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Is America Ready for a Cup of Joe?

Is America Ready for a Cup of Joe?

While the Republican field has grown to a sizable 17 candidates, the Democratic field has remained relatively small. According to recent polls, Hillary Clinton continues to hold a lead over Bernie Sanders, while Martin O’Malley, Lincoln Chafee, and Jim Webb have successfully made themselves barely detectable as candidates for president.[Read More…]

by August 11, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Farewell To An Icon

Farewell To An Icon

The countdown to Aug. 6 continues as beloved “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart concludes the final shows of his 16-year run. Americans begin to ask themselves: what will we do without him? Jon Stewart joined “The Daily Show” in 1999. Unbeknownst to Stewart and the rest of the world, the[Read More…]

by July 28, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
Not Going Easy On Hillary

Not Going Easy On Hillary

On Tuesday, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton participated in her first national TV interview since announcing her candidacy three months ago. As promised, this interview covered a vast number of issues, ranging from emails sent during Clinton’s time as secretary of state to Clinton’s opponent for the Democratic nomination, Vermont Senator[Read More…]

by July 11, 2015 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top
Warren’s Calculated Decision

Warren’s Calculated Decision

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) has said it time and time again: she is not running for president. Yet, choosing not to run could be the most powerful move of all. There is a certain risk that comes with running for president. Aside from the exorbitantly high price tag, a[Read More…]

by June 27, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
A Changing Wind

A Changing Wind

If you were to ask the average American what the most important state is in the presidential election, they might answer with a large state like Texas or California. If you were to ask a political wonk what the most important state is, they might answer with Iowa. But this[Read More…]

by June 13, 2015 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
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Clinton Reflects on Choices, Hints at Future

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton discussed her new book, “Hard Choices,” at The George Washington University’s Lisner Auditorium, which sponsored the event in partnership with Politics and Prose bookstore as part of “The Newsmakers Series” on Friday. “I think we have to ask ourselves what it means today to[Read More…]

by June 14, 2014 0 comments City News, News
Ellsberg, Whistleblowers Decry Surveillance State

Ellsberg, Whistleblowers Decry Surveillance State

Daniel Ellsberg, the former United States military analyst who famously released the Pentagon Papers to national newspapers, spoke about mass government surveillance in the modern world in Gaston Hall on Tuesday evening. The event, called “Beyond Orwell: Surveillance, Secrets and Whistleblowers in the Security State,” was sponsored by the Lannan[Read More…]

by April 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
New Bike Lanes Open on M

New Bike Lanes Open on M

M Street will see the opening of new bike lanes from 14th Street NW to 29th Street NW within the next two weeks. Sam Zimbabwe, the associate director for policy, planning and sustainability for the District Department of Transportation, said that the construction of the bike lanes was inspired by[Read More…]

by April 25, 2014 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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Saleh Abdel Jawad spoke about Palestinian perceptions of the Ottoman Empire during WWI on Monday as part of the Middle East Lecture Series.

Scholar Discusses Palestinian Perceptions

Saleh Abdel Jawad delivered a lecture about Palestinian perceptions of Ottomans during World War I in an event sponsored by the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies and the Georgetown Institute for Global History on Monday evening. The lecture was part of the 2013-2014 Middle East and North Africa Public Lecture[Read More…]

by April 15, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

GJIA Launches Website

The Georgetown Journal of International Affairs, the official publication of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, is launching a new website at the end of this month, with hopes of extending its brand in the academic community. “The goal is to facilitate academic community because we have so[Read More…]

by April 10, 2014 0 comments Campus News