Category Archives: Politics

Debunking Planned Parenthood

“Planned Parenthood is so much more than just abortions, and Republicans hate women because they want to defund it.” – Every college student on my Facebook newsfeed I have noticed three ways that people try to justify the above statement, so let’s evaluate each of them. Only “three percent of Planned Parenthood’s health services are abortion services.” If you count

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When Political Preferences Trump Moral Decency

A recent Variety interview with actress and comedian Chelsea Handler points to some of the larger problems with mainstream leftism. While the short interview was laced with rude and crude remarks about President Trump, the one that has generated the most buzz is Handler’s comment about First Lady Melania Trump’s accent. Asked if she would have the First Lady as

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Guide to Down Ballot Races

Pennsylvania Races: U.S. Senate Winner: Pat Toomey (R) In a Senate race that was moving in Democratic challenger Katie McGinty’s favor, incumbent Pat Toomey (R) won by over 1.5%. This can largely be attributed to Donald Trump’s surprise victory in the Keystone State through huge margins in rural counties. Toomey’s reelection helped Republicans retain control of the U.S. Senate. PA

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Evan McMullin: Option for #NeverTrump?

“So these are three major issues that the country faces: security, jobs, and government reform, and I think I am very well, uh, suited – certainly far better suited than the two major party candidates – to deliver that.” — Evan McMullin, independent presidential candidate, August 11th interview on The Glenn Beck Show. When Evan McMullin came to Penn this February

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Ted Cruz’s New York State of Mind

With its April 19 Republican primary approaching, eyes (and campaign trails) are beginning to turn to New York, where candidates hope to win a portion of the 95 delegates up for grabs. Naturally, alongside the countless photos of John Kasich stuffing his face in the Bronx, Ted Cruz rolling matzo with Jewish children in Brooklyn, and Donald Trump’s self-named skyscraper

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