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A major political party sweeps  in and takes over a major branch of the U.S. government after a crushing defeat just two years before. If that sounds familiar, that’s because it’s one of the most …

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It’s truly an odd experience being an immigrant in the United States. Asian-Americans, Arab-Americans, Hispanic-Americans and all other hyphenated Americans who come to this country and wish to be a part of its story live …

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The 2016 election was a watershed moment for the Democratic Party. After a contentious presidential primary which divided the party into two separate camps, Hillary Clinton’s loss to Donald Trump marked the start of a …

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  Perhaps one of the greatest legal debates that’s persisted since the ratification of the U.S. Constitution has been: what is the most important consideration for a judge in reaching a decision?Is it contemporary social …

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It’s still difficult to imagine the time when the Democratic Party dominated Southern politics. Figures who were raised in the tradition of Confederate statesmen came to dominate Southern politics, and these Democrats, or “Dixiecrats,” were …