Tag: Politics

45th POTUS: Donald J. Trump Promises To ‘Put America First’
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45th POTUS: Donald J. Trump Promises To ‘Put America First’

By Dawn Richard, Layout Editor Posted 8:40 PM EST, Sun., Jan. 29, 2017 Donald J. Trump became the 45th President of the United States during his presidential inauguration on Friday, Jan. 20, where he promised to put “America first” from that day forward. After having coffee with former President Barack Obama at the White House Friday morning, Trump…

Howard Students Arrested While Protesting Senator Sessions’ AG Confirmation Hearing
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Howard Students Arrested While Protesting Senator Sessions’ AG Confirmation Hearing

By Paul Holston, Editor-in-Chief Posted 3:30 PM EST, Tues., Jan. 10, 2017 Updated 8:25 PM EST, Tues., Jan. 10, 2017 About 10 Howard University students were arrested Tuesday afternoon after protesting the confirmation hearing of Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) as the next attorney general under President-elect Donald Trump. They were held at the United States Capitol Police Department and later released in the…

Spotlight Q&A: Howard Political Science Student Shines on CNN
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Spotlight Q&A: Howard Political Science Student Shines on CNN

By Kayla Irby, Contributing Writer Posted 12:30 PM EST, Weds., Dec. 7, 2016 Adriyanna Andreus, a political science senior from Rockaway, New Jersey, brought extreme pride to the Howard University community when she appeared on CNN to discuss the 2016 presidential election on Monday, November 7. Andreus currently serves as president of the D.C. College Democrats and…

COLUMN — Donald Trump and Draining The Swamp
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COLUMN — Donald Trump and Draining The Swamp

By David DePriest, Contributing News Columnist Posted 11:10 AM EST, Fri., Nov. 18, 2016 In the final days of Donald Trump’s “successful” presidential campaign (in so far as success can be defined as abusing an archaic system to supercede the will of the people), the president-elect debuted a new slogan to sell his campaign to middle America:…

Donald Trump: I Do Not Want You to Speak at Howard University
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Donald Trump: I Do Not Want You to Speak at Howard University

Essentially, Trump’s presence, personage, and politics goes against everything Howard University stands for. By Jaimee Swift, Editor-At-Large Posted 10:00 PM EST, Mon., Sept. 26, 2016 Rumors have been circulating that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump could be speaking at Howard University one day. While Howard University President Wayne A.I. Frederick has sent an email to select faculty…

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