The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane Hosts College Democrats of America Summer Convention

Courtesy of College Democrats of Louisiana

Amy Nankin, News Editor

September 12, 2019

Tulane University hosted the 60th annual College Democrats of America Summer Convention Sep. 6-8. Around 450 college students and recent graduates representing 30 different state federations attended the convention.

OPINION: Students react to visit from Rashida Tlaib, call for Democratic accountability

Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib poses with the executive board of the Tulane Muslim Students Association

Cliff Soloway, Jewell Prim, and Lauren Allen

September 12, 2019

Before Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib took office in January, the depth of her heritage was already a source of inspiration. Before her first day on Capitol Hill, one of Tlaib’s Instagram posts prompted thousands of Palestinian women to share photos of their Palestinian-embroidered dresses with the hashtag #TweetYourThobe. Since then, the first Pales...

Blue ripple leaves both parties in a purple haze

Matt Saletta, Views Editor

November 8, 2018

Political meteorologists spent months preparing the country for a blue wave, even suggesting that a “tsunami” was on the horizon. But on Tuesday, when the election finally came, the blue wave rolled in softly. In the wake of the blue ripple, our nation is struggling to discern a deeper meaning from the ...

Democratic party must first rebuild, then resist

Daniel Gottlieb, Contributing Writer

March 7, 2017

So much for claims of the inevitable collapse of the Republican party. Take the Democrats out of democracy, and you have an image of the current state of American politics — not to mention the increasing power of conservative parties in countries like the United Kingdom, France, Holland and Isra...