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The Border Wall’s Impact on the Enviroment

The Border Wall’s Impact on the Enviroment

Natalie Ware, Politics Department Writer
May 2, 2017
Filed under Politics, Showcase

Within 100 miles of the America / Mexico border on the American side, there are six national parks, six wildlife refuges, conservation areas, lands belonging to Indigenous tribes, and wilderness areas. On the other side of the border, there are various protected natural areas like El Picante y Gran...

The Power of Ivanka

The Power of Ivanka

Hannah Holler, Politics Department Lead
April 27, 2017
Filed under Politics

Ivanka Trump is now one of the most powerful women in politics, but how was she able to get herself in that position and what are her intentions in doing so?

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Political Involvement vs. Elected Representatives

Political Involvement vs. Elected Representatives

Natalie Ware, Politics Department Writer
March 24, 2017
Filed under Politics

Since the 45th Presidential Inauguration, Congress has seen an unprecedented amount of their constituents making their voices heard within the political process, in ways that we haven't seen before, and that are challenging the way that we view our members of Congress. Protests with hundreds...

Trump’s Plan for “Reorganizing the Executive Branch”

Trump’s Plan for “Reorganizing the Executive Branch”

Natalie Ware, Politics Department Writer
March 24, 2017
Filed under Politics

On March 13, Donald Trump signed an executive order titled "Presidential Executive Order on a Comprehensive Plan for Reorganizing the Executive Branch." "Reorganizing the Executive Branch" is quite a strongly worded statement, and the ramifications of this order could toe a fine line between what is or i...

Partisan Politics: Division Along Party Lines

Partisan Politics: Division Along Party Lines

Hannah Holler, Politics Department Lead
March 23, 2017
Filed under Politics

The political divide in our country has never been deeper, what are politicians doing to widen or close the gap?

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America Under Trump: Immigration

America Under Trump: Immigration

Hannah Holler, Politics Department Lead
March 23, 2017
Filed under Politics

The Trump Administation is delivering on their promises of stronger borders, but they have found it's a bit more diffult than just signing a piece of paper.

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