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Establishment reigns at Allegheny College

January 27, 2011

Every generation has an elite establishment. Past establishments have shunned entire groups of people not in line with their views. With hindsight, this system of elitism and denied access to power by past establishments seems...

Political Herd: Republican Columnist

November 4, 2010

The message came in loud and clear to both sides of the aisle. Winners from both parties were anti-Washington and anti-incumbency, candidates who proved that they too yearn for something different (notice I didn’t say change)...

BP’s new PR campaign avoids real problem

November 4, 2010

It’s not surprising to learn that the largest industry in the Gulf Coast is oil, earning $124 billion a year. The second-largest industry is tourism, constituting roughly 30 to 40 percent of the economy in the area and earning...

Voters should think before singing Pledge

October 7, 2010

The Republican’s recently–published “Pledge to America” is little more than vapid rhetoric.  It doesn’t provide viable solutions to America’s problems. It is great marketing; great marketing, though, doesn’t necessarily...

Dems and Republicans Debate the Issues

November 4, 2009

By JAMES D’AMATO ([email protected]) Although most people would consider the political season over, the issues are still burning hot at Allegheny College. Monday, the College Democrats and Republicans met in the Campus...

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