The Tulane Hullabaloo

Trump’s solar tariffs perpetuate denial of climate change

Jonathan Krantz, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018

On Jan. 22, President Donald Trump imposed a new tariff targeting washing machines and, more frustratingly, solar energy. These new taxes, dubbed “safeguard tariffs,” are being framed as an important and necessary move t...

Border wall deal distracts from impact on DACA recipients

Jordan Hall, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018

In September 2017, President Trump announced the termination of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. Thus began the nightmare for the 689,800 DACA recipients currently living in the U.S. As Tulane students, we must rec...

Results of Czech elections mirror U.S., demonstrate global frustrations

Cadence Neenan, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017

On Friday, the people of the Czech Republic went to the polls and overwhelmingly elected billionaire-turned-politician Andrej Babiš as Czech prime minister. If the phrase “billionaire-turned-politician” is not already ringing in yo...

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 conservat...