September 22, 2021
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Review: New book masterfully exposes lies behind Afghanistan war

By | Sep 13, 2021

“The Afghanistan Papers” is a grim but masterful exposé of the corruption and deception that fueled the Afghanistan War.


Review: Obama’s memoir makes too many excuses

By | Dec 9, 2020

In his memoir, “A Promised Land,” President Barack Obama had the potential to come to terms with the shortcomings of his administration, but instead he creates an idyllic image of himself.


Review: ‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ fans political flames

By | Oct 2, 2018

“Fahrenheit 11/9” is a film that entices the viewer to take action, any action, that will help make America great, because it never has been.


Q&A: Professor’s timely rhetorical analysis published in journal

By | Sep 25, 2018

One Ithaca College professor recently co-authored an essay rhetorically analyzing eulogies given after the murders of African Americans, which was published in the Journal of Contemporary Rhetoric.


Stop obsessing over 2020

By | Apr 4, 2018

Too much contemporary reporting focuses on horse race coverage — who’s winning and who’s losing on a given day or week.


Too much focus on the White House

By | Sep 30, 2017

In the media’s never-ending quest for viewers and clicks, it’s the public — not the Trump administration — that loses.


CVE program targets Muslims

By | Sep 11, 2017

CVE should focus on the integration and success of Muslim communities rather than their ability to identify terrorists.


National Recap: Missiles escalate Syrian conflict

By | Apr 12, 2017

In response to the most recent use of chemical weapons, President Donald Trump acted decisively, firing 59 missiles to a Syrian air base.


Trumpism on trial

By | Apr 10, 2017

Throughout the campaign, Trump relied on grandiose statements rather than proposing actual policy positions.


National Recap: Trump freezes environmental protections

By | Apr 5, 2017

Trump solidified his anti-environmental policies when he signed an executive order March 28, rolling back environmental protections.


Confirm Neil Gorsuch

By | Mar 22, 2017

Through captivating narratives and occasional humor, he is known for making his decisions engaging and accessible to all audiences.


National Recap: Trump era and women’s rights

By | Jan 25, 2017

In addition to what Trump has said, many now debate how his policies and administration will impact women’s rights.