Merkel Shook Trump

Merkel Shook Trump: An Informal Analysis of Trump’s Handshake Problem

When you ask an infant to greet you, it's liable to look away or stare at you funny if it catches a bad vibe....
Trump Climate Change

The State of Climate Change Under Our New White House

To say the least, climate protectors are worried about the new cabinet and their stance on climate change. Many cabinet members openly deny climate...

A Kanye 2020 Campaign Seems Reasonable

I went two months without exposing myself to television news. After Trump was elected, I figured my sanity and perspective would be in more positive...

Native American Issues Just Aren’t Cool Enough

The Dakota Access Pipeline is fucked up. Period. The US government took Native American lands while they were sovereign, reissued them, and continues to abuse the them. It's...

The US’s 2016 Election Isn’t THAT Strange

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4070728875700136", enable_page_level_ads: true }); As we freak out about a...

Bernie Thinks Trump Voters Aren’t Racist. He’s (Mostly) Right.

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4070728875700136", enable_page_level_ads: true }); "We love you Bernie, but are...

I Don’t Know Who’s Running In My State Senate Race

Minnesota's Democratic-Farmer-Labor party (DFL) called me earlier this week. I was asked if I was voting for Dave-something and some other guy for seats...

Trump Has Inspired Civic Engagement

If Syrian refugees, police brutality, or the national deficit didn't pressure you to pay attention to the United States' 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump's...

Why I Agree With Trump

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4070728875700136", enable_page_level_ads: true }); America's immigrant communities are not monolithic....

So…How Does A Multiparty System Get Started?

Growing dissatisfaction with the United States' two-party political system has reached a boiling point in the 2016 election. The American public has been highly...