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Julián Castro: The San Antonio Dark Horse making a 2020 run

Julián Castro: The San Antonio Dark Horse making a 2020 run

Katherine Scott, Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Profiles, Showcase

With a solid foundation of Democratic ideals, experience in both local and federal government, and a passionate base of Texans and Hispanic voters, it’s surprising Castro hasn’t gained more national media attention.

Is this the end of Rob Gronkowski?

Is this the end of Rob Gronkowski?

Matthew DiPesa, Assistant News Editor

February 3, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

New England’s fans must appreciate the greatness of Rob Gronkowski before it’s too late.

Why Matthew Whitaker is harmful to America

Why Matthew Whitaker is harmful to America

Katie Scott, Writer

January 23, 2019


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

The fact that President Trump would appoint such an adamant opponent of Mueller’s investigation shows he will do whatever it takes to save his presidency.

The controversy behind John Chau and the Sentinelese people

The controversy behind John Chau and the Sentinelese people

Nicholas Ponzio, Writer

December 26, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

The difficulty of retrieving Chau's body and allowing his death to go unpunished has sparked outrage across the United States.

Kanye West’s failed attempt to “Make America Great Again”

Kanye West’s failed attempt to “Make America Great Again”

Olivia Amato, Contributor

December 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Now that the rapper has recused himself from politics, students weigh in on his influence

6ix9ine, SoundCloud rap and the destruction of a platform

6ix9ine, SoundCloud rap and the destruction of a platform

Trevor Wilson, Writer

December 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Music, Opinion, Showcase

SoundCloud rap, in its own right, has grown into a subgenre, but only at the cost of stripping away any originality from what was once a great platform.

Is Kamala Harris the new face of the Democratic party?

Is Kamala Harris the new face of the Democratic party?

Nicholas Ponzio, Writer

November 28, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase, Uncategorized

Kamala Harris has established herself as the new face of the Democratic party because of her progressive legislation and immense popularity.

Why women in Congress matter

Why women in Congress matter

Amelia Marceau, Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

A record number of women were elected to Congress last week, making the 116th Congress one of the most diverse in American history.

UMass Democrats host Sen. Elizabeth Warren, gubernatorial candidate Jay Gonzalez

UMass Democrats host Sen. Elizabeth Warren, gubernatorial candidate Jay Gonzalez

Katherine Scott, Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Elizabeth Warren and Jay Gonzalez discuss their policies and the upcoming election.

How the 2018 midterm elections could affect you

How the 2018 midterm elections could affect you

Nicholas Ponzio, Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Current Affairs, Opinion, Politics, Showcase

Here's what could happen, depending on who wins in the House and Senate.

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