The Pivotal Role of Young Voters in the 2020 Election
Historically, younger citizens have been less likely to vote in elections. However, younger voters are the individuals who are most affected by policies implemented by elected officials, making their votes all the more meaningful. The opinions of younger individuals need to be heard by them taking advantage of their right to vote, especially in the […]
If You Are Unhappy With America, Joe Biden Is Just Good Enough
Introduction As the 2020 presidential election draws near, more and more issues are brought forth as significantly consequential by the November 3rd votes. Research shows that some of the most important issues being addressed this election include healthcare, national security, immigration, and race relations. Another significant item is the two Supreme Court seats which are up […]
Why The Supreme Court Is A Campaign Issue in 2020
The Renewed Focus In June 2020, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled on important issues such as LGBTQ+ discrimination in the workplace, the status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, and a Louisiana abortion law. Although the Supreme Court has a conservative majority, these divisive cases were successes for progressives. […]
How Progressive are Beto O’Rourke, Kamala Harris, and Cory Booker?
Frontrunners for 2020? CNN recently published an article ranking the Top 10 candidates for the 2020 Democratic nomination. Kamala Harris topped the list followed by Beto O’Rourke, Joe Biden, Cory Booker, and Elizabeth Warren. Unlike Biden and Warren, O’Rourke, Booker, and Harris have largely avoided scrutiny from the mainstream media, raising the question of where […]