DNC Rigs Debates for Clinton Victory

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) under chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz has decided to hold a total of six primary debates, compared to the Republican’s eleven. The DNC sponsored just as few in 2008, but in previous years the majority of debates were unsanctioned events (sponsored by an organization other than the DNC), which in 2008, together…


When Piyush Met Bobby

Piyush Jindal is every South Asian immigrant parent’s dream. After graduating from Brown University at the age of twenty, he was not only accepted to Harvard Medical School, but also to Yale Law School. He ended up studying at Oxford as a Rhodes scholar and later went on to become the governor of Louisiana. His…

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Politician Isn’t A Bad Word

It’s sad that it’s come to this. The 2016 presidential election is still over a year away, but the candidates vying for the nomination of each major party have gone through what has been anything but a typical primary process. It’s the election year of the anti-politician. This phenomenon is restricted to the Republican side,…


Two Candidates Sell Themselves

After the second GOP debate, a familiar, hairpiece-topped face led the newest CNN poll. Behind blustery billionaire Donald Trump, however, Carly Fiorina (the former CEO of Hewlett Packard) managed to climb into second place. Fourteen months from the election, no poll offers more than a quick glance at the feelings of voters. However, those voters…

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Sanctuary Cities

The left is currently in an uproar over the case of Kim Davis, a Kentucky clerk who refused to issue a marriage license to a gay couple as an act of civil disobedience. Critics have rightly pointed out that as an employee of the government, Davis has no right to deny licenses based on her…


“True” Singaporeans

There is no one “true” Singaporean, just as there is no one “true” American, but the changing face of the Chinese-majority city-state came under intense scrutiny in the General Elections held on September 11. The ruling People’s Action Party (PAP), espousing mostly conservative social and economic policies, sought to defend the supermajority of seats they…

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