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Tagged: Barack Obama

This Is What Americans Do Electing The POTUS

  Electoral College Republicans have lost the popular vote in five of the past six presidential elections. The biggest advantage that the Democrats have is that California went from being a reliably Republican state in presidential elections from 1952 through 1988 into a reliably Democrat state beginning in 1992. The...

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What Happens When Millennials Change the World?

  MILLENNIALS OF NYC “Don’t become too narrow. Live fully. Meet all kinds of people. You’ll learn something from everyone. Follow what you feel in your heart,” – Civil Rights activist Yuri Kochiyama.   As the Millennials of New York City, we encounter all sorts of people, images, ideas, and movements daily. It...

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Fast and Furious: Obama Fits Where?

  On October 26th, 2009, Department of Justice officials met to discuss the mounting violence in Mexico. They decided to change their current strategy, and aimed to eliminate gun-trafficking pipelines. In November, they launched an operation under Project Gunrunner, the Department of Justice’s broader Southwest Border Initiative, described as an...

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Benghazi: There’s No “There” There

  A year after the fall of longtime dictator Moammar Gaddafi, on Sept. 11 and 12, 2012, a U.S. diplomatic compound and CIA annex in the Libyan city of Benghazi were attacked, killing four Americans, including U.S. Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens. It was the first time since 1979 that a...

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Impeachment?: Listen To The People

Article II, Section 4 of the Constitution says the following about impeachment: The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors. The House of Representatives has the sole...

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What Did The Tired, Poor, And Huddled Masses Do?

  Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shores. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed to me. I lift my lamp beside the golden door. The Problem 11.7 million undocumented immigrants currently reside in the country. There is a current...