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Tag: Washington
  • Eastern Washington University Dominates as the only Political Group on Campus

    With this presidential election year no doubt being one of the most surprising, there was no short of surprises at our club’s fair this year to find out that amongst our 250 Clubs/Sponsors on campus, YAL happened to be the only political club. It was brought to my attention that both CD and CR dropped …

  • Speech Analysis

    If you’ve never played around with Wordle, it’s “a toy for generating ‘word clouds’ from text that you provide. The clouds give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently in the source text.” One blogger made six word clouds of 9-12 speeches from Presidents Washington, Jefferson, Lincoln, Nixon, Bush 2, and Obama. It’s hardly …

  • D.C.: Defies Constitution

    And aside from the voting seat in Congress thing, there is of course the unconstitutional war thing, the rampant ignoring of our guaranteed rights and liberties thing, the unjust intervention in the economy thing…

  • Washington’s expansion: The death throes of federalism?

    “As other American fiefdoms fade, Washington looms larger than ever” reports the Washington Post, explaining that while Washington has historically played second fiddle to American cities such as New York and Chicago and the capitals of other powerful nations, like London and Paris, it has seen an unprecedented rise in both power and popularity over …

  • The new president catches on quickly…