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Trump retweets violent videos from The Netherlands

Trump retweets violent videos from The Netherlands

John Braziel, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


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On Wednesday, November 29, President Donald Trump retweeted an anti-Muslim video that showed a migrant in Europe beating a boy with crutches, the suspect was said to have no religious beliefs.The video being recorded was set in the Netherlands as more people had been thrown off the top roof and beaten to ...

President Trump interrupts ceremony to insult Senator Warren

President Trump interrupts ceremony to insult Senator Warren

Carlos Gonzaga and Alejandro Rangel

December 5, 2017


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On November, 28th during a ceremony honoring Navajo code talkers from  World War  II President Trump referenced his nickname for Senator Elizabeth Warren, whom he calls Pocahontas. Trump changed the mood of the event by drastically after making the comment that many deemed racist. Trump began refe...

FLOTUS rallies against bullying

FLOTUS rallies against bullying

Kelly Dwyer, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


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Melania Trump, wife of President Trump, spoke out against bullying at a U.N luncheon on Wednesday. Her main focus was leadership. She talked about adults setting a good example for the next generation and how parents must put their focus on the content children are exposed to on a daily basis, especially...

Penny Nance is a possible future Trump appointee

Penny Nance is a possible future Trump appointee

Jillian Ginty and Victoria Tran

November 14, 2017


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Christian activist and President and CEO of Concerned Women of America (CWA) Penny Young Nance has been expected to be nominated as Trump’s ambassador for global women’s issues, which has sparked quite a bit of controversy. Nance’s opinions on various issues regarding women’s equality have not bee...

President Trump visits Puerto Rico

President Trump visits Puerto Rico

Zachary Crosswait, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


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President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump visited Puerto Rico this Tuesday, October 3, to get a first hand look at the devastation from Hurricane Maria and to meet with government officials. President Trump spoke on the catastrophe in front of top Puerto Rican officials. President Trump st...

President Trump addresses the UN General Assembly

President Trump addresses the UN General Assembly

Elliott Dupont, Staff Writer

September 28, 2017


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On September 18 at the United Nations (UN) headquarters in New York, President Donald J. Trump once again made history with his first address to the UN General Assembly. Trump’s “America First” doctrine promoting speech caused a stir in various political parties and nations; primarily that of Nor...

President Trump has earned a D.

President Trump has earned a D.

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

May 8, 2017


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On Saturday, April 26, President Trump will have been in Office for one-hundred days. The “first one-hundred days” milestone was first marked by the legislative agenda of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. While Roosevelt’s conceptualization of the milestone was in reference to the “first on...

The Supreme Court nomination process intensifies

The Supreme Court nomination process intensifies

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

April 17, 2017


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In January of 2017, President Donald Trump announced his Supreme Court nominee, Judge Neil Gorsuch of the Tenth Circuit Appeals Court in Denver, Colorado to claim the vacant position left on the Court by the death of former Judge Antonin Scalia.   Gorsuch was born into a political family from Denver Colorado, a...

Rachel Maddow releases Trump tax returns

Rachel Maddow releases Trump tax returns

Jared Rhodes, Editor

March 27, 2017


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On March 14, 2017 at 7:36pm Rachel Maddow, host of, The Rachel Maddow Show on MSNBC tweeted out “@Maddow - BREAKING: We've got Trump tax returns. Tonight, 9pm ET. MSNBC (Seriously)”. According to Forbes.com, Maddow’s tweet was retweeted over 85,000 times, it was the trending topic on twitter before ...

Controversial new healthcare bill faces challenges in Congress

Controversial new healthcare bill faces challenges in Congress

Christian Nanadoum, Staff Writer

March 27, 2017


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The Republican majorities in both houses of the 115th Congress were recently drafting a replacement of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), the American Health Care Act (AHCA). The House scheduled an official vote on the passage of the AHCA on Thursday, March 23, 2017.   The  PPA...

Women’s Marches largest ever recorded

Women’s Marches largest ever recorded

Jillian Ginty, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017


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On January 21st, 2017, more than one million people rallied at Women’s Marches in the United States and around the world. Not even 24 hours after Donald Trump was inaugurated, over half a million people showed up in Washington D.C. alone to peacefully protest for women’s rights. As this was...

Betsy DeVos confirmed as Education Secretary

Betsy DeVos confirmed as Education Secretary

Jared Rhodes, Editor

February 17, 2017


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On February 7, The U.S Senate confirmed that school choice activist, Betsy DeVos, will be the next secretary of Education, with the vote of Vice President  Michael Pence breaking a 50-50 tie, the closest vote for a cabinet member in history.        The Senate historian, Betty K. Koed, says, tha...

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