All posts tagged "politics"

  • Be political, but don’t be partisan

    Quintez Brown — In an email sent to students Oct. 31, a week before midterm elections, vice provost for diversity and international affairs Mordean Taylor-Archer addressed the emotional impact of recent hate crimes, but also called for the...

    • Posted November 7, 2018
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  • Vice provost for diversity dials back statement

    By Joseph Lyell — Vice provost for diversity and international affairs Mordean Taylor-Archer responded to complaints about an Oct. 31 email to all students, saying it was not intended to be a political message. The email, sent out...

    • Posted November 1, 2018
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  • Former representatives push for criminal justice reform

    By Sam Combest — The Brandeis School of Law and the Justice Action Network co-hosted a Criminal Justice Reform Symposium Oct. 10 which featured a panel composed of a former district judge, a former U.S. Attorney General,...

    • Posted October 15, 2018
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  • Students react to Kavanaugh nomination hearings

    By Sam Combest — @SamiCombest President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh was accused of sexually assaulting Christine Blasey Ford in the summer of 1982. Kavanaugh would have been 15. These accusations first garnered the public’s attention...

    • Posted October 1, 2018
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  • Louisville rallies against Republican tax bill

    By Joseph Lyell — Originally scheduled to appear in Louisville, Senator Bernie Sanders delivered a live broadcast from Washington, D.C. while awaiting the vote on the Republican Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Dec. 1. Kentucky Congressman John...

    • Posted December 2, 2017
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  • DACA’s possible expiration leaves many unsure of future

    By: Lyndsey Newport  The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has received a controversial expiration date. Serving nearly 790,000 undocumented immigrants, DACA offers protection from immediate deportation, the right to work and attend school in the U.S....

    • Posted September 10, 2017
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  • TLC alum Scott Jennings signs with CNN

    By Shelby Brown–

    • Posted June 23, 2017
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  • lettortotheeditor
    Letter to the editor: Safe spaces in the ‘real world’

    By Krystal Willliamson — Mr. Amon wrote a piece on Nov. 17 that expressed a negative viewpoint towards the inclusion of safe spaces on college campuses, posturing that campuses were “coddling” students in need of a place...

    • Posted February 12, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Brief: Mitch McConnell to visit near U of L

    By Kyeland Jackson — Senate majority leader and U of L graduate Mitch McConnell will visit the Papa Johns Cardinal Stadium June 17 to discuss his recent publication. The discussion and signing for his book, titled “The...

    • Posted June 6, 2016
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  • A “yuge” narrative: My first political rally

    By Kyeland Jackson — Suddenly, just as we were about to settle for a risky spot moments after witnessing a poor soul have their car towed, it appeared. Like a light out of the darkness, the clouds...

    • Posted May 5, 2016
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