as she and Healey paused to laugh with the audience. Get This Week in Politics in your inbox: A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent … [Read more...] about Hillary Clinton’s other dream job? To run Facebook.
With Breanne Deppisch and Joanie Greve. THE BIG IDEA: Hillary Clinton is not over it. “Let me just get this out of the way: No, I’m not over it. I still think about the 2016 election. I still regret the mistakes I made,” the failed Democratic nominee told graduating seniors at Yale University on Sunday afternoon. “Right now, we’re living through a full-fledged crisis in our democracy,” she told 1,360 seniors. “Now there are not tanks in the streets, but what’s happening right now goes to the heart of who we are as a nation. I say this not as a Democrat who lost an election but as an American afraid of losing a country.” -- The former secretary of state opened with a cascade of jokes related to the election. “I am thrilled for all of you, even the three of you who live in Michigan and didn’t request your absentee ballots in time,” she said. As a tradition, Yalies wear humorous and playful hats during the Class … [Read more...] about The Daily 202: Hillary Clinton warns of ‘a full-fledged crisis in our democracy’ at Yale
Hillary Rodham Clinton. Robert Cianflone/Getty Images Right wing conspiracy theorists, media platforms and political commentators are attacking former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton over unverified health concerns (again!). After The Daily Mail published a piece on Thursday speculating Clinton wore a $1,100 Hermes scarf to conceal a back brace, conservative figures nipped at their favorite scratching post.Ousted Trump advisor and erratic Fox News D-lister who has threatened reporters with physical assault Sebastian Gorka tweeted The Daily Mail’s story with the caption “Something to hide. Again.”Shortly after, the right-wing news aggregator Drudge promoted the story with the teaser “MYSTERY.”Paul Joseph Watson, an editor at the fringe outlet InfoWars, also tweeted the article to his over 800,000 followers, ironically noting that anyone who questions Clinton’s health is considered by the mainstream “a vile conspiracy … [Read more...] about Right Wing Conspiracy Theorists Obsess Over Hillary Clinton’s Health and Scarf Choice
The Associated Press Updated 12:56 pm, Friday, May 11, 2018 Photo: Darryl Dyck, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 file photo, Hillary Clinton sits on stage during a book tour event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. On May 11, 2018, The Associated Press has found that stories circulating on the internet that Clinton is New York’s new attorney general are untrue. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP) less FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 file photo, Hillary Clinton sits on stage during a book tour event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. On May 11, 2018, The Associated Press has found that stories ... more Photo: Darryl Dyck, AP NOT REAL NEWS: Hillary Clinton not NY's new attorney general 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Online stories are falsely claiming … [Read more...] about NOT REAL NEWS: Hillary Clinton not NY’s new attorney general