The Biggest Threat to the U.S. is Us

BY: NICK SAWICKI, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

Great empires never last forever. Eventually, they succumb to a cascade of external pressures that target weakness already festering within the civilization. For the Romans, their rapid overexpansion and subsequent internal political disputes made it challenging Continue reading

What is Next Generation Politics?

What is Next Generation Politics?

BY: RYAN ADELL, NEXT GENERATION POLITICS CONTRIBUTOR

Our country is grappling with fiery partisanship, red-hot anger, and deep-rooted division. There’s no such thing as an overnight solution; there’s no magical sound bite; there’s no quick fix legislation; there’s no “ignorance Continue reading

Yik Yak: Why it Exists

Yik Yak: Why it Exists

By: Shaan Fye, Editor-in-Chief

Some younger Yik Yak users have compared the site to a “a virtual bathroom wall where users post vitriol and hate.” Others have called it an anonymous Twitter. This application, developed by Tyler Droll and Brooks Continue reading

Religious Freedom?

BY: ANAND TAYAL, CONTRIBUTOR

One of the many goals of the LGBT community is to reach full acceptance in today’s society.  Throughout American civil rights history almost every disadvantaged group whether women or African Americans have been granted equal Continue reading