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Commander-in-Tweet: Pop-up showcases President Trump’s social media

Commander-in-Tweet: Pop-up showcases President Trump’s social media

Dirce Toca

October 23, 2017


Filed under Multimedia, News

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” brought a museum-like exhibit satirizing President Trump’s Twitter feed to Chicago for the weekend of Oct. 20. Read More »...

Trump sparks liberal awakening

Trump sparks liberal awakening

Brenden Moore

February 5, 2017


Filed under Nation & World, Politics

There’s been an awakening. Have you felt it? Read More »

LIVE BLOG: Trump presidency begins with D.C. party, Chicago protests

LIVE BLOG: Trump presidency begins with D.C. party, Chicago protests

Brenden Moore and Danielle Harris

January 20, 2017


Filed under News, Politics

Donald Trump will be sworn in as the forty-fifth President of the United States at noon today. The DePaulia has team coverage, with political editor Brenden Moore reporting from Washington D.C. and other reporters covering various protests taking place on campus and around Chicago. Follow along with...

Young inauguration-goers mull whether Trump represents future

Young inauguration-goers mull whether Trump represents future

Brenden Moore

January 19, 2017


Filed under Nation & World, Politics

WASHINGTON D.C. -- The swamp began to fill Thursday afternoon as supporters of President-elect Donald Trump came from far and wide to celebrate the billionaire’s once-thought impossible ascension to the U.S. Presidency. Wearing ‘Make America Great Again’ hats and other pro-Trump attire, supp...

Sparse crowds, pockets of resistance evident ahead of Trump’s inauguration

Sparse crowds, pockets of resistance evident ahead of Trump’s inauguration

Brenden Moore

January 19, 2017


Filed under Nation & World, Politics

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Sparse crowds walked the National Mall, snapping pictures and taking in the moment, as the country prepares to inaugurate President-elect Donald Trump in less than 24 hours. Even as vendors sell pro-Trump and anti-Hillary Clinton merchandise steps from the capitol and families with...

Illinois delegation split on attending Trump inauguration

Illinois delegation split on attending Trump inauguration

Associated Press

January 19, 2017


Filed under Politics

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois' elected leaders are split on whether they're attending President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration. Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and Democratic Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel aren't planning to attend. While Republicans including U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam of Wheaton are going,...

DePaul alum Charlotte Pence talks dad’s election as VP

DePaul alum Charlotte Pence talks dad’s election as VP

Brenden Moore

January 18, 2017


Filed under News, Politics

Recent DePaul graduate Charlotte Pence has done what many millennials have upon graduation: move in with her parents. What makes her situation incomparable to others, however, is that as of Jan. 20, home will be the U.S. Naval Observatory in Washington, D.C. and her father, Mike Pence, will be t...

Analysis: Voters knew Trump’s flaws, elected him anyway

Analysis: Voters knew Trump’s flaws, elected him anyway

Brenden Moore

November 14, 2016


Filed under News, Politics

It wasn’t supposed to turn out this way. No, everyone from pollsters to pundits to the markets anticipated a historic Hillary Clinton win in the presidential race. Read More »...

Anti-Trump protesters take to downtown streets, say ‘not my president’

Anti-Trump protesters take to downtown streets, say ‘not my president’

Brenden Moore

November 10, 2016


Filed under News, Politics

In November 2008, thousands of millennials with hope on their minds filled Grant Park to listen to their President-elect, Barack Obama, declare that “change has come to America.” Eight years later, the scene could not be any more different as thousands of angry and disillusioned young people took...

Storylines to look out for on Election Day

Storylines to look out for on Election Day

Brenden Moore

November 7, 2016


Filed under News

After a seemingly endless campaign season both in Illinois and around the country, ballots will be counted and winners declared tomorrow night. Here are a few observations/storylines to look out for on Election Day: Hillary Clinton is the favorite to win the presidency, but Donald Trump is st...

EDITORIAL: With Vincentian values in mind, Clinton for president

EDITORIAL: With Vincentian values in mind, Clinton for president

Editorial Board

October 31, 2016


Filed under Opinions, Politics

On Nov. 8, the American people will vote to elect a new president. They’ve heard the ads, the sparring matches that were called debates and they’ve expressed their opinions of the candidates, openly and behind closed doors. This year their votes will reveal the true character of this country....

LIVE BLOG: Clinton, Trump face off in final debate

LIVE BLOG: Clinton, Trump face off in final debate

Brenden Moore

October 19, 2016


Filed under News, Politics

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