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The US government shutdown shows Trump’s incompetence

In 2013, Donald Trump indirectly tweeted then-president Obama, saying “a shutdown falls on the president’s lack of leadership. He can’t even control his party and get people together in a room. A shutdown means the president is weak.” Oh, the irony. The US government has been shutdown since mid-December; now making it the longest shutdown in US history. And as […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Opinion ·
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Trump’s proposal to end birthright citizenship is unconstitutional

America’s fourteenth constitutional amendment reads: “all persons born or naturalized in the United States, are citizens of the United States.” This means that birthright citizenship is granted to any person born in the United States, regardless of their parentage. It extends to children of both documented and undocumented immigrants who now reside in the United States. The idea of birthright […]

by Alyssa Di Sabatino· · Opinion ·
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Carol Burnett’s performance at Centre in the Square

On Sept. 25, the legendary female comedian, actress, singer and writer, Carol Burnett, graced the stage at Centre in the Square for “an evening of laughter and reflection where the audience asks questions.”  At 85 year-old, the unfailingly eloquent comic has had a career spanning over five decades on television, delivering her individual and beloved style of comedy primarily through […]

by Emily Waitson· · Arts and Life ·
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Caring about family separations at the border and what happens to them next

The evolving events and information that have been the focus of countless news outlets regarding the separation of parents and their children at the U.S.-Mexico border have revealed polarizing and unsettling sides to opinionated people all over the internet — from average nobodies to notable names in power. Sifting through directionless tweets from the president, continuous news updates from endless […]

by Emily Waitson· · Opinion ·