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Obama’s final words to America

Obama’s final words to America

Gerardo Amezquita, Contributor

January 24, 2017


Filed under Politics

Former President Barack Obama delivered his final farewell speech on Jan. 10, to thousands of his long-time supporters in his hometown of Chicago where he offered continued optimism and several warnings that threaten our current state of democracy. In his speech, Obama defended the actions of his eight year admi...

The Inauguration of President Donald J. Trump

Kyle Frizol, Intern

January 24, 2017


Filed under Politics, Showcase

In his inauguration speech on Friday, January 20, the 45th President of United States, Donald J. Trump directly addressed the country of his plans and commitment for the future of America. On the National Mall, with the now first lady, and Supreme Court Justice John Roberts, President Trump was sworn...

The People, United, Again

The People, United, Again

Ricky Rodas, Managing Editor

January 24, 2017


Filed under Politics

Donald Trump was sworn in as president on Friday, January 20th in Washington, DC, much to the excitement of his followers who watched him revel in their highly contested victory. Across the country, however, thousands gathered for another reason: “United Against Hate,” as the protesters called it. In...

First Day in Trump’s Presidency

Kyle Frizol, Intern

January 24, 2017


Filed under Politics

Opening his first full day as President, Donald Trump has already jumped ahead into his plans for the country. Yesterday morning, the president has backed the U.S. out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), signed a law forbidding federal tax dollars from being spent on international abortions, and...

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