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Does advocating for socialism require completely removing oneself from capitalism and personal purchases?

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Does advocating for socialism require completely removing oneself from capitalism and personal purchases?

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Despite the posturing of last year’s primaries, legitimately progressive policy is hard to come by in a system that favors the political right.

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Despite the posturing of last year’s primaries, legitimately progressive policy is hard to come by in a system that favors the political right.

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Over the past few decades, there has been an unprecedented growth in young people shifting away from religious beliefs.

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Over the past few decades, there has been an unprecedented growth in young people shifting away from religious beliefs.

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The new ‘free speech’ social media platform exposes the danger and violence of ultra-conservatism.

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The new ‘free speech’ social media platform exposes the danger and violence of ultra-conservatism.

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While one of the major promises the President elect made was to restore Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Act (DACA), it seems that he now has other plans.

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While one of the major promises the President elect made was to restore Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Act (DACA), it seems that he now has other plans.

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It’s become expected of the rich and famous to use their massive platforms to tackle social and political issues, but should they be involved at all?

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It’s become expected of the rich and famous to use their massive platforms to tackle social and political issues, but should they be involved at all?

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Over 400 content creators on the platform are collaborating to get out the vote for the upcoming election.

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Over 400 content creators on the platform are collaborating to get out the vote for the upcoming election.

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In this Apple TV+ documentary, viewers watch as students navigate mock elections — and discover some things about politics in the process.

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In this Apple TV+ documentary, viewers watch as students navigate mock elections — and discover some things about politics in the process.

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The incumbent senator may be up in years, but his win against Kennedy proves voters aren’t looking for a youthful candidate — they’re looking for a progressive one.

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The incumbent senator may be up in years, but his win against Kennedy proves voters aren’t looking for a youthful candidate — they’re looking for a progressive one.

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Through phone banking, social media and more, you can advocate for the issues that matter the most to you.

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Through phone banking, social media and more, you can advocate for the issues that matter the most to you.

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Usually silent on political issues, the comedian put his family-friendly jokes aside to express his vehement anger toward Donald Trump.

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Usually silent on political issues, the comedian put his family-friendly jokes aside to express his vehement anger toward Donald Trump.

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The Democratic nominee’s environmental justice plans are similar to the Green New Deal, but he has yet to commit his support to the resolution.

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The Democratic nominee’s environmental justice plans are similar to the Green New Deal, but he has yet to commit his support to the resolution.

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The plan will rid Americans of apps, telecommunications carriers and cloud-based services connected to Chinese companies.

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The plan will rid Americans of apps, telecommunications carriers and cloud-based services connected to Chinese companies.

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Mail-in ballots are crucial for many with disabilities, for overseas service members and especially during the pandemic. But Trump is claiming they’re for cheaters.

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Mail-in ballots are crucial for many with disabilities, for overseas service members and especially during the pandemic. But Trump is claiming they’re for cheaters.

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The Netflix docuseries takes a brutally honest look at the nation’s immigration policies, with first-hand accounts from migrants, refugees and even ICE agents.

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The Netflix docuseries takes a brutally honest look at the nation’s immigration policies, with first-hand accounts from migrants, refugees and even ICE agents.

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In her new podcast, the former first lady is speaking with her friends and family on a wide range of interesting and empowering topics.

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In her new podcast, the former first lady is speaking with her friends and family on a wide range of interesting and empowering topics.

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As restrictions across the U.S. and the world loosen, questions arise about the future of tourism. Governments must adapt to a new, disinfected norm.

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As restrictions across the U.S. and the world loosen, questions arise about the future of tourism. Governments must adapt to a new, disinfected norm.

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Election season is upon us, and learning how to vote is the first step to exercising your rights. Here are the basics of the process for all you new voters out there.

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Election season is upon us, and learning how to vote is the first step to exercising your rights. Here are the basics of the process for all you new voters out there.

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It may seem like the only meaningful action right now is to hit the street, but there are plenty of other options to support the movement, even if you don’t have any money.

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It may seem like the only meaningful action right now is to hit the street, but there are plenty of other options to support the movement, even if you don’t have any money.

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As demonstrations in response to George Floyd’s death continue globally, entertainers are participating in the movement by donating and marching.

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As demonstrations in response to George Floyd’s death continue globally, entertainers are participating in the movement by donating and marching.

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A lesson in politics and the diverse experience of the black American.

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A lesson in politics and the diverse experience of the black American.

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HBO’s adaption of the iconic comic caused controversy over creative liberties taken with its source material.

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HBO’s adaption of the iconic comic caused controversy over creative liberties taken with its source material.

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From musical performances to weekend updates, this season is full of gems.

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From musical performances to weekend updates, this season is full of gems.

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Once a tool against injustice, the term has become a method of gatekeeping that often dissuades political involvement. It’s time to retire the distinction between ‘activists’ and ‘non-activists.’

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Once a tool against injustice, the term has become a method of gatekeeping that often dissuades political involvement. It’s time to retire the distinction between ‘activists’ and ‘non-activists.’

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From using tragedy for political gain to assassination attempts, Netflix’s new show pulls out all the stops to make us look twice at politics.

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From using tragedy for political gain to assassination attempts, Netflix’s new show pulls out all the stops to make us look twice at politics.

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Stay informed as this election approaches … it’s anyone’s race.

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Stay informed as this election approaches … it’s anyone’s race.

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The network’s ‘no politics’ policy is cowardly and absolutely unnecessary in today’s climate.

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The network’s ‘no politics’ policy is cowardly and absolutely unnecessary in today’s climate.

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The Hong Kong protests sure sound crazy, but they were much crazier in person.

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The Hong Kong protests sure sound crazy, but they were much crazier in person.

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If Democrats keep refusing to compromise, they might also be blamed.

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If Democrats keep refusing to compromise, they might also be blamed.

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Turns out, your parents’ belief system might not be your own, which can be both terrifying and liberating.

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Turns out, your parents’ belief system might not be your own, which can be both terrifying and liberating.

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By creating The American Agora within the university, students of American University are promoting ideological diversity throughout their campus.

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By creating The American Agora within the university, students of American University are promoting ideological diversity throughout their campus.

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As state chair of the country’s largest Republican student federation, Ariana Rowlands is bringing aggressive, unapologetic conservatism to southern California.

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As state chair of the country’s largest Republican student federation, Ariana Rowlands is bringing aggressive, unapologetic conservatism to southern California.

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The modern interpretation of an all-time loved American sitcom, ‘Roseanne’ is turning every head with its portrayal of social trends and politics.

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The modern interpretation of an all-time loved American sitcom, ‘Roseanne’ is turning every head with its portrayal of social trends and politics.

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Middle Tennessee State University is the latest recipient of a grant from the foundation, which has a history of using such agreements to advance their political agenda.

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Middle Tennessee State University is the latest recipient of a grant from the foundation, which has a history of using such agreements to advance their political agenda.

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Doug Ford’s strong managerial qualities as a former business leader and commitment to his brother’s politics make him a good choice for the role.

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Doug Ford’s strong managerial qualities as a former business leader and commitment to his brother’s politics make him a good choice for the role.

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DePaul University’s Bushra Amiwala is proving to the world that young people can engage in politics and make positive changes in their society.

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DePaul University’s Bushra Amiwala is proving to the world that young people can engage in politics and make positive changes in their society.

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The George Washington University student’s activism has inspired many to participate in the political cause in order to work toward a better future.

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The George Washington University student’s activism has inspired many to participate in the political cause in order to work toward a better future.

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With an ever-changing political climate, America could see unfortunate regressions in study abroad programs, both locally and internationally.

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With an ever-changing political climate, America could see unfortunate regressions in study abroad programs, both locally and internationally.

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Your phone can indeed be as feminist as you are with these helpful apps.

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Your phone can indeed be as feminist as you are with these helpful apps.

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Congress has a full plate of work as well as the uncertainty of the midterms to balance during this new year.

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Congress has a full plate of work as well as the uncertainty of the midterms to balance during this new year.

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While the effort to maintain campaign commitments is ever-present, President Trump will need the additional support a bipartisan Congress can offer to move forward in 2018.

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While the effort to maintain campaign commitments is ever-present, President Trump will need the additional support a bipartisan Congress can offer to move forward in 2018.

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In light of the Roy Moore allegations, it’s a wonder conservatives can still cry “family values” because this isn’t the first time the party has supported a sexual predator.

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In light of the Roy Moore allegations, it’s a wonder conservatives can still cry “family values” because this isn’t the first time the party has supported a sexual predator.

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If the bill becomes official, college students will quite literally be paying the price.

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If the bill becomes official, college students will quite literally be paying the price.

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Following the Alabama election, let’s take a look at the results, reactions and their broader implications.

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Following the Alabama election, let’s take a look at the results, reactions and their broader implications.

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Twitter’s new 280-character limit is all fun and games until the president starts to use it for his rants, insults and misuse of classified information.

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Twitter’s new 280-character limit is all fun and games until the president starts to use it for his rants, insults and misuse of classified information.

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You both love dogs, eating ice cream and watching Game of Thrones. It’s all wonderful, but what about when the dating turns to politics?

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You both love dogs, eating ice cream and watching Game of Thrones. It’s all wonderful, but what about when the dating turns to politics?

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A surprising wave of Democrats inundated Virginia politics, and many think Trump is the reason why.

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A surprising wave of Democrats inundated Virginia politics, and many think Trump is the reason why.

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Why we should all be terrified of the rise of the European far right.

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Why we should all be terrified of the rise of the European far right.

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This week’s local elections show a changing face for our legislators.

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This week’s local elections show a changing face for our legislators.

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Is living in a political bubble beneficial?

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Struggling to find the perfect political commentary? Piker has your daily dose of news and politics while serving up looks you can’t resist.

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Struggling to find the perfect political commentary? Piker has your daily dose of news and politics while serving up looks you can’t resist.

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American society runs on democracy and it’s important; but as a college student, are you using your democratic rights?

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American society runs on democracy and it’s important; but as a college student, are you using your democratic rights?

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Jump onboard if you are tired of heart-wrenching ballads.

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Jump onboard if you are tired of heart-wrenching ballads.

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Identifying terrorism by its correct name is the first step in combatting the crime itself.

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Identifying terrorism by its correct name is the first step in combatting the crime itself.

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With insurance costs on the rise, it’s time to bring universal health coverage into the ongoing conversation.

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With insurance costs on the rise, it’s time to bring universal health coverage into the ongoing conversation.

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Sean Spicer’s appearance at the Emmys has deeper implications than its face value.

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Sean Spicer’s appearance at the Emmys has deeper implications than its face value.

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Of all the topics Trump could have discussed on social media, he chose to focus on athletes who refused to stand for the American flag.

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Of all the topics Trump could have discussed on social media, he chose to focus on athletes who refused to stand for the American flag.

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How to have faith in the democratic process.

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How to have faith in the democratic process.

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In their decision to directly reflect reality, creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk have broached any entirely new level of terror.

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In their decision to directly reflect reality, creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk have broached any entirely new level of terror.

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The petty bickering might be frustrating, but it was designed to be.

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The petty bickering might be frustrating, but it was designed to be.

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Meet Maggie Kennedy, a ‘nasty woman’ set on informing the public on political issues and women’s rights.

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Meet Maggie Kennedy, a ‘nasty woman’ set on informing the public on political issues and women’s rights.

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Using influence over students to push politics isn’t just wrong, it flies in the face of what they’re supposed to be doing.

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Using influence over students to push politics isn’t just wrong, it flies in the face of what they’re supposed to be doing.

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The dystopian novels of yesterday are the political blueprints of today.

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The dystopian novels of yesterday are the political blueprints of today.

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Continually associating the two may actually make things worse.

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Continually associating the two may actually make things worse.

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To what extent can a teacher’s political opinions show up in the classroom?

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To what extent can a teacher’s political opinions show up in the classroom?

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Red or blue, conservative or liberal, it’s time that America puts stereotypes aside and unites as a nation.

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Red or blue, conservative or liberal, it’s time that America puts stereotypes aside and unites as a nation.

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Despite the political battlefield that the media has become, this year’s Super Bowl commercials failed to impress.

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Despite the political battlefield that the media has become, this year’s Super Bowl commercials failed to impress.

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In an atmosphere where political activism is an expectation, social pressure is working counter-productively, instilling apathy instead of passion.

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In an atmosphere where political activism is an expectation, social pressure is working counter-productively, instilling apathy instead of passion.

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While celebrities and the media focus on Trump’s depravity (and his tweets), the root of America’s problem is being overlooked.

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While celebrities and the media focus on Trump’s depravity (and his tweets), the root of America’s problem is being overlooked.

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Though there are real reasons to disparage both of the presidential candidates, they are just products of a broken system.

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Though there are real reasons to disparage both of the presidential candidates, they are just products of a broken system.

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In light of recent political events, college students and other members of the community must band together to promote education and open-mindedness.

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In light of recent political events, college students and other members of the community must band together to promote education and open-mindedness.

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I love you all, but please, please start fact-checking all of the bogus political articles you share on Facebook.

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I love you all, but please, please start fact-checking all of the bogus political articles you share on Facebook.

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Surrounded by idealistic peers with complete freedom of choice, college is the best time to experiment with political engagement.

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Surrounded by idealistic peers with complete freedom of choice, college is the best time to experiment with political engagement.

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It’s important to avoid blindly rejecting or accepting your family’s political stance. Your country depends on it.

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It’s important to avoid blindly rejecting or accepting your family’s political stance. Your country depends on it.