All posts by Fiona Byon

#Resist: A Social Media Sphere for a Changing Political Climate

A large and seemingly instantaneous protest movement has risen in cities across the nation – including all ages, genders, creeds, and spanning the political spectrum. But how do these protests start, and where does the mass organization come from? The protests occurring almost every day

#ObamaFarewell: 44’s Final Speech

Just 10 days before the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, President Barack Obama returned to Chicago to give his farewell address to the nation. While supporters stood in unity in Chicago, news outlets painted different pictures. Fox News opinion writer Bill Whalen said that Obama’s

After Trump: The Fracturing and the Future of the GOP

Beyond any particular party lines or staunchly-held ideologies, the indisputable fact that the GOP must now prepare to regroup, rebuild, and pick up the pieces of a party in disarray after the 2016 election. Media outlets across the nation agree that Donald J. Trump, the