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NU community offers different opinions on midterm outcome

NU community offers different opinions on midterm outcome

December 5, 2018


Filed under Campus

By Nick Swindell, deputy campus editor The 2018 midterm elections took place Nov. 6, and for the first time since 1970, the president’s party gained seats in one chamber of congress and lost seats in the other. Northeastern students and faculty were split on what to take away from the elections, ...

Political clubs debate immigration

Political clubs debate immigration

Charlie Wolfson

April 5, 2018


Filed under Campus

For a night, the national debate on immigration was crammed into an International Village classroom. Northeastern University College Democrats and Northeastern University College Republicans sparred for more than an hour in a debate moderated by the Northeastern Debate Society, resulting in a 2-1...

A Step Away From a Thousand Years of Darkness: Lessons from CPAC

A Step Away From a Thousand Years of Darkness: Lessons from CPAC

March 13, 2017


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By Noah Tagliaferri, political columnist   This one is going to be short and to the point. Last month, approximately 25 members of the Northeastern University College Republicans, myself included, attended CPAC, or the Conservative Political Action Conference. We heard from many speakers, ...

NU Republican club grows

NU Republican club grows

March 2, 2017


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By Matthew Allen, news correspondent The Northeastern University College Republicans (NUCR) have more than doubled in size this academic year, jumping from an average of 15 members per meeting in the fall to an average of around 35 per meeting this semester, according to club leaders. NUCR m...

The Conservative in the Room: Feb. 21, 2017

The Conservative in the Room: Feb. 21, 2017

February 21, 2017


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By Nafisa Kabir, political columnist Dear Nafisa, If you’re a woman, why do you hate other women? Don’t conservatives like… not respect women? Why do you hate yourself? If you were getting paid for your response, you’d get 78 cents on the man’s dollar. You’re okay with that? Since...

A Step Away from a Thousand Years of Darkness: Letter to the Closeted Conservative

A Step Away from a Thousand Years of Darkness: Letter to the Closeted Conservative

February 4, 2017


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By Noah Tagliaferri, political columnist In an e-mail following the election, President Joseph E. Aoun told our university that we are an “inclusive and mutually respectful” community, one that values all opinions, backgrounds and values. You know that isn’t entirely true—because you are a c...

Op-Ed: Election will not bring the end

Op-Ed: Election will not bring the end

November 3, 2016


Filed under Featured Content, Opinion

We have all heard that Nov. 8 will be the end of America as we know it. On one hand, you have a bigot who seems impressively incompetent, and on the other you have a career politician who makes Richard Nixon look honest. It sounds horrifying, but it is not as catastrophic as it seems. There is reason be...

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