Editorial, Der Spiegel | June 11, 2008
Hillary Clinton has admitted defeat, as for Obama, the battle has only just begun. ++ This year’s US Presidential campaign rotates on an axis between character and experience. ++ McCain offers the American people know-how, while Obama guarantees hope. ++ Recent polls have shown that the candidates are neck and neck. ++ What is it the American people want, or rather, need? ++ The message of this election will reveal where the country is taking refuge, in tradition or in change.