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2020 Election Already Underway

//PICTURED ABOVE: Former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke speaks to voters in Cleveland on March 18. O’Rourke announced his candidacy for president on March 14. Beto O’Rourke, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, Pete Buttigieg, Julian Castro,...

A Win(frey) for Oprah in 2020?

  On Jan. 7, Oprah Winfrey was awarded the Cecil B. Demille Award at the Golden Globe Awards for her “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.” After receiving this prestigious award, the entertainment...

Deal With It: Donald Trump’s Rise to the Presidency

Let’s face it. Donald John Trump is going to be our 45th president. He will be the most powerful man in the world for the next four years, whether we like it or not....

Trump Stuns Pundits, Becomes 45th President

After a 510 day-long campaign marred by political controversy and contentious rhetoric, political neophyte and Republican nominee Donald Trump has emerged the victor of the 2016 presidential election over Democrat Hillary Clinton. A Trump...

Current Events, Downsized: Why is China so mad?

On Jan. 16, Taiwan elected its first female president: Tsai Ing-wen, the leader of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party. With 56.1 percent of the vote, Tsai defeated the pro-China Kuomintang (KMT) candidate Eric Chu,...

The Making of a President: The House Select Committee on Benghazi

How Kevin McCarthy and Republicans failed in their attempts to ruin the Clinton campaign What do you call a partisan witch hunt that fails to such an extent that it actually promotes the one...