‘Battle for the Soul of America’: Papers Respond to US Presidential Election


IN THE PRESS – November 4, 2020: We see how newspapers all over the world cover the US presidential election, with the result still too close to call. We specifically look at how the vote unfolded, with papers praising a largely peaceful process, while others warn of possible violence after elections. We also look at articles that explain why it can take days to nominate the winner. Finally, we turn to different scenarios and projections and look at what a Trump or Biden victory could mean for America’s future.