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Donald Trump’s Chilling Effect on Foreign Policy

Donald Trump’s Chilling Effect on Foreign Policy

BY HELEN LI Those who have attended Donald Trump’s campaign rallies or listened to him during television debates and interviews know that the Republican presidential candidate (and current frontrunner) has repeatedly vowed to build a wall between the United States and Mexico.   Trump outlines this immigration policy on his campaign website; he argues that Mexican leaders have taken advantage […]

by · March 30, 2016 · 0 comments · Controversial Issue
Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) Hillary Clinton and Martin O'Malley walk on the stage at the end of a presidential debate sponsored by CNN and Facebook at Wynn Las Vegas on October 13, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

International Perspectives on First U.S. Democratic Presidential Debate

BY EMMA LAPIN AND NATE YOUNG Over 15 million Americans tuned in to the 2016 Democratic presidential debate on October 13th. While Americans may have strong opinions about each candidate’s platforms, most view the debates from a solely American point of view. Viewers tend to lose sight of international discussions about the candidates that may well be interconnected with domestic […]

by · October 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Immigration Policy as a State Issue?

Immigration Policy as a State Issue?

BY LAINEY SCHMIDT Immigration policy is a controversial topic for all nations.  In the United States, it is especially heated because of the added competition between federal rights and states’ rights.  Though all immigration laws are supposed to be handled through the federal government, a problem arises when states do not feel that the job is being done adequately. This was […]