Politics

Are We Still In?

Are We Still In?

Presidential declarations or policies can cause backlash within the country, as was the case when President Trump announced in June of 2017 that the United States was going to leave the Paris Climate Agreement. Initially, there was outrage among citizens and interests groups stating that […]

Viva La Revolución! Repairing the Relationship between the U.S. and Cuba

Viva La Revolución! Repairing the Relationship between the U.S. and Cuba

This past June, President Donald Trump announced that he desired to renew the economic restrictions previously lifted by the Obama Administration against the island nation of Cuba. Details are thin, but the administration plans to prevent American trade with businesses operated by the Cuban military, […]

Celebrity Presidents and the Changing Political Landscape

Celebrity Presidents and the Changing Political Landscape

The presence of celebrities in American politics is quickly moving from an infrequent novelty to a commonplace occurrence. After a passionate speech at the Golden Globes during her acceptance of the Cecil B. DeMille award for career achievement, Oprah Winfrey has become the latest in […]

Weekend at Mitch’s

Weekend at Mitch’s

On January 20, 2018 at 12:01 AM, the US Federal Government, like an overwhelmed college student during finals week, missed its biggest deadline. Congress failed to pass another emergency funding measure that would extend Congress’ deadline to secure a bipartisan spending bill. As a result, […]

The Economic Impact of Brexit

The Economic Impact of Brexit

Even those who are the most oblivious to the current events of the world have heard of the word “Brexit”- a term used to describe the United Kingdom’s referendum to leave the European Union in June 2016. This referendum, which resulted in a slight majority […]

Looking Forward to the Midterm Elections

Looking Forward to the Midterm Elections

The coming year brings a great many things on the horizon: one of these being the midterm election. Two years after every presidential election the political mood of the country is tested by this election. It is a chance for the public to express how […]

The Free Market of Global Education

The Free Market of Global Education

Over the past few decades, America’s education system has drifted into the realm of obscurity and has caused the country to miss out on a great deal of intellectual progress. Although our country’s private schools are still regarded as the best in the world, our […]

Strengthening the NATO-EU Strategic Partnership

Strengthening the NATO-EU Strategic Partnership

Europe will not be made all at once, or according to a single plan. It will be built through concrete achievements which first create a de facto solidarity. —Robert Schuman If you know nothing else about European politics, you’re likely at least familiar the existence […]

Iran Deal or No Deal

Iran Deal or No Deal

What’s the deal with the Iran Deal? Political analyst Anna Yurkova breaks it down.

There’s More to a Political Science Degree than You Might Think

There’s More to a Political Science Degree than You Might Think

Graduating with a Political Science degree? Employers want you.