Sign of the Times

Why the Rise of QAnon is a Cause for Concern

Surya Swaroop unpacks the history and implications of the insidious conspiracy theory, QAnon, tracking its influence on political instability.
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Should You Support Fast Fashion During the Pandemic?

Anum Damani questions whether we should support fast fashion brands or not in the context of the pandemic.
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Kamala Harris as VP: The Saving Grace or Downfall of Joe Biden

Sara Rubin discusses the decision to choose Senator Kamala Harris to be former Vice President Joe Biden's running mate.
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A True Secular Government

Nathan Lee explores the deep connection between religion and government in America, noting how it contrasts greatly with other global perspectives.
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Guns, Germs, and Steeling for the Future

Emily Kocis rejects the recent labeling of firearm business as essential during the pandemic.
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COVID-19 Should Not Be Used as an Excuse To Implement Abortion Bans

Surya Swaroop shares her disdain for rollbacks on abortion amidst a global pandemic.
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Biden Or Bust

Sophia Lovell discusses the importance of voting regardless of whether your first-choice candidate is the nominee.
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When One Party Commits Voter Suppression, Democracy Suffers

Wisconsin is a microcosm of the national political sphere. The issues with voter suppression that arose on April 7 are being spoken of all across the country.
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Trump is Not the Leader We Need Amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic

Surya Swaroop describes how our president is mishandling the current heath crisis.
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Following the Money: How Big Oil is Backing Candidates

With Election Day swiftly approaching, Sheina Crystal, Kayla Gorman and Miranda O'Brien investigate the ties between Big Oil and local political candidates.
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In 2020, We Can’t Afford To Be Cynical

Whoever sits in the Oval Office for the next four years will help determine what our future will look like. Our vote matters now more than ever before.
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Why Elizabeth Warren is the Ultimate Progressive Reformer

Sara Rubin assesses the differences between two progressive frontrunners of the upcoming Democratic presidential primary.
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The Espionage Charges Against Julian Assange Jeopardize Journalism

Luke Hamilton argues that the charges against Julian Assange undermine the First Amendment and endanger freedom of the press.
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The First Amendment Isn’t a Free Pass To Discriminate

Justin Tran clears up common misconceptions about the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.
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There Should Be No Expiration Date on Ending Sex Discrimination

Surya Swaroop writes about the Equal Rights Amendment's journey to ratification.
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