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(Almost) Everybody Loves Bernie: A Few Things You Already Knew About the Political Climate at Smith

News November 19, 2015 at 9:00 am 0 comments

Emily Kowalik ’18 Assistant Copy Editor As the semester races by, it seems as though everyone has their eyes on the 2016 presidential race. As Stephanie Capsuto ’18 said, and many others echoed, “Smith is a very liberal place.” It should be no surprise, therefore, that most Smith students  saidRead More

An (18)90s Throwback: America and the Second Gilded Age

Opinions November 12, 2015 at 9:00 am 1 comment

Nina Henry ’19 Contributing Writer American politics is experiencing a serious blast from the past: not Delano Democracy or Reagan Republicanism, as has been suggested by both parties, but 1890s style nativism, extreme income inequality and social darwinism. In the most recent GOP debate, moderator John Harwood told candidates thatRead More