Tagged Donald Trump


Angela Keaton Speaks at the U

On February 28, Young Americans for Liberty (YAL) and College Libertarians hosted speaker Angela Keaton in Coffman Memorial Union. Keaton spoke on antiwar beliefs, the status of the antiwar movement in the current political climate, and the future of the antiwar movement. Angela Keaton is currently the executive director of antiwar.com, a leading source for antiwar…


Kellyanne Conway speaks at CPAC

Staff from the Minnesota Republic attended the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington, DC. The conference, widely described as the center of the conservative political movement, indicative of the movement’s wider direction and thought. To kick off the conference, Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway was interviewed by Mercedes Schlapp onstage. The tone was…


Driven to discover

As part of the University of Minnesota’s “Driven to Discover” advertising campaign, many of the values of the university are celebrated and displayed with pride. However, one goal seems to be grounded on the basis of creating a liberal, politically correct group of students. The “Driven to Discover” ad campaign is a four-part series explaining…


The Surprise of Trump’s Election

The day before Donald Trump’s inauguration, the Center for the Study of Politics and Governance within the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs hosted an event entitled “The Surprise of Trump’s Election: Polling, Election, Analysis, and Populism.” The event, moderated by Dr. Larry Jacobs and held in the mostly full Cowles Auditorium, featured…


LGBT Immigrant Stories

As Donald Trump assumes the presidency, many Americans are worried that the rights of the LGBT community and immigrants are being put in jeopardy. On January 23, students and professors from all sexual orientations, nationalities, and ethnicities gathered at Elmer L. Andersen Library to attend the “LGBT Immigrant Stories” event. Packed into a room of about…

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