political

A Political Matchmaker the Youth Vote Has Been Waiting For

Written by Anthony Petronzio, Photo Courtesy of Hunter Scarborough

In our smartphone-dominated society, there seems to be an app for every aspect of our lives. Whether it be for news (Twitter), gossip (Yik Yak), or even love (Tinder), we have found ways to connect everything to the phones in our hand.

Tinder especially has shown to be heavily influential; not just for the way it has changed modern hookups, but for its creative “swipe” model as a means of sifting through information. Hunter Scarborough, an aspiring entrepreneur, noticed how efficient Tinder’s model was and decided to apply it to a significantly different aspect of society: politics.

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Bernie Sanders’ Tax Plan for the Masses

Written by N. James Brago; Photo Courtesy of Marc Nozell

Unless you’ve been residing beneath a rock the last few months, you’ve most likely come across the campaign slogan, “Feel the Bern”. This, of course, is the motto of presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont. You may see the catchy phrase written in chalk on the street, etched on the side of highway bypasses, or across the bumper of a car, but what does it stand for? What does Bernie Sanders stand for?

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