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The Problem with Voting by Mail Continued: An Election in Peril

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September 14, 2020

In March, right before the pandemic shattered our worlds, I wrote an article on the fatal flaws of voting by mail.  Now, as we just passed the 60-day countdown to election day, states are starting to...

The Problem with Voting by Mail and Absentee

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March 16, 2020

I have waited eight years to vote, it was the night of Obama’s reelection. I was at an election party in California that was set up by a friend of mine who was running for city council and I was there,...

Was the Senate Trial Fair?

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An Update on President Trump's Trail
February 18, 2020

On Wednesday, February 5th, after two weeks and six days of endless rhetoric and debate, the United States Senate acquitted President Donald Trump of two articles of impeachment ratified by the House of...

Decolonize This Place

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A Grassroots Movement in New York City
February 18, 2020

On January 31st, 2020 around 500 protestors gathered in Grand Central Terminal to protest recent increases in hiring for the MTA Police; an action which is part of a larger effort by the governor to crack...

Kamala Harris Drops Out of the Election

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A Conversation Started from Harris' Dropout
December 16, 2019

Kamala Harris, the Democratic senator from California has announced that she will be leaving the race for the Democratic Party’s presidential nomination. Harris, one of two black women serving in the...

BREXIT MAY POSE CONSEQUENCES FOR THE U.S.

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November 2, 2019

On June 23rd, 2016, Britain voted 17 to 15 million to vacate the European Union and become their own entity and on March 29th, 2017, then UK Prime Minister,  Theresa May, submitted notice to the EU that...

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