Politics - page 4
Apr 9, 2008

Zimbabwe’s Election Crisis

“Things are very confusing, looks like we are heading for a civil war and total destruction, its a ticking time ...

Apr 1, 2008

And Now for Something Completely Different: An African Pseudo-Dictator Seems Poised to Illegally Seize Power (*gasp*)

Zimbabweans headed to the polls this past Saturday (March 29th) in a historic vote challenging President Robert Mugabe’s 28-year iron...

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Mar 14, 2008

The Schadenfreude of Spitzer

For you non- German speakers out there, Schadenfreude (sha-den-froy-duh) means to take pleasure in the pain of others. There’s been...

Mar 12, 2008

Politics and Prostitution: The Pathetic Case of Eliot Spitzer

What is it about politics that makes men think they can get away with being total scumbags? I’m so incredibly...

Mar 3, 2008

A Girl’s Guide to Recessions (Part 2)

A few days ago, I began my research into the often frightening and very often misunderstood word known as recession....

Feb 27, 2008

Hilary and Barack: When Attack Ads Backfire

Many candidates running in the primaries are able to go back to their political careers nearly unscathed by the political...

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Feb 26, 2008

Yikes: Man Stabbed For Supporting Obama

Right now, politics are more heated than I can certainly ever remember them being. Especially for the “liberal” and “open...

The Hillary Problem: Women Should be NICE

Everybody wants to tell me how they feel about Hillary. Super Tuesday has come and gone. In spite of the...

Feb 13, 2008

Barackula: Our Vampire Killing Candidate

MTV (who apparently has nothing better to do) is reporting that a movie musical called “Barackula” will debut online in...

Feb 8, 2008

George W.’s Last Hoorah

Due to the fact that I was surrounded by the most politically minded people in school – who now, mind...

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Jan 11, 2008

Greasy Grenier Wants to F**k the S**t Out Of You

You might know Adrian Grenier as the slightly smug, slightly self-centered, but always adorable Vince from HBO’s hit Entourage. Although...

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Jan 9, 2008

It’s Primary Season… Why Should I Care?

With the infamous Iowa caucus and the first Primaries (in New Hampshire, if you haven’t been paying much attention) out...

Nov 30, 2007

On the Issues: A Crash Course in Politics

It’s ok if you’re not “into politics” as much as you would like to be – a lot of people...

Aug 21, 2007

B-Rock Brings Politics to the Streets

Young African American Democratic contender Barack Obama has made quite a splash as his 2008 presidential candidacy campaign pushes forward....

Jun 19, 2007

“Sicko” Leaks Online… Will it Change Your Mind?

When it comes to politics, I’m every activist’s worst nightmare, regardless of whether they sport a bleeding heart or a...

Jun 2, 2007

The New Affirmative Action Plan

Because of my recent discovery that I lack of knowledge of anything that doesn’t involve Britney Spears or Lindsay Lohan,...

May 28, 2007

A Little Life Lesson

Having spent 4 out of 5 nights this week working late, my DVR has acquired quite a collection of shows...

Apr 30, 2007

Sexual Politics of the Keg

So, it’s finals, which means I probably shouldn’t have been out partying all weekend, but nonetheless, here I am today,...

Apr 27, 2007

American Pride? Not So Much

I don’t know why, but for some reason the sight of an American flag waving in front of someone’s house...

Mar 22, 2007

MySpace: You have a friend request from… the Future Pres?!

The New York Times reported in a recent article that the candidates for the 2008 election will be using social...