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With Trump presidency looming, Muslim students feel unsafe, unwelcome

Fathma Rahman and Shane McKeon

November 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, Election 2016

As the news set in that Donald Trump would win the presidential election, Muslim students said they feared the president-elect’s rhetoric will make living in the United States treacherous for people of their faith. “I ...

Students working with campaigns aimed to affect critical elections

Jonah Dylan, Reporter

November 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, Election 2016

Robert Bourret said he wanted the experience of working on a political campaign before he graduated from Northwestern. And with what he called one of the most competitive House races in the country — Illinois’ 10th district ...

First-generation American voters at NU discuss election rhetoric around immigrants

Mariana Alfaro, Web Editor

November 9, 2016

Filed under Campus, Diversity and Inclusion, Election 2016

As Dalit Hendel sat in a room filled with students on the verge of tears Tuesday night, the Weinberg senior remembered what her parents had taught her about diversity. “Diversity helps expand the mind,” she recalled. “...

Schwalb: Even under Trump, hate must not triumph

Jessica Schwalb, Opinion Editor

November 9, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

The United States last night elected an unqualified, sexist, Islamophobic president, even as unimaginable as that result seemed just hours earlier. From our liberal bubble on the shores of Lake Michigan, it’s hard to reckon...

College Democrats Presidents: A final pitch for Hillary Clinton

Samantha Rose and Sydney Selix

November 7, 2016

Filed under Columns, Contributors, Opinion

Today we, the presidents of College Democrats, are about to participate in our very first presidential election. And who are our choices? Hillary Clinton is a woman whose achievements and work ethic continue to inspire us. In...

Jasper: Trump candidacy shows Republican Party has abandoned Reagan

Mila Jasper, Op-Ed Contributor

November 6, 2016

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

Ronald Reagan is a mythical persona in American politics. My generation was not alive during any part of the Reagan presidency, yet I have seen students wearing “Reagan Bush ’84” T-shirts around Northwestern’s campus....