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Cale Makar selected to play for Team Canada at the 2018 World Junior Championships -

December 15, 2017

UMass men’s basketball looks to remain undefeated at home when Georgia comes to town -

December 15, 2017

Editorial: Our shift to a primarily digital world -

December 13, 2017

Makar, Ferraro off to Ontario to compete for Team Canada’s World Junior hockey team -

December 12, 2017

Lecture attempts to answer whether treatment of depression has resulted in over-prescription of SSRIs -

December 12, 2017

Palestinian students on campus react to President Trump’s recent declaration -

December 12, 2017

Smith College hosts social media panel addressing impact of social media on government policies -

December 12, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students -

December 12, 2017

Mario Ferraro making his mark with UMass -

December 12, 2017

Minutewomen look to keep momentum going against UMass Lowell -

December 12, 2017

Ames: UMass hockey’s turnaround is real, and it’s happening now -

December 12, 2017

When your favorite comedian is accused of sexual assault -

December 12, 2017

A snapshot of my college experience -

December 12, 2017

Homelessness is an issue that’s close to home -

December 12, 2017

Allowing oil drilling in Alaska sets a dangerous precedent -

December 12, 2017

‘She’s Gotta Have It’ is a television triumph -

December 12, 2017

Some of my favorite everyday brands -

December 12, 2017

Berkeley professor researches high-poverty high school -

December 11, 2017

Rosenberg steps down as Senate President during husband’s controversy -

December 11, 2017

Students aim to bring smiles to kids’ faces at Baystate Children’s Hospital -

December 11, 2017

GOP Tax Plan will trouble working grad students

The tax plan is predicted to add $1 trillion to the national debt.

The GOP tax bill is detrimental to college students

This is a tax cut bill, as long as you’re rich enough.

The Virginia gubernatorial election is a victory for progressives

Opinion: Last week saw huge Democratic victories across the country. Don’t be distracted by the media—this isn’t just a rebuke of ‘Trumpism,’ it’s a win for liberalism.

I’m a millennial conservative. Will the Republican Party leave me behind?

Opinion: The GOP is out of touch with the millennial generation, and it could cost them an election.

Political speechwriter Lindsay Hayes shares experience at Smith College

Hayes was the director of speechwriting for the Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign.

Jesus: the conservative Republican

Dan Riley discusses Republican policy taking into consideration the words and actions of Jesus of Nazareth.

The future of the Republican Party

A careful consideration of all possible outcomes in the election to analyze the future of the GOP.

A ‘Mirror’ into Clinton’s campaign

Edridge D’Souza believes that Hillary Clinton’s ad “Mirrors” demonstrates the Democratic nominee’s campaign style.

Kasich nomination possibly, but not likely

Bridget Higgins describes Kasich’s possible, but unlikely path to the GOP nomination.

Clinton edges Sanders in Mass. primary; Trump wins big

Hillary Clinton was declared the Commonwealth’s winner shortly after 11:30 p.m. Tuesday night, while Trump cruised to an easy win.

Why students love Bernie Sanders

Bridget Higgins argues that millennials are interested in Bernie Sanders because he represents their interest in a way that no other candidate does.

Malinn: Making the case for John Kasich

John Kasich demonstrates a moderate, pragmatic approach to governance in a time where the GOP is engaged in a political bloodbath.

GOP v. GDP: The issue with government spending

Nicholas Pappas analyzes the nation’s debt over the years and discusses why government spending is an issue that the GOP will be tackling in Congress.

A winning agenda for 2016 Democrats

Support for new small businesses will encourage innovation and fight inequality, and help Democrats win in 2016, writes Zac Bears.

The state of the Republican Party

Julian del Prado investigates the state of the Grand Old Party.

Marriage not a quick poverty fix

Jillian Correira explains why the latest GOP “solution” to poverty is flawed.

GOP’s political sabotage of health reform continues

Zac Bears explains why Republican state governments continue to sabotage the Affordable Care Act by not passing the optional Medicaid expansion, leaving millions without insurance.

Game over for GOP

The public dislikes the idea of a minority party forcing concessions on the budget, health care or any issue by holding the full faith and credit of the federal government hostage.
Due to the shutdown and debt ceiling, Zac Bears argues that the game is over for the GOP and broad disapproval is on the horizon.

The future of the Republican Party

Rocco Giordano muses on the future of the Republican Party and makes a short plug for Karl Rove’s upcoming visit to UMass.

What’s next for the Republican Party?

Zac Bears uses polling numbers to show that the GOP is in dire straits.