Politics

Why Trump’s New National Security Advisor Poses a Threat to the Entire Global Community

By May 18, 2018

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“There is no United Nations. There is an international community that occasionally can be led by the only real power left in the world, and… Read More ›

National Guard troops move to Mexican Border

By May 18, 2018

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You would think that the United States of America was preparing for an invasion. Over 1,600 troops are being moved to the U.S.-Mexico border within… Read More ›

The Politicians of Our Future – Kansas teenagers in different parties with similar policies run for office

By May 18, 2018

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A dog and six teenagers are running for Governor in the upcoming Kansas 2018 elections due to the lack of legal requirements. Three of the… Read More ›

Gun Control must Fall under our Control

By May 18, 2018

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Since the tragic 2012 Sandy Hook shooting, in which a gunman killed 20 children and six adults, there have been more than 1,600 mass shootings… Read More ›

Good Riddance, Mr. Speaker: How Paul Ryan failed both the country and himself

By May 18, 2018

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Paul D. Ryan became the youngest Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives since Reconstruction when he first took the gavel on October 29, 2015.… Read More ›

Gender Disparity in the Massachusetts State Legislature

By May 18, 2018

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In 2008, following her failed bid for the Democratic Presidential nomination, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton lamented her loss: “We weren’t able to shatter… Read More ›

Scott Pruitt: EPA Director’s Conduct Makes Strong Case for his Exit

By May 18, 2018

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During President Donald Trump’s campaign, he often repeated his promise to “Drain the Swamp.” It meant a pledge to, as he put it, “make our… Read More ›

Trump and the Military: Let Selfless (Transgender) Patriots Serve

By October 20, 2017

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After a turbulent first six months in office, President Donald Trump stirred up controversy once more by ordering the Pentagon to ban transgender individuals from… Read More ›

White House Resignations: Numerous departures reveal the tumult inside Trump’s administration

By October 20, 2017

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In a span of less than eight months, President Trump’s administration has suffered a record-setting number of casualties with the departures of nine White House… Read More ›

Playing Politics: A Democratic Comeback

By October 20, 2017

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Since the 2016 election, Democrats have struggled to regain control of American politics. Today Republicans control all three branches of the federal government, along with… Read More ›

A Better Deal: Reviving the Democratic Party

By October 20, 2017

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Democrats have failed to rebrand themselves since their defeat in the 2016 elections. Perhaps their best efforts were the slogans proposed by the Democratic Congressional… Read More ›

John McCain’s Bipartisanship: Republican Senator demonstrates much needed political and moral grit

By October 20, 2017

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When politicians strive to win “for the sake of winning,” everyone loses. The Senate’s responsibility is to collaborate and compromise, producing functional and effective legislature.… Read More ›

Populism, its Rise, and a Requiem for the Status Quo

By September 3, 2017

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Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump have almost nothing in common except for two things. First, their place of origin: New York. Second, and more importantly:… Read More ›

Neil Gorsuch: A divisive Justice and a conflicted Senate

By September 3, 2017

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Neil Gorsuch is one of the most qualified Supreme Court Justices in American history, but he’s also a divisive choice for today’s political landscape. Gorsuch… Read More ›

Trump’s cabinet

By August 6, 2017

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It is common sense for the president of a country to nominate cabinet members who are qualified for their positions. However, this is exactly what… Read More ›