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Political Focus: The LGBT community’s concerns about Trump

Melissa Deatsch, Political Columnist

November 15, 2016

On Election Day, the world was shaken by a Trump victory that perhaps no one other than Trump himself saw coming. The outcome has resulted in protests forming in cities all over the country. Some are peaceful, some are turning...

Political Focus: The state of the Supreme Court

Melissa Deatsch, Political Columnist

November 1, 2016

In light of Justice Clarence Thomas’ remarks at the Heritage Foundation last week, Political Focus will take a look at the effect this election will have on the U.S. Supreme Court. Thomas stated that Washington is “bro...

Final presidential debate breakdown

John Bozick, Social Media Editor

October 25, 2016

Tensions were high as Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton met for the final debate, which could very well decide the winner of the 2016 election. Taking place at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the debate was moderated by...

The Real Deal: Empty Seat, Arguing Chamber

Aditya Tiwari

February 15, 2016

If the flurry of the 2016 presidential election news has made you pay more attention to politics more than you usually would, then you’ve probably heard that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died on the 13th of February....

Grizzlies respond to new human rights

By: Anthony Spak

July 5, 2015

On Friday, June 26, 2015, our country’s ban on same-sex marriage was lifted by the Supreme Court in a 5-4 decision. 14 couples challenged bans in four states, Michigan being one, in our nation’s highest court and now same-sex...

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