Tag: politics

Opinion

The problem with the Centrist movement: does it even exist?

Analyzing the core assumptions of Centrism reveals its inadequacy an ideology and political movement. The Centrist movement in the U.S. suffers from a major issue: they don’t exist and they don’t even know it. Centrism is the political philosophy that focuses on pragmatism and solutions. On its official website, the […]

Focal Points

Road to D.C: Presidential inauguration

Thousands are expected to flock to the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 20 to watch Donald Trump become the 45th president of America. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE. This unique and stressful campaign is finally over. President-elect Donald Trump, a non-politician, has been elected as the 45th president of […]

Focal Points

Election night watch party ideas

Students should consider hosting, or attending, an election watch party. Hanging out with friends and eating politically-themed food can make the night a pleasant experience. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE. Finally, it is here: Election Day. For such a big event, students, and fellow Americans, should consider celebrating it with a […]

Opinion

Student defiles MLK statue to make political statement

Colleges across the country have struggled to draw the line between free speech and offensive action. Last week, USF found itself once again in the middle of the conversation after a picture posted on Instagram showed the Martin Luther King Jr. bust which resides in the MLK Plaza wearing a […]