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Attorney addresses students on Trump’s executive order

Chris Brindle, Junior News Editor

February 9

Filed under News

Attorney Lawrence Lebowitz, the chair of the immigration group at Cohen & Grigsby, a Pittsburgh law firm, came to Allegheny College on Tuesday, Feb. 7, to meet with students, staff and faculty about the implications of Pres...

Super Bowl goes Gaga

Shea Beaumont, Opinion Editor

February 9

Filed under Opinion

Despite the hype around Super Bowl LI’s sacred political commercials, I decided to remain tuned in for the extra entertainment of the halftime show. Although I was intrigued by a few commercials, I was absolutely blown away by t...

College holds discussion on executive orders

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

February 2

Filed under News

Allegheny College students, faculty and administrators gathered in the Pelletier Collaboratory at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1, to discuss implications of President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders on immigration and the co...

Populism led to Donald Trump’s presidential victory

Alex Weidenhof, News Editor

February 2

Filed under Opinion

President Donald Trump was elected by running on a campaign of populism—that is, promising to empower middle America. Yet, despite some significant accomplishments of populists, it is necessary to remember the long—and so...

HBO’s ‘The Young Pope’ is Trump-era TV that is worth the watch

Brad Baronner, Contributing Writer

January 26

Filed under Features

Jude Law stars as Pope Pius XIII in HBO’s new limited series “The Young Pope,” which challenges notions of conventionalism and questions social and religious morality. The opening sequence of the series shows Pope Pius XII...

Campus activists plan for future

Joseph Tingley, News Editor

December 8

Filed under News

Approximately 20 students gathered in Quigley Hall Auditorium on Tuesday, Dec. 6, to voice ideas for prospective action that could be taken against what they believe is hate-inspired rhetoric of Donald Trump. The event was m...

System of Electoral College unlikely to change

Shea Beaumont, Opinion Editor

December 8

Filed under Opinion

For the fourth time in American history, the Electoral College has outweighed the popular vote. But what does that mean for our country? President-elect Donald Trump lost to Hillary Clinton in the popular vote, but took the advantage in the E...

Stein calls for recount in three crucial swing states

Shea Beaumont, Opinion Editor

December 1

Filed under Opinion

Just when you thought the commotion around the 2016 election was dead and gone, a proposal surrounding election integrity has come up. Questions of potential voter fraud have arisen throughout the country, and former Green Party Candi...

We deserved Donald Trump’s victory in 2016 election

Jack Goodman, Web Manager

November 18

Filed under Opinion

I spent just under five hours watching the election results roll in last Tuesday night, Nov. 8, 2016. As the night began, I was under the impression that Hillary Clinton had a secure chance at winning the election. This was ...

Moving forward with America’s choice

Travis Newton, Contributing Writer

November 10

Filed under Opinion

The American people have spoken—the winner of this year’s presidential race is Donald J. Trump. The 2016 presidential race has proven to be one of the most controversial runnings ever. It has been 596 days since the race fo...

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