Articles published in November, 2016

Gotta give em’ hope

I don’t know about you, but I’m really, really, going to miss President Obama. In my first ever presidential election that I could participate in, I cast my ballot to re-elect him. On that fateful morning of November 8th in 2012, I threw on my formal school uniform (there was mass that day) and trussed…

Uniting under Hate

For better or for worse, Americans elected Donald J. Trump as the next President of the United States on November 8 in one of the most divisive elections in history. If anything, this election proved that there is intense division and hate that is rampant in our country. Americans elected a candidate that openly encouraged…

Believe it: Donald J. Trump to be 45th U.S. president

History was made in the early hours of Nov. 9 when it was announced that American voters elected Donald J. Trump the next President of the United States, bringing a long, hard- fought election cycle to a dramatic end. Trump edged out his opponent, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton, in an electoral victory of 279-228, according…

McGowan's Manifesto: It’s mourning in America

I wish I knew how to start this. I wish I could say how I’ve made my peace, that time will go on, that the people had their say. Hopefully, someday, I’ll get there. Right now, I am deeply, utterly, hurt and disappointed. I am not going to hold back for the sake of salvaging…