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The state department President Biden inherits

The state department President Biden inherits

The State Department, despite its rather lack of regard from much of the American public, has been one of the most integral institutions of American History. If it weren’t for the diplomatic maneuvering of Thomas Jefferson, which secured French support for our...

A recap of Biden’s first week as president

A recap of Biden’s first week as president

On Jan. 20, Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, following a tumultuous year, a tense election and a historic win. From his new presidential Twitter account, Biden wrote: “There is no time to waste when it comes to tackling the crises we...

The decision-making behind reopening American schools

The decision-making behind reopening American schools

President-elect Joe Biden has promised to reopen most schools, which have been moved to online or hybrid instruction because of the global coronavirus pandemic, in the first 100 days of his presidency. The announcement follows his first 100 days national mask...

Fossil fuels versus clean energy: the facts

Fossil fuels versus clean energy: the facts

If you had been following the presidential election, chances are you have heard terms like “Green New Deal,” “fracking” and “clean energy.” President-Elect Joe Biden supports the Green New Deal, a proposed congressional resolution calling for a reduction of fossil...