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Amy Coney Barrett at her confirmation hearing taught the American people nothing about her stances on such pressing issues.

Amy Coney Barrett: What We Didn’t Learn

Lucia Chico, Staff Writer October 29, 2020

Lasting a total of 20 hours, Amy Coney Barrett underwent Senate hearings ahead of her potential appointment as the next Justice of the Supreme Court. Even after plenty of questions, often redundant, the...

If confirmed, Amy Coney Barrett would shift the balance of the Supreme Court's ideology to the right, making the Court majority Conservative.

Amy Coney Barrett Begins Confirmation Hearings

Maria Odio, Staff Writer October 24, 2020

Over the past few days, Judge Amy Coney Barrett has attended multiple Supreme Court confirmation hearings held in response to her nomination. Confirmation hearings are held by the members of the Senate...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's potential successor sits at the opposite end of the political spectrum, and, if confirmed, would shift the Supreme Court to hold a conservative majority.

Judge Amy Coney Barrett: a Future Supreme Court Justice?

Daphne Renoux, Staff Writer October 14, 2020

Recently, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, one of the nine Supreme Court Justices, passed away. She left behind not only her legacy but also an empty seat on the Supreme Court. The president of the United States,...

As elections near, the entire nation is awaiting Congress's decision on whether Amy Coney Barrett will become the new Supreme Court justice.

Amy Coney Barrett- Perspectives on Both Sides of the Aisle

Arianna Hoyos, Staff Writer October 10, 2020

The first topic addressed during the presidential debate, which took place on Sept. 29, was whether Amy Coney Barrett, the current Supreme Justice nominee would be a satisfactory replacement in the Supreme...

Throughout her entire life, Ruth Bader Ginsburg has fought for equality for women in every aspect.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Letter to an Icon

Lauren Gregorio and Maia Berthier September 27, 2020

Dear the Notorious Ruth Bader Ginsburg, We want to thank you. We want to thank you for being one of the most inspiring and influential women of the 20th and 21st centuries. Ever since we were little...

After decades on the bench, the justice known as RBG has passed away with only a few months left in the Trump presidency.

The Tragic Passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Arianna Hoyos, Staff Writer September 19, 2020

The term “Notorious RBG” has become an affectionate national eponym for Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. On Friday, Sept. 18, the Supreme Court announced the death of the beloved 87-year-old...

“On the Basis of Sex” is the story of a milestone case in the history of gender equality.

On the Basis of Sex: the Legal Fight for Equality

Maia Berthier, Staff Writer February 5, 2019

Release Date: December 25, 2018 Director: Miriam Leder Starring: Felicity Jones (Ruth Badger Ginsburg), Armie Hammer (Martin D. Ginsburg), Cailee Spaeny (Jane Ginsburg), Kathy Bates (Dorothy Kenyon),...

Brett Kavanaugh took his oath of office on Oct. 8, 2018, and officially became a Supreme Court Justice of the United Sates.

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmation: The Final Decision of the Supreme Court

Melanie Estrada, Staff Witer October 11, 2018

After a long and tumultuous confirmation process, Congress voted Brett Kavanaugh onto the Supreme Court on Oct. 6. As President Donald Trump's pick, his conservative views will shift the ideology of the...

President Donald Trump shakes hand with Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch.

The Senate Goes Nuclear

Thomas Harley, Staff Writer May 4, 2017

Neil Gorsuch was nominated to the Supreme Court by the President of the United States, Donald Trump, a decision heralded by conservatives everywhere (even those vehemently against Trump), and widely criticized...

Greece deports migrants, Paris attack suspect arrested, Mississippi passes controversial bill and update on Keystone pipeline leak in this week's news.

Recap: April 4 – 10

Sophie Feinberg , Editor April 10, 2016

International Affairs Greece Starts Deporting Migrants to Turkey as E.U. Deal Takes Effect "They had braved risks and hardships to get to Greece, having crossed the narrow strait from Turkey in...

In news this week:
protests in Brazil, civilian rule reaffirmed in Myanmar, Clinton sweeps Tuesday's primaries and Sea World announces new orca policy.

Recap: March 14 – 20

Sophie Feinberg, Editor March 20, 2016

International Affairs Brazil protesters call for President Rousseff to resign "Huge crowds have taken to the streets across Brazil calling for President Dilma Rousseff to resign. Opponents blame...

Siamak Namazi's, Iranian-American detained in Iran, father arrested, Ramon Castro dies, Hillary Clinton wins South Carolina and KKK clashes in California.

Recap: February 22 – 28

Sophie Feinberg, Editor February 28, 2016

International Affairs 129 Killed in Syrian Bombings — as Kerry Announces 'Provisional' Truce "A bloody spasm of violence was reported to have killed almost 130 people Sunday in Syria as the United...

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