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After President Trump made a controversial comment during the presidential debate with regards to White supremacy, #ProudBoys flooded social media, propelled by gay men sharing their experiences in posts.

Gay Men Hijack Proud Boys Hashtag

October 22, 2020

During the presidential debate that took place on Wednesday, Sept. 29, President Donald Trump said “Proud Boys, stand back and stand by,” when asked by Chris Wallace and Joe Biden to denounce a Whi...

Vice President Mike Pence and California Senator Kamala Harris faced off in the first and only Vice Presidential debate on Oct. 7.

Mike Pence, Kamala Harris Clash During Only VP Debate

October 12, 2020

Vice President Mike Pence (R) and California Senator Kamala Harris (D) faced off in the first and only Vice Presidential debate of the 2020 election on Wednesday, Oct. 7. The candidates were seated twel...

Amy Coney Barrett poses for her law school graduation picture. Photo courtesy of Rachel Malehorn.

Amy Coney Barrett Tapped For SCOTUS Seat

September 30, 2020

After the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that he selected Judge Amy Coney Barrett for the Supreme Court seat. This is the first time a nomination after July ...

TikTok is video-sharing social networking service owned by China's ByteDance, with approximately 500 million users worldwide.

TikTok Narrowly Avoids US Ban with Oracle, Walmart Deal

September 28, 2020

Due to security concerns, President Donald Trump has been trying to ban the Chinese-owned app TikTok since August. TikTok is owned by ByteDance, and with a new deal created by Mr. Trump, a combined 20 ...

The 'Scientific American' Endorses Joe Biden, Calls Trump Policies Dangerous

The ‘Scientific American’ Endorses Joe Biden, Calls Trump Policies Dangerous

September 22, 2020

Founded in 1875, the Scientific American is the oldest continuously published magazine in the U.S. Most of its articles, based on scholarly research, cover advances in research in topics such as health, ...

The new Middle East peace deal comes after decades of tensions between Israel and Arab nations.

Israel, United Arab Emirates, and Bahrain Break New Ground With Peace Deals

September 14, 2020

In a historic step to attempt to bring a new age of peace to the Middle East, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Israel have signed the Abraham Accord, which aims to establish full diplomatic relations betwe...

Three vaccines have entered phase three testing in the United States

Trump Administration Tells States to Prepare for November Vaccine Release, Biden Campaign Raises Concerns Over Political Motivations

September 9, 2020

According to documents obtained by the New York Times, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has instructed city and state officials to be ready to potentially distribute a coronavirus vaccine as early a...

Donald Trump made immigration a central part of the 2016 campaign. Now, with deepening economic woes, many fear that Trump is taking advantage of unemployment numbers to shut down immigration.

Trump Suspends Foreign Work Visas in Effort to Curb Unemployment

June 26, 2020

President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Monday, June 22 authorizing the temporary suspension of several different types of work visas, in order to decrease the rising American unemployment rates triggered by the current health crisi...