Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Echo chamber politics: Why you shouldn’t unfriend people for political posts

By Edridge D'Souza

March 30, 2016

Filed under Archives, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Sometimes the greatest advice in life comes from places you least expect. “As a scientist, Throckmorton knew that if he were ever to break wind in the echo chamber, he would never hear the end of it.” This was said by 10th-place...

No Labels: The future of nonpartisan politics

By Stefan Herlitz

February 11, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Despite a constant increase in partisanship in politics, both parties’ national membership is shrinking. Data shows that year by year, more and more voters either renounce their political affiliation or, for new voters, simply ...

Dominating parties squeeze out the little guys

By Stefan Herlitz

November 13, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

After months of hard campaigning, the overwhelming hype of Election Night, and the plethora of analysis in its aftermath, the government, at first glance, is exactly the same after the election as it was before the day before. President Barack Obama will remain president, the Republ...