Spring 2020

 

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Contemporary Chinese Economic Foreign Policy and its Implications for the Future

  China’s thrust into the global stage has allowed for a mesmerizing level of economic growth over recent decades. This growth, founded on Chinese integration into the international economy, has permitted China to begin exporting its industrial capacity as a...

The Transfer of Power

  CREDIT: SAUL LOEB/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES Long ago I sat in Dr. Mancini’s course 145, American History to the Civil War. Back then his exclamations were lost on me. “Can you believe it?! A peaceful transfer of power?!” Washington had given his farewell address and...

Mental Illness in the Pandemic

The Coronavirus pandemic has caused a lot of heartache since its arrival to the U.S. in March of 2020: death, financial hardship, panic and fear. But something I believe that everyone was ill-prepared for when the world went into shut-down mode was the toll that all...

Retrospective on the 2020 Election

In the aftermath of the 2020 election, my feelings have been a mix of relief that the election cycle is over, but concern and uncertainty about the future. In complete honestly, I did not expect the reaction to the election results to be as tame as it has been. I find...

Post-Election Uncertainty

I am personally concerned about the state of our elections, as well as our general political apparatus, in the United States. I find it disconcerting that the discussion or investigation of voter fraud or international meddling is met with resistance. In 2016,...

Year 2020: The Presidential Election

Around the beginning of April, people began to realize that the rest of 2020 would be much different than what had been expected at the beginning of the year. The coronavirus had spread throughout the world and began to affect the United States. Many issues were being...

Poland’s Culture War: LGBT Rights

Introduction: The ‘LGBT Ideology’ Prior to the ascension of President Andrzej Duda and the right-wing, populist Law and Justice Party (PiS), Poland actually witnessed promising signs of increasing LGBT tolerance. Same-sex relations were becoming less taboo and...

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