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Personal Attacks Dumb Down Political Discourse

Personal Attacks Dumb Down Political Discourse

By Veronica Liow, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Young voters, disenchanted with the state of politics, are choosing to pass when it’s their turn and then have the audacity to wonder why they are still discontented with the political game.

Alvarez Defeat Shows Millennial Activism is Alive and Well

Alvarez Defeat Shows Millennial Activism is Alive and Well

By Matthew Perry, Contributing Writer

March 31, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Young people, especially young people of color, are turning their political visions into reality in profound ways across the nation. Their advocacy is not constrained solely to social media and protesting chalked messages — it directly yields tangible political change.

Sunday voting could increase voter turnout

Sunday voting could increase voter turnout

By Zarif Adnan

October 28, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Moving Election Day to Sunday could bring new voters that could not vote in the middle of the workweek.