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The DePaulia

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The DePaulia

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks at a political roundtable in Bedford, New Hampshire on Friday, May 19, 2023.

Florida’s controversial governor, Ron DeSantis, running for president

Ruchi Nawathe, Nation and World Editor May 29, 2023

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) announced his running for presidency using Twitter’s premier audio feature on Wednesday, May 24. He is the first presidential candidate to announce his presidency over social...

In this courtroom sketch, U.S. Rep. George Santos, left, R-N.Y., sits with his attorney Joseph Murray in federal court, Wednesday, May 10, 2023, in Central Islip, N.Y.

George Santos facing criminal charges for corruption and lies

Lucia Preziosi, Contributing Writer May 21, 2023

White lies and obscure claims have finally caught Rep. George Santos (R-N.Y.) at his heels as he is facing a plethora of criminal charges of corruption and making false statements to Congress, shown in...

Mahboubeh Gorgband, of McKinney Texas, lays flower petals at a memorial established for the victims of the Wednesday shooting.

Tragedy in Allen, Texas continues to ignite gun control debate

Lucia Preziosi, Contributing Writer May 14, 2023

Eight victims. A dead gunman. Yet another point on the exhausted list of gun related tragedies that is only growing larger, as a shopping center in Allen, Texas becomes the most recent target of a mass...

Bharat: Soon to be the world’s most populous country

Bharat: Soon to be the world’s most populous country

Siona Chibber, Staff Writer May 14, 2023

With its population climbing every day, India will usurp China’s position as the most populous country, a position that China held for decades. Comparatively, China’s population has been declining...

Implications and impacts of the Inflation Reduction Act

Implications and impacts of the Inflation Reduction Act

Ruchi Nawathe, Nation and World Editor May 7, 2023

The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA), a sprawling piece of legislation that covers many different economic areas, including one of the largest steps taken by the U.S. government to reduce carbon emissions,...

Political commentator Tucker Carlson speaks with attendees at the 2018 Student Action Summit. Carlson recently severed ties with Fox News.

Tuckered out: Carlson severs ties with Fox News

Ruchi Nawathe, Nation and World Editor April 30, 2023

TV personality and conservative political commentator Tucker Carlson gained his massive following by spouting racist and xenophobic content on his Fox News show, “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” On Monday,...

Professional figure skater and figure skating choreographer Denali Foxx has competed on season 13 of “RuPaul’s Drag Race.”

Anti-drag legislation targets LGBTQ+ community

Lauren Coates, Staff Writer April 30, 2023

Over the past six months, more than a dozen states across the country have introduced anti-drag legislation. Whether it is referred to as “adult entertainment” or “cabaret,” the art form of drag...

Former president Jimmy Carter delivers a lecture on the eradication of Guinea worm disease at House of Lords in London in 2016.

Remembering the legacy of Jimmy Carter

Lucia Preziosi, Contributing Writer April 23, 2023

Following the news of Jimmy Carter’s admittance into hospice care at the age of 98, many are taking the time to reminisce on the former president’s dedication to kindness, compassion and peace.  Carter...

Protesters gathered in Tel Aviv, Israel to protest the Israeli government’s judicial overhaul.

Israel protests continue as Netanyahu promises negotiation

Noah Tomko-Jones, Contributing Writer April 9, 2023

Since being elected as Israel’s prime minister for the fifth time in November 2022, Benjamin Netanyahu and his right-wing coalition government have drawn plenty of attention and controversy. More...

Gloria Johnson, D-Knoxville, left, Justin Jones, center, and Justin Pearson arrive at Fisk University.

Tennessee House expels two Black representatives for protesting

Ruchi Nawathe, Nation and World Editor April 9, 2023

Tennessee House Republicans expelled two young Black Democrats, Reps. Justin Jones (D-Nashville) and Justin Pearson (D-Memphis), and attempted to expel a white Democrat after they protested in favor of...

TikTok on the chopping block: Bipartisan potential ban on the social media app is unprecedented

TikTok on the chopping block: Bipartisan potential ban on the social media app is unprecedented

Ruchi Nawathe, Nation and World Editor April 2, 2023

TikTok, a popular social media platform for short clips and videos, was introduced to the American public in 2017. Since then, it’s amassed more than 150 million users in the United States alone, a majority...

Former President Donald J. Trump watches the NCAA Wrestling Championships.

AP: Manhattan grand jury votes to indict Donald Trump, showing he, like all other presidents, is not an imperial king

Shannon Bow O'Brien, The Conversation | The University of Texas at Austin April 2, 2023

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) A Manhattan grand jury voted to indict former President Donald Trump on March 30, 2023,...

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