UMass Poll results place Sanders, Trump at top going into NH primary

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Hillary Clinton trails Bernie Sanders by 14 points, though she is still voted the most qualified candidate among Democratic voters.

Mitt Romney would be Republicans’ best hope in 2016

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Owen Wiggins argues that Mitt Romney should be running for president for the upcoming 2016 elections.

First world nations aren’t so left wing

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Nicholas Pappas argues that first world nations are not as left wing as many politicians like to emphasize.

Being a conservative in today’s age

Rocco Giordano gives a conservative reaction to last night’s election results

Ideology in the Local Community

At the University of Massachusetts, I’ve observed a large degree of diversity; after all, it’s teeming with people. There are people of all races, backgrounds, ambitions and thought processes. One can have an intelligent conversation with a fellow student on almost any topic. But I have noticed that there seems to be a lack of ideological diversity. There are just so many staunch liberals dwarfing right-wing ideologues and centrist factions. I’m not convinced that this is a good thing. When in discussion with general students, I am greeted with the same, similarly constructed arguments. These arguments are not challenged on…

The Conservative Soul

Collegian columnist Dan Stratford breaks down the traditional conservative reaction to revolutionary socio-political entities like the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street.

President Obama’s unsung conservatism

Dan Stratford wants you to forget everything you’ve heard: Obama is a conservative.