Topic: Donald Trump

Eric Patashnik, director of Watson’s Public Policy Program, moderated a panel Monday evening on the political future of America.

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Democrat, Republican discuss future of America under Trump

November 6, 2017 0 comments

As is the case with many modern political issues, Democrats and Republicans are divided on how they see the future of the United States under Trump.

David Corn ’89, the D.C. bureau chief of Mother Jones, Benjamin Domenech, publisher of the Federalist, and Sabrina Siddiqui, political reporter at the Guardian discussed the difficulties of covering the Trump administration. The journalists said they have to prove themselves trustworthy to the public and must be diligent about fact-checking.

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Journalists talk societal discontent toward media in Trump era

October 23, 2017 0 comments

Three journalists from different publications came together to discuss the challenges journalism has faced since the election of President Trump.

Grigo ’18: It’s not the time to ‘stick to sports’

Editorials, Opinions

Grigo ’18: It’s not the time to ‘stick to sports’

October 5, 2017 0 comments

If it wasn’t obvious, it has now become clear: “Stick to sports” is nothing more than a tool used to undermine the political participation of athletes.

Atlantic editor-in-chief talks Trump, press

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Atlantic editor-in-chief talks Trump, press

September 19, 2017 0 comments

Jeffrey Goldberg, editor-in-chief of the Atlantic, spoke at the University Tuesday to a packed audience.

Atlantic editor-in-chief talks career in journalism

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Atlantic editor-in-chief talks career in journalism

September 19, 2017 0 comments

Jeffrey Goldberg, editor-in-chief of The Atlantic, came to the University to talk about the state of the press in the era of Trump.

Columns, Opinions

Mitra ’18: Harriet Tubman deserves top billing

September 6, 2017 0 comments

On the one hand, we have Harriet Tubman, a humanitarian and abolitionist who dedicated her life to fighting for the freedom of enslaved people. She risked her life as a spy for the Union Army, spent years guiding others to liberty and eventually became the most famous “conductor” on the […]

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Elected officials gather to speak in support of DACA

September 5, 2017 0 comments

The Trump administration announced Tuesday that it would end the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals program.

Rhode Island March for Science to take place April 22

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Rhode Island March for Science to take place April 22

April 21, 2017 0 comments

Recent government attitudes have raised concerns about the future of science and spurred researchers and their advocates into taking action.

Trump spurs seniors to rethink career choices

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Trump spurs seniors to rethink career choices

April 3, 2017 0 comments

As Washington puts forth policies that threaten and even demolish certain federal policies or agencies, some seniors are re-evaluating their career paths.

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U. files second amicus brief in response to revised immigration ban

April 1, 2017 0 comments

Brown and 30 other American colleges and universities filed an amicus brief against President Trump’s revised executive order on immigration Friday