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Republican students have mixed post-election reactions

Troy Closson, Reporter

November 21

Filed under Campus, Student Groups

Throughout Northwestern’s predominantly liberal campus, many students were shocked to watch Donald Trump win the presidential election earlier this month. But it wasn’t just Democrats who were surprised. “I was really...

Less than 10 percent of Evanston voters cast ballot for Donald Trump

Ben Winck, Assistant City Editor

November 11

Filed under City, Local, National, Politics

Although the results of the presidential election stunned many, voting margins in Evanston were as expected for a predominantly-Democratic city. About 7 percent of Evanston residents voted for president-elect Donald Trump,...

Local women in politics mourn Clinton loss

Nora Shelly, City Editor

November 10

Filed under City, Latest Stories, Local, National, Politics, State

As the reality of a Donald Trump presidency began to sink in Wednesday, elected officials and leading women in the predominantly-Democratic city of Evanston lamented what could have been. Based on polling and punditry, people...

With Trump presidency looming, Muslim students feel unsafe, unwelcome

Fathma Rahman and Shane McKeon

November 9

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 ...