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Black Lives Matter: Hashtag to Organization

Teja Brown, Editor of Politics

November 2, 2018

Filed under Politics, Showcase

    Five years ago, BlackLivesMatter was just a hashtag on Twitter about the death of Treyvon Martin by the hands of a police officer. Today, the movement has developed into a global organization that has been recognized and there have been more and more protests each year. What started as a few protests, turned into a movement and now has focused on influencing politics and policy. This movement focuses o...

Kavanaugh Controversy

Teja Brown, Editor of Politics

November 1, 2018

Filed under Politics, Showcase

  Over the last month, there has been an uproar about the Kavanaugh Hearing and the allegations of him sexually assaulting Doctor Christine Blasley Ford. Under United States Law and U.S. Constitution, Brett Kavanaugh is entitled to due process but some are suggesting that airing Ford’s claims are politically and systematically unjust. A good portion of Republican Senators are opposed to the idea of the hearing bei...

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