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The Filibuster Should Be Abolished

By Dylan Basescu Senior, GW In 1781, the Articles of Confederation became the law of the land in the United States. This new government under the Articles, concerned heavily with the protection of minority rule, required a two-thirds majority to pass any law. Given...

Yes, Mental Health Checks Should Be Mandatory

By Sebastian Hartley Freshman, GW Living in the United States means that every time I get a news notification, I dread that it could be yet another mass shooting. For as long as I can remember, I have heard the names of schools and neighborhoods become synonymous with...

Yes, DC Should Be Granted Statehood

By Maria Leon-Acosta Freshman, GWU Taxation without representation. The same three words that sparked the American Revolution are now at the heart of another struggle against tyranny, albeit a slightly different one: the fight for D.C. statehood. Historically powered...