Ted Cruz’s Reagan Moment

For coverage of more of Wednesday’s festivities at the Republican National Convention, check out Joel Dominguez’s excellent article. The Internet is abuzz with the controversy: Sen. Ted Cruz, businessman Donald Trump’s strongest competitor for the Republican nomination for president of the United States, came to the convention and gave a…

Read More

The Notorious RBG’s Unnecessary Apology

Last week, Ruth Bader Ginsburg said in an interview that Donald Trump “lacks consistency” and is “a faker.” I believe the uproar that ensued was to be expected. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell stated that Justice Ginsburg’s comments were “totally inappropriate” and House Speaker Paul Ryan said that Ginsburg’s comments…

Read More

The Circus is Coming to Cleveland

Every four years, Republicans and Democrats gather their loyalists for a pep rally as they crown two people who will try to convince you to vote for them the following November. While an important part of the representative government we enjoy in America, it doesn’t usually make for great television.…

Read More

ISIS: Looking Beyond Rhetoric for Solutions

https://www.flickr.com/photos/kazvorpal/3885718314/in/photolist-6VnjFm-7srerb-7C9qPh-a7QfRh-QqGgs-7C9vuu-59mW6M-3Qc62D-39j5L-5HkV35-39gmZ-nPZVE-Wigc-Lq5Mf-TjteR-BGSsR-5JdyrX-6VnjMA-39fUF-cnxR5C-5DTy5Y-6gQQA-5NaPoM-9dJSc-6dGoHR-7zQTpF-ar7a9g-ar9Rj1-4kV6Wj-pTbUzA-hyCqL-66Kvep-cdoVxs-aAAKx2-89CfZY-5kBxPi-oYyap8-59mW6c-59mW5i-mfBhZw-pV7HTg-pVhp2x-ECmtdF-4EidB8-4EnvnQ-5NaPFx-84XUz-6eoqMF-4emiPw-FtLi3

Between April of 2013 and July of this year, more than 60 attacks, resulting in an estimated 2,800 deaths, have been credited of  the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Among the nations afflicted by the caliphate are Bangladesh, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Egypt, Libya, Denmark, Belgium, France, Turkey, Kazakhstan…

Read More

Hillary’s First Test of Leadership

The 2016 election may be the most significant election in recent years. For the past few decades, the public’s ideology has remained stable but polarization has frustrated the public significantly. In this election, there is an unadulterated choice between a Democratic Party moving to President Obama’s left and a Republican…

Read More