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Increased hate circulating in the wake of 2016 election

Samantha Cupolo, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017

Filed under Election 2016, News, Online Exclusives

“You don’t belong in this country.”  This is a common phrase reverberating throughout America following the recent win for Donald Trump. This election season has created an air of tension amongst the people of the count...

The effects of social media on the 2016 presidential election

Rachelle Casement and Isabella Italiano, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Filed under Election 2016

This election seems to constantly be in the press as candidates do the expected, unexpected, and are just plain newsworthy.  All of these endeavors are captured and communicated through social media.    “Facebook has a ...

Meet the spouses: The possible first lady or gentleman

Laura Francavilla and Christina Lipari, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Filed under Election 2016

On November 8,  the country will vote for a new president and gain a new first spouse in the process.  Throughout American history, the first lady has played an important role. Current first lady Michelle Obama created the ...

Donald Trump: The facts

Samantha Cupolo, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Filed under Election 2016

National Security: Donald Trump wants to rebuild the US military. He plans to repeal the defense sequester and create a new budget to allow for more readily available resources for our military. Trump also wants to invest part ...

The tactic of mudslinging: Past, present, and future

Dan Lewis and Sam Mahoney, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Filed under Election 2016

Mudslinging in this election has been some of the worst in American history and the low popularity of the candidates only serves to increase the number of voters receptive to the insults. Mudslinging is defined as the implem...

Hillary Clinton: The Facts

Liam Higgins, Copy Editor

November 7, 2016

Filed under Election 2016

National Security: Hillary Clinton supports increasing regulations on purchasing firearms and expanding background checks. She wants to ban individuals on the terrorist watch list from purchasing firearms.  Mrs. Clinton want...

The viewing party at the first presidential debate

Alexandra Doulos, Editor-in-Chief

November 7, 2016

Filed under Election 2016

On September 26, I was given the incredible opportunity to attend the pre-debate programming held at Hofstra University.  The high school event focused on providing teenagers who will become voters in the next election with insi...

The impact and influence of celebrities in the 2016 election

Michelle Mifsud and Nicole Fennell, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016

Filed under Election 2016

As with most presidential elections, many celebrities have been showing their support for either the Republican nominee, Donald Trump, or the Democratic nominee, Hillary Clinton, through the use of social media and holding fu...

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