President Trump accused of sharing classified information with Russia

President Trump is accused of sharing highly classified information with Russian officials, which has garnered a high degree of criticism. Last week, Trump met with...

Why the French dodged a bullet by electing Macron and not LaPen

On May 7, 2017, France dodged a major bullet with the election of Emmanuel Macron, the centrist socialist candidate who worked as an investment...

Student explains the meaning of unconditional love and why it’s important

Unconditional love is loving someone without any limitations. It’s not just limited to family, but also friends and even extended family. Anyone can love someone unconditionally,...

Columnist explains why Electoral College is a necessary evil in the U.S.

Let me begin by saying that I do not like the Electoral College. It is a system designed by the Founding Fathers to take power...

Political parties have been polarized since the creation of the constitution

American political party identification has been divided to a degree since the drafting of the Constitution. The current split in party identification took shape in...

Student argues that campus events emails are a necessary evil for colleges

Every morning, Union students are startled by the sudden burst of pings from our Gmail app. It has become an “essential” part of our...

Trump firing FBI Director Comey does not compare to Nixon’s Watergate

An internet search of the words “Trump” and “Watergate” will yield a countless number of results comparing alleged crimes by the current administration to...

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 hits the action-comedy sweet spot

Columnist This past weekend, for the first time in at least a month, I went to the movie theater. The film in question was...

Student explains the Juul’s rise in popularity among college students

Electric cigarettes (vapes) are a better substitute than smoking cigarettes. A habitual cigarette smoker has a greater chance to experience negative health effects such...

Insight into Donald Trump’s first 100 days as the Union College president

Union College hired Donald Trump to be President because the Trustees were looking for “not just another one of those academic administrators.” Trump promised...