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The Democratic and Republican National Conventions represent a new normal amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Courtesy of Twitter)

Democrats Outshine Republicans in Unconventional Conventions

September 9, 2020

On the heels of both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions, our nation’s divisions could not be more apparent.

Though we live in a time of extremely heightened political polarization, both parties have more in common than they think. (Courtesy of Flickr)

It’s More Than Parties, It’s Politics

October 30, 2019

The central paradox here is that while Democrats and Republicans have apparently become even stauncher in their political stances over the years, in many ways they still share vital and unsavory traits that allow them both to be categorized under the umbrella of “establishment politics.

#WalkAway founder, Brandon Straka aims to increase awareness, but devout Democrats should not be worried. (Courtesy of Facebook)

The #Walkaway Movement Won’t Gain Much Ground

November 7, 2018

This is called the #WalkAway movement, a group of Democrats who are switching over to the Republican Party due to an alleged shift toward socialism on the part of the Democratic Party.

Fordham University College Republicans may determine an endorsement for this year's presidential election. (Courtesy of Fordham College Republicans)

College Republicans Split Over Trump Nomination

September 22, 2016

By Ben St. Clair Like voters across the country, Fordham’s College Republicans are torn. In March, an email from then President Sebastian Albrecht, FCRH ’17, to current and prospective club members ...

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The Negative Outcomes of Trump’s Candidacy

September 9, 2015

By Joe Moresky The archetype of the political outsider has always held considerable allure in the eyes of the American public. This is how Donald Trump aims to define himself: a successful businessman who put...

The majority of Planned Parenthood’s services include STD treatment and contraception. (Graphic by Rory Masterson. Statistics from 2009.)

Planned Parenthood Misunderstood by Republicans

February 15, 2012

By CANTON WINER ASSISTANT OPINIONS EDITOR Susan G. Komen's decision to discontinue its funding of Planned Parenthood on Jan. 31 resulted in a national uproar, leaving the breast cancer foundation struggling...

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Republicans Complicate Processes of Student Voting

February 1, 2012

By CANTON WINER ASSISTANT OPINIONS EDITOR Thousands of college students will attempt to register to vote in the coming months only to be turned away. Students who have an out-of-state driver's license,...

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