On September 17, 2017, an engineering student named Scout Schultz was shot and killed by Georgia Tech police officers. The campus struggled in the aftermath.
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.
While mainstream publications have made financial gains with sponsored articles, questions persist about sponsors’ effect on the media’s independence and public perceptions of the press.
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 private platforms attempt to curb alt-right activity on the web, they must also recognize their role as the modern guardians of free speech.
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.