Thursday, May 13, 2021

Politics

LUXE MOGUL SPOTLIGHT: CAMERON WHITTEN

Cameron Whitten–a 30-year-old activist known for his involvement in environmentalism, the fight for social justice, and advocating for affordable housing–is this month’s mogul spotlight for his influence and contributions to his community. A DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH Whitten grew up just...

MARRIAGE EQUALITY: STATES SEEK TO...

In 2015 the US Supreme Court officially legalized same-sex marriage across the country in Obergefell v. Hodges, cementing a change to the standard that marriage was designed to be between one man and one woman. Though that landmark decision...

THE MOST INFLUENTIAL FIRST LADIES...

WHO ARE THEY? WHAT DID THEY DO? When most people think about the roles of the government, they think of the Senate, the House of Representatives, and the President, but one role that people often overlook is that of the...

WOMEN WHO CHOOSE TO BE...

Up until fairly recently, a woman’s worth and status were not defined by her accomplishments alone, but rather by those of her husband, as well as her ‘duty’ as a wife and mother. In such a world, single women...

FILIBUSTER 101

THE SENATE’S CONTROVERSIAL DEBATE  For the last several months, Democrats and Republicans have been debating the existence of one of the signature traits of the United States Senate: the filibuster.  The filibuster is made possible by the long-standing tradition of unlimited...