While most politicians and the media focus on the Democratic primary in 2020, this year’s unusual Republican primary has been largely forgotten despite offering an important look at Trump’s chances and strategy going into the general election.
The Billionaire Bubble
As more billionaires become directly involved in politics, the true potential they have to alter the American political landscape has become frighteningly clear.
No One to Blame but Ourselves
In a country where the threat of mass shootings is ever present, Americans can do nothing to assuage their fears of staying safe. Yet legislators fail to enact meaningful gun reform because there is identifiable “enemy” to rally against that would motivate America to action.
Too Many Cooks in the Kitchen: The 2020 Democratic Primary
With a field of candidates larger than any in recent history, the Democratic 2020 primary presents unforeseen challenges to party unity before a critical election.
What You Say Can, and Will, Be Used Against You
To what extent should we be held accountable for words spoken in our past? Ben Gitzinger reflects on the practicality of punishing celebrities for old tweets and remarks.