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By Aena Khan – 2 months ago

In Our Headlines … The longest government shutdown in the history of the United States ended after a 35day stalemate between President Trump, House Republicans and Democrats, over the former’s…

Breakfast celebrates service, commemorates Dr. King

By Jessica Moss – 2 months ago

“We call this history to mind…because King’s witness still calls each of us to turn inward, to look inside ourselves, name our spiritual poverty in an age of uneven abundance,…

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Supreme Court Approves Ban On Tuesday, Jan. 22, the Supreme Court approved President Trump’s military transgender ban, thus reversing the Obama administration’s move to allow transgender people to serve in…

Feminist porn star laid bare

By Jessica Moss – 3 months ago

Although some regard sex as private in nature, for those in the porn industry and many celebrities, sex straddles the line of public and private. Given this ambiguity, what role…

Talk explores Chinese public opinion, foreign policy

By Jaime Aguayo Baas – 3 months ago

On Friday, Nov. 30, Associate Professor of Government at Cornell Dr. Jessica Chen Weiss presented on the rise of Chinese nationalism in a lecture titled, “Nationalism and Public Opinion in…

Political Roundup

By Aena Khan – 3 months ago

In national headlines… Former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort and attorney Michael Cohen thrust the Mueller investigation into the limelight once again this past week. A series of released court…

VSA Updates

By Julian Corbett – 3 months ago

Updates from the VSA meeting of 2 December 2018 Consensus Agenda – Passed Allocations: $775/$1400 from Discretionary to Vassar Alliance of Women in Foreign Affairs for Breaking into Government/ International…

News Briefs

By Laila Volpe, Olivia Watson – 3 months ago

Bump stock ban progresses On Wednesday, Nov. 28, the Trump administration announced that it would implement a ban on bump stocks on guns, which essentially allow semi-automatic rifles to fire…