Donald Trump

Opinion: There will be no peace with the Taliban  

Opinion: There will be no peace with the Taliban  

Last week, despite forceful opposition from his advisors, including National Security Advisor John Bolton, President Trump planned to meet with Taliban leaders on U.S. soil at Camp David. Negotiating peace with the Taliban is a far cry from the hard-nosed candidate Trump who promised to “get-tough” with suspected terrorists, openly advocating a resumption of waterboarding and “much worse.”

Democrats refuse to accept the results of the Mueller report

Democrats refuse to accept the results of the Mueller report

After 2,800 subpoenas, 500 search warrants and 500 witnesses over two years of digging, the Special Counsel uncovered precisely zero evidence sufficient to prove that the president or his campaign had colluded illicitly with Russia or obstructed justice in the ensuing investigation.

Beneath the surface: Trump’s proposed executive order

Beneath the surface: Trump’s proposed executive order

Trump recently announced that he will sign an executive order to promote freedom of speech on college campuses. This will apply mostly to public institutions, because private schools are not funded by the government, so they have the right to censor speech on their campuses

Identity Politics is the backbone of Turning Point USA

Identity Politics is the backbone of Turning Point USA

Colloquially, “identity politics” is a term used to insult the way a political opponent advances his or her agenda by focusing on specious issues of sexism, racism and homophobia. Conservatives tend to believe identity politics is causing the downfall of education, journalism and government in the United States.

Weekly Column: Trump’s mockery of Dr. Ford isn’t surprising, just disgusting

Weekly Column: Trump’s mockery of Dr. Ford isn’t surprising, just disgusting

This past week, as the hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh continued, Dr. Christine Blasey Ford was finally able to give her testimony. This testimony was both heartbreaking and humbling, as it depicted a woman who was truly willing to relive a horrendous moment in her life in order to stand up for something that she believed in. While many felt that Dr. Ford’s words were eloquent and courageous, it should come as no surprise that some people were not as moved by her speech: namely, President Trump.

The curtain is pulled back, but will it change anything?

The curtain is pulled back, but will it change anything?

Throughout the past week, multiple accounts have detailed just how incompetent the president is. There is no telling what might happen going forward. Now Trump, the president who values blind loyalty above all else, knows there are those in his administration that are actively working against him.