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Thanks, Obama

Thanks, Obama

Jan. 20, 2009. I was in fourth grade at the time, craning my head so I could see the staticky classroom TV monitor better. My teacher was far more excited than my classmates were to watch the inauguration—history was happening. I was a little bit confused as to what...

Thank you ‘Mr. 44th’

Thank you ‘Mr. 44th’

Dear Former President Obama, Thank you for serving our nation with dignity, class, patience, style, eloquence, and integrity. As a Mexican-American citizen, not only am I thankful but I am grateful, grateful to have grown up as a 17-year-old with you as my president....

DACA: What it is and why it needs to be kept

DACA: What it is and why it needs to be kept

On Sept. 5, President Trump announced a possible end to the Obama-era program, DACA, that currently protects around 800,000 young, undocumented immigrants from deportation. As the acronym rapidly spreads around hundreds of news and media platforms, it is essential for...