HPR writers weigh in on the implications of the recent tensions between President Trump and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and analyze the potential consequences of Tillerson’s resignation.
In 2016, Trump capitalized on white resentment towards immigrants by posing immigration as a threat to the American meritocracy. In 2020, he could secure victory by painting affirmative action as the same threat to white America.
As expanding research shows the danger of playing football, Trump’s calls for a more violent NFL fit well into white America’s history of objectifying black athletes for their own entertainment.
As many private and state actors push further into space, a lack of rules and norms could lead to significant legal costs for the United States.
In an era of increasing polarization, Austin Petersen, 36-year-old libertarian from Missouri, aims to bridge the ideological gap between Democrats and Republicans.
Why President Trump’s failure to develop a coherent military doctrine could spell disaster for American foreign policy.
While current proposals to reform FAFSA solve the form’s issues of length and complexity, they fail to account for questions of security, abuse, and universality. However, one proposal offers hope of a comprehensive solution.