One Word: A Snapshot of the 2016 Democratic National Convention

The HPR met the following ten individuals at the 2016 Democratic National Convention. They were asked to describe their thoughts and emotions in one word.

Joe Choe | July 29, 2016

HPRgument: The Putsch in Turkey

  On July 15th, factions in Turkey’s military attempted a coup d’état to oust President Erdogan and his elected government. After a struggle that lasted through the night, the coup failed, leaving hundreds dead in the streets and the nation in a fragile state. Since then, President Erdogan has begun a purge of all branches of government and […]

Sebastian Reyes | July 23, 2016

Aleppo: The Final Frontier?

As the Syrian civil war rages in and around Aleppo, the city's strategic significance has been a hot topic of discussion.

Malvika Menon | July 2, 2016

The New Nuclear Madman

Donald Trump's nuclear strategy of unpredictability creates a more dangerous world.

Ali Dastjerdi | June 28, 2016

Why People Love Trump: A Case Study of Milo Yiannopoulos

Yiannopoulos and Trump benefit when student activists refuse to respectfully engage in discourse.

Akash Wasil | June 18, 2016

Doomsday on Bloomsday

One year ago today, Donald Trump announces his candidacy for president. The fact that this announcement came on Bloomsday seems more than fitting.

Justin Curtis | June 16, 2016