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A Toast To the American Dream

A Toast To the American Dream

Opinions February 8, 2017 at 8:35 pm 0 comments

Lupe Valle ‘20 Contributing Writer What is more inspirational than the Atlanta Falcons coming into the 2017 Super Bowl against the New England Patriots after securing only one Super Bowl appearance in their franchise history (in comparison to the Patriot’s four wins)? Perhaps the Budweiser commercial that manifests itself asRead More

The Cost of Trump’s Executive Order On Immigration

The Cost of Trump’s Executive Order On Immigration

Opinions February 8, 2017 at 8:22 pm 0 comments

Dana Chen ‘20 Contributing Writer On the heels of his inauguration, President Trump issued an executive order barring citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries in the Middle East from entering the United States and temporarily suspending the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program. Remaining true to his campaign promises, Trump cited potentialRead More

Smith Grapples With “Sanctuary” Status

Smith Grapples With “Sanctuary” Status

Opinions February 1, 2017 at 8:36 pm 0 comments

Illariadana’ AC Contributing Writer Francisco Peralta was a student of San Diego City College where he now works as a peer mentor. He says he jumped on this job opportunity because City College had provided him with a new life. Peralta came to the United States in 2000 undocumented. AfterRead More

Lost Ideal- The American Melting Pot

Opinions September 22, 2016 at 8:50 pm 0 comments

Sophia Zhu ‘18 Opinions Editor This semester, I am interning at the Washington D.C. office of a non-profit political foundation affiliated with the German Green Party. As a Chinese person working in a German organization at the U.S. Capitol, I always have endless conversation topics with people around me because ofRead More

Smith alumna talks deportation and immigration justice

News April 7, 2016 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Sunnie Yi Ning ’19 Assistant News Editor Julia Xia ’19 Contributing Writer On April 1 in the Lewis Center Global Studies Lounge, Northwestern Professor and Smith alumna, Jacqueline Stevens ’84, spoke about the injustice of deportation laws in the U.S. The lecture, Government Illegals: Deportation and the Rule of Law,Read More