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Op-Ed: Is the United States Truly Exceptional?

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Kolja Westhues

May 18, 2020

From aiding foreign coups to ineffective healthcare, the country is not all it's cracked up to be.

Op-Ed: My Concerns with Biden’s Candidacy

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Kolja Westhues

March 12, 2020

A few days after Super Tuesday, Joe Biden is leading in the 2020 Democratic Party presidential primaries. As a supporter of Bernie Sanders, I am disappointed in this turn of events, as Sanders seemed to have a significant lead until recently.

Head-to-Head: Student Politics

Head-to-Head: Student Politics

Karly Hamilton and Kolja Westhues

March 2, 2020

Two students debate the upcoming Democratic presidential primaries.

Op-Ed: The Democratic Path to the White House

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George Purdy

March 1, 2020

Although the current outlook for Democrats is pretty grim, they still have one promising path to reach the White House.

Op-Ed: Virginian Politicians Must Resign

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Miles Munkacy

March 1, 2019

Revelations call into question the sincerity of Ralph Northam’s convictions.