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Our Disturbed World: Pilot

Our Disturbed World: Pilot

Ayman Mirkhan

October 24, 2019

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Trump, Twitter, and Jack Dorsey

Trump, Twitter, and Jack Dorsey

Austin Stadie

May 6, 2019

The last week or so have been relatively rough for President Trump’s follower count, following the removal of over 5,000 bot accounts. These pro-Trump accounts were found to be retweeting false information on the recently released Mueller report. The removal of these accounts prompted an inc...

Senate Passes Resolution Overturning Trump’s Border Emergency

Senate Passes Resolution Overturning Trump’s Border Emergency

Austin Stadie

March 18, 2019

On Feb. 15, President Donald Trump declared a national emergency on the United States’ southern border. This declaration gave him the funds necessary to begin building his wall, but it was immediately met with over a dozen states filing lawsuits against him, which paused any further action regarding it...

Bernie Sanders Announces Bid for 2020 Presidential Election

Bernie Sanders Announces Bid for 2020 Presidential Election

Austin Stadie

February 23, 2019

Even with Election Day well over a year away, nearly a dozen Democrats, including the likes of Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, and Cory Booker, have already declared for the party’s primary. Bernie Sanders, one of America’s most popular, and well-recognized politicians announced in an early morning e...

Tea Time Blog: The Brexit Frenzy and the Future of Great Britain

Tea Time Blog: The Brexit Frenzy and the Future of Great Britain

Ayman Mirkhan

February 5, 2019

Welcome to Tea Time. For this time around, we’ve decided to take a new approach to the series and start a blog. Today, we will be talking about everyone’s favorite subject: Politics. More specifically, English Parliament and their recent actions in the fight over Brexit. Brexit is the short term used to describe th...

What Is Up With Climate Change Denial?

What Is Up With Climate Change Denial?

February 1, 2019

The Midwest is experiencing temperatures as cold as -60 degrees Fahrenheit, and those who are not very educated on climate change will scream, “Look, it’s freezing, how could global warming be a thing!” To anyone who has done even a little bit of reading on the subject this is so incredibly dumb that...

Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison

Ex-Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison

Austin Stadie

December 13, 2018

On Dec. 12, President Trump’s former attorney, Michael Cohen, was sentenced to three years in prison. Cohen pleaded guilty to a number of charges including lying to congress, tax evasion, and campaign finance violations. He will be reporting to prison on March 6, while also paying over $1.4 million i...

United States Midterm Elections: Winners and Losers

United States Midterm Elections: Winners and Losers

Austin Stadie

November 9, 2018

Election Day 2018 went more or less as expected, Democrats gained control of the House, while Republicans maintained, and even strengthened, their majority in the Senate. Divided control of Capitol Hill will surely lead to increased gridlock and fighting over the next two years, but those who have b...

Federal Judge Blocks Ending of TPS

Federal Judge Blocks Ending of TPS

Austin Stadie

October 12, 2018

On Oct. 3, U.S. District Judge Edward Chen paused the Trump administration’s plan to remove temporary protected status for over 200,000  immigrants from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua, and Sudan in the case Ramos v. Nielsen. The injunction maintained that the government must uphold TPS along with i...

Michael Cohen: Trapped in the Eye of the Storm(y)

Michael Cohen: Trapped in the Eye of the Storm(y)

Madison Barr

April 23, 2018

In the era of Trump, it is hard to think of someone in his administration who has not been fired or charged with federal offenses. The most recent Trump affiliate under fire is Michael Cohen. Cohen is an attorney who works personally for Trump, but prior to his appointment, he worked as the Executive...

Chris Liddell takes on Trump’s White House, again

Chris Liddell takes on Trump’s White House, again

Madison Barr

March 22, 2018

On March 19, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly appointed Chris Liddell of New Zealand to be his Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Coordination. Liddell has previously worked as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of General Motors, Microsoft, and The International Paper company. After being awarded...

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe fired

Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe fired

Austin Stadie

March 18, 2018

On Jan. 28, Andrew McCabe stepped away from his responsibilities as Deputy Director of the FBI. This was due to an internal probe that was responsible for reviewing the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton. McCabe planned on using his vacation time until he would be eligible for full federal pensi...

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