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Pre-emptive Attack, Reprisal Raid, or Peaceful Resolution?

by Shizuka Kuramitsu

The U.S. president Donald Trump mentioned DPRK in his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly on September 19th[1]. Is it feasible to “totally destroy North Korea” as exactly he stated? Of course, …

A Week of Late Nights for White House Staff

By: Spencer Whyte, Jesse Wynn, Kolby Thompson, and Theo McKinnon

While things are normally hectic at the White House, this week has been a particular struggle with public leaks on defaming issues.

White House officials have had to deal with …

Presidential Report: Trump and the Rescinding of DACA

by Emory Bandurka, Michael Yakim, Aaron Merriman, and Shannon Dillon

Though the Donald Trump administration is still in its first year, the media cycle that surrounds the president is unceasing – it seems almost every morning is a new headline …

Back to the fossil age or forward to renewables? Heated differences regarding climate change in party platforms

By Dr. Lori Kumler

On Tuesday (8/30) I had the pleasure of attending a panel made up of our students who attended the party conventions this summer.  The presentation touched on many aspects of their experience: behind the scenes events, …