Politics

Don’t Mourn, Organize!

I’ve been having a hard time this week knowing that this inauguration was inevitable, shifting between bouts of anger, despair and numbness at this election.

Liberals Can’t Neglect Rural Americans and Win

I am going to argue for something controversial: liberal America shares equal blame with conservative America for the ascendance of Donald Trump.

Vote Local, Not Just Every Four Years

After you finish reading this sentence, raise a finger for every one of your local representatives whom you can name without using Google, including your state, county and city.

Democrats Must Move Left or Die

In the early hours of Nov. 9, Donald J. Trump was declared the winner of the 2016 presidential election. This was a result completely unexpected by most of the media and the Democratic Party.

On the Issues: Final Thoughts

As the election season winds to a close, the time has come to judge each candidate based on their record, temperment, and positions in total. In this column, we deliver our final verdicts.

On the Issues 2016: Social Services

Each candidate has vastly different ideas when it comes to various social programs in the U.S.

On the Issues: Immigration

Immigration policies affect the past and future identity of the nation and has been a highly referenced topic this campaign cycle.

Assessing the Human Cost of Drone Strikes

The expansion of the U.S. military's drone program has led to the loss of too many innocent lives.

Britain Must Go Through With the “Brexit”

Britain will vote by way of a national referendum either to remain a member state of the European Union or to leave it.

The Panama Papers Prove Change is Necessary

It is so simple for businesses to circumvent our tax laws that they do not need to jump through as many hoops ... If Americans wish to get around tax laws, they can look to places like Delaware and Nevada.