If you’re wondering if dating has gotten complicated since the election, you’re absolutely right. It’s been one-year since Donald Trump took office, and singles are still dealing with the big political elephant in the room, our commander-in-chief and his tweets. During the election, and in the aftermath since Trump became president, talking about politics has […]
About Julie Spira
Julie Spira is America's Top Online Dating Expert and Digital Matchmaker. She's been coaching singles on finding love online for almost 25 years, and is now writing her third book, "Love in the Age of Trump: How Politics is Polarizing Relationships."
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Last year, I believe Donald Trump hijacked Valentine’s Day. This year, I’m relieved love is rising back to the top of the dating totem pole. In 2017, with the Inauguration Day and Valentine’s Day less than a month apart, the results of the Electoral College vote permeated the bedroom, as well as surfaced in heated […]
I’m a believer in truth-in-advertising, and as I said in my essay, Can Love Survive Trump, the challenges of dating in Trump’s America have been painful, and have resulted in reducing the dating pool by 50% for those with strong opinions on either side of the political spectrum. This new survey of 2,000 singles in […]