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Campus political groups gear up for 2020 election

Mackenzie Bookamer , Contributing Writer September 30, 2020

With the presidential election only five weeks away and a particularly volatile political climate, the youth vote — voters ages 18 to 29 — have the ability to wield significant political power. Millennials...

Tulane must find ways to facilitate the voting process for its students this year.

OPINION | Tulane must facilitate mail-in voting

Deeya Patel, Views Editor September 23, 2020

The 2020 presidential election is a high stakes event and Tulane University students have always done their part to hold their peers accountable in the election process. Now, during the pandemic, students...

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Students for Warren gears up for 2020 Election

Charlotte Block, Associate Editor February 6, 2020

With the 2020 primary elections underway, some students have begun advocating for their presidential candidate of choice, Elizabeth Warren. In an effort to influence student voters and spread awareness...

Students pose in the LBC with Chasten Buttigieg and Mandy Moore during a campaign visit to New Orleans.

Chasten Buttigieg and Mandy Moore stump for Pete Buttigieg during Tulane visit

Campbell Lutz and Josh Axelrod November 18, 2019

Stopping on a campaign trip to New Orleans, Chasten Buttigieg, the husband of 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, visited Tulane on Sunday morning to speak with students. The...

College Democrats at their 2019 convention

DNC must increase its support for College Democrats across the country

Jackson Faulkner, Contributing Writer September 11, 2019

Jackson Faulkner is the Development Director of the College Democrats of Louisiana. While the rhetoric of the 2019 College Democrats of America Summer Convention held at Tulane this past weekend...

Tulane student becomes president of College Democrats’ statewide chapter

Tulane student becomes president of College Democrats’ statewide chapter

Kila Moore , News Editor November 8, 2018

More than ever before, college students are taking a more active role in politics. For Tulane University sophomore Henry Walther, however, his role involves leading a cohort of college students working...

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Young Americans for Liberty hosts bipartisan discussion against death penalty

Michael Chen, Contributing Reporter November 6, 2018

Last Thursday at 7:26 p.m., Edmund Zagorski became the first man to die by electric chair in Tennessee since 2007. Zagorski, who was convicted of drug-related murders in 1983, requested the electric chair,...

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Political Organization Spotlight

Sophie Brams, Staff Reporter September 27, 2018

With the increasing polarization in American politics, political science experts say college campuses are increasingly targeting college students to get them to vote. Freshmen are finally at voting...

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Political organizations preach open discussion, gather for debate

Matt Saletta, Associate News Editor April 18, 2018

On Wednesday, April 11, a panel of Tulane students gathered in Joseph Merrick Jones Hall for a public debate on eight pressing political issues the United States faces today. Four groups were represented:...

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Pain of Parkland: Students mobilize against gun violence

Sanjali De Silva and Josh Axelrod February 28, 2018

Many Americans are all too familiar with the mass shooting cycle: public outrage, political inaction and then quiet after a few weeks. Parkland was different. According to Vox among others, the Parkland...

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