Post Tagged with: "Hillary Clinton"

We Need to Say Goodbye to the Electoral College

We Need to Say Goodbye to the Electoral College

Opinions November 17, 2016 at 8:38 pm 3 comments

Anna Casasco ’19 Contributing Writer I voted for Hillary Clinton, just like the majority of people on campus did. The election result not only hurt me, but it made me realize that we do not live in a democracy like our government and people would like to claim. Citizens areRead More

An Open Letter to Those Considering a Third Party Vote

An Open Letter to Those Considering a Third Party Vote

Opinions October 27, 2016 at 8:49 pm 0 comments

  Sophie Wilson ’20 Contributing Writer   If you are planning on voting third party in the upcoming presidential election, I urge you to reconsider. In this election, voting third party is more than just a wasted vote; it is a damaging one. While you may find neither candidate suitsRead More

Blind Partisan Fight Continues to Block Supreme Court Confirmation Process

Blind Partisan Fight Continues to Block Supreme Court Confirmation Process

Opinions October 27, 2016 at 8:38 pm 0 comments

Emily Kowalik ’18 Assistant Opinions Editor “I promise you that we will be united against any Supreme Court nominee that Hillary Clinton, if she were president, would put up,” are the words Senator John McCain said on a recent Philadelphia radio show. What is even more alarming than the venomous partisanshipRead More

Smith Bipartisan Coalition Hosts Debate Viewing

Smith Bipartisan Coalition Hosts Debate Viewing

News October 27, 2016 at 8:20 pm 0 comments

Isabella Tagliati ’19 Contributing Writer On Oct. 19, the Smith Bipartisan Coalition hosted the third debate watch viewing party in the Campus Center’s Carol Room. This event was put on in collaboration with the Smith Democrats and Smith’s Government department. The room was packed with people, seeing as many SmithRead More

Who Triumphed in the First Presidential Debate?

Who Triumphed in the First Presidential Debate?

Opinions October 6, 2016 at 8:32 pm 0 comments

  Emily Kowalik ’18 Assistant Opinions Editor Last Monday at Hofstra University in New York, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump lashed out at one another on the debate stage in a fight to win over undecided voters. While these candidates are very close in the polls, there are a decisive number of undecideds.Read More

Hillary Clinton and Sexism in the Media

Hillary Clinton and Sexism in the Media

Opinions October 6, 2016 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

  Sophie Wilson ‘18 Contributing Writer At the beginning of this election cycle, I was a staunch Bernie supporter. Born into the end of Bill Clinton’s time in office, I spent the entirety of my life with the same two presidents: George W. Bush and Barack Obama. I grew upRead More

Why Hillary Clinton isn’t winning young women votes like she anticipated

Opinions April 28, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Anna Casasco ’19 Contributing Writer With the potential to become the first female presidential nominee, you would think that women would vote for her, right? Women would support a fellow woman who is committed to feminist issues over an older white man? That’s what Clinton thought too, but in realityRead More

Photo courtesy of Nina Henry '19 | Members of the student group Smith for Hillary stood onstage behind Hillary Clinton as she made a speech during a campaign stop in Springfield on Feb 29.

Hillary Clinton Rallies in Springfield Before Super Tuesday Win

News March 10, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

  Anna Caliandro ’18 Contributing Writer On the day before Super Tuesday, Hillary Clinton held a rally at The Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History in Springfield Mass. If Clinton is to secure the Democratic presidential nomination, the rally may well find its place on the walls ofRead More

You Can’t See the Issue for the Semantics

You Can’t See the Issue for the Semantics

Opinions December 10, 2015 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Emily Kowalik ‘18 Assistant Copy Editor As if engaged in an endless game of Twister, Hillary Clinton continues to bend herself backwards in an attempt to please every potential voter. Rolling back the clock to 2003, in an interview on WABC’s “John Gambling Show,” Clinton said, “I am, you know,Read More

Benghazi, Mansplaining and the Republican Party: A Triumph for Hillary

Opinions October 29, 2015 at 10:23 am 1 comment

Nora Turriago ’16 Opinions Editor This past week was intense for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, as she faced hours of questioning from the House Select Committee on Benghazi. The New York Times editorial board called the Republican members of Congress “spiteful” and their grilling “pointless.” However, despite the tediousRead More