Politicon: Trump’s Republican Challengers

Politicon: Trump’s Republican Challengers

With so much attention being given to the large field of candidates vying for the Democratic party’s 2020 presidential nomination, little has been reserved for those challenging President Donald Trump from within his own party. In an attempt to open up this discussion, all of the challengers sat together this...

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Ranked-Choice Voting: American Voting System of the Future?

Ranked-Choice Voting: American Voting System of the Future?

When Americans prefer to write-in candidates such as Neil deGrasse Tyson, Ken Bone, and Mickey Mouse on their ballots, their message is clear: United States elections are far from perfect. To potentially resolve some of these issues, areas across the country are proposing an election reform plan of ranked-choice voting....

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Belmont University to Host the Final 2020 General Election Debate

Belmont University to Host the Final 2020 General Election Debate

On October 11, the Commission on Presidential Debates announced that Belmont University will be hosting the third and final presidential debate for the 2020 election. The debate will take place on October 22, just 10 days before the general election, between President Donald Trump and the Democratic Party nominee. The...

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Op-Ed: Klobuchar’s Nashville Event Shows Campaign’s Intersectionality Issues

Op-Ed: Klobuchar’s Nashville Event Shows Campaign’s Intersectionality Issues

Amy Klobuchar, the first female Senator from Minnesota and candidate to be the first female President of the United States, made an appearance at Edley’s BBQ in East Nashville this Wednesday. Despite having been recently ranked by Vanderbilt’s Professor Alan Wiseman as the most effective Democratic Senator, Klobuchar’s national spotlight...

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Op-Ed: Why you Should Consider Forgiving Kamala Harris

Op-Ed: Why you Should Consider Forgiving Kamala Harris

Since Kamala Harris’ presidential campaign announcement in January, there’s been a lot of info floating around about her record as the Attorney General of California. To start, there are some “facts” floating around need clarification. In particular, the most popular critique of Harris is that she allegedly argued that inmates...

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America, Don’t Expect Much Until 2020

America, Don’t Expect Much Until 2020

Since the inauguration of the 45th president, there has been nothing but dysfunction and ensuing controversy in Washington, D.C. Not much hope remains for our federal government until the elections of 2020 come around. We needn’t repeat all the flagrant abuses of power that Donald J. Trump has committed since...

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How Kanye West Can Win in 2020

How Kanye West Can Win in 2020

And yes, as you probably could’ve guessed by this moment, this article is about how Kanye West could become president in 2020.  For those who don’t know, Kanye, a rapper equally famous for his raps as for his public outbursts, has announced his candidacy for 2020.  Call it a publicity stunt...

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