Post Tagged with: "Trump"

Nicholas Scrimenti

SCRIMENTI: Counter Hate With Meditation

The hate speech from Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump during this election cycle is unprecedented and dangerous. During this time, we must ask ourselves how each candidate affects the youth of America. What are the candidates teaching our children through their rhetoric and behavior? Researchers have pointed to an increase[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 2 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Elinor Walker

Legitimizing Dangerous Rhetoric

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s appearance last month on “The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon” left many criticizing the show’s host and his friendly treatment toward his guest. A notable part of the interview included Fallon tousling Trump’s infamous blond hair. At the core of the outrage was the notion[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 3 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
AVANCEÑA: Trump Reflects WWE Tactics

AVANCEÑA: Trump Reflects WWE Tactics

“I’m taller than you.  I’m better-looking than you. I think … I think I’m stronger than you. And I’m here to challenge you to a match … .” Yes, that is a direct quotation from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. However, he was speaking to neither Democratic presidential candidate Hillary[Read More…]

by October 4, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Lack of Honesty, Lack of Trust

Sept. 11 is etched in American history as a day of tragedy and somber remembrance. On 9/11 this year, however, the conversation strayed from the stories of loss and heroism from that day. During a commemoration event at ground zero Sunday, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton fell ill and left[Read More…]

by September 16, 2016 3 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

VIEWPOINT: Trump Taps Into Simmering Distrust

We have done it. After over 400 days since Donald Trump announced his candidacy for president and one of the most incredible elections in a recent history, we have arrived at a fabled “Peak Trump.” Unless there is an unprecedented reversal of fortunes, Nov. 8 will see former Secretary of[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top

BENNETT: Salò 2016, Or Sadists At the Poll

DVD STACKS, LAUINGER LIBRARY— I have been delaying a column on the election for some time now. I wanted to see who the real players were going to be. But now, following Trump’s March on Rome — no, Cleveland — it seems appropriate to address how a racist authoritarian demagogue[Read More…]

by April 8, 2016 0 comments Guide - Top, Guide Columns, The Guide

Trump Declares Plan to Open DC Office

Presidential candidate and businessman Donald Trump announced plans to open a new campaign office for senior staff in Washington, D.C., on March 29, amid concerns over his ability to procure the necessary delegates to win the Republican presidential nomination. The specific location and opening date for the office have not[Read More…]

by April 5, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
IPPS Executive Director Moe Elleithee (SFS ’94) led a discussion in Old North about the state of the campaigns with students and staff as the results from the New Hampshire primary came in.

Sanders, Trump Win New Hampshire Primary

The Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service hosted an election results watch party for the New Hampshire primary election on Tuesday in Old North, drawing around 30 students and staff members to discuss the decisive victories of presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) and Donald Trump. IPPS Executive Director[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top