The Debates Are Over

After two presidential debates, one Vice President debate, two separate town halls, a Coronavirus superspreader event, hundreds of tweets, and tons of undecided voter polls – debate season is finally over.  Last night, October 22nd, was the second and final presidential debate of 2020 between President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. To quickly […]

Last Nights Debate, an analysis

So you got through the first presidential debate of 2020, congrats! If you’re more confused than you were before watching it – let’s discuss.  As expected, this debate was very…chaotic, to put it nicely, but let’s start at the beginning. Moderator Chris Wallace, Fox News anchor, started the debate by announcing the topics to be […]

Trumps Supreme Court Nominee

Over the weekend, President Trump announced his 3rd nominee for the Supreme Court just one day after RBG was laid to rest.  Amy Coney Barrett, a Trump-appointed judge on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals since 2017, has been nominated to replace Justice Ginsburg’s seat in the Supreme Court. Before becoming a judge, Barrett was […]

RIP RBG

Last night, Friday, September 18, an advocate for gender equality and human rights passed away. Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, you will surely be missed by many.  The shock of her death hit me in a way I didn’t think it would. How do you mourn someone […]

Bernie Wins New Hampshire

Senator Bernie Sanders won the first primary election of 2020 in New Hampshire this past week.  After the Iowa debacle, many stated that the New Hampshire primary was the “kick-off” to election season. Unlike the Iowa caucuses, New Hampshire was able to get votes out within hours after the polls closed.  President Trump won the […]

Meet Harold Tavares and his Impact on YALI

By Michael Rooney Campus Life Editor   At a college or university – or anywhere, really – an employee has a much more significant impact than that of just simply doing their job. Some employees commit more time out of their life to participate in events that have meaning to them. Some go above and […]