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7 days of Trump: is America great again?

The Donald Trump presidency is now a week old and already we are seeing sweeping changes from the New York billionaire. Trump wasted no time in trying to implement his campaign promises through numerous executive orders (17 so far). Trump has yet to introduce any piece of legislation to Congress, ...

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Why I marched in #womensmarch

I attended the Women’s March in Nashville, Tennessee this past Saturday because of multiple important reasons: to support gender and racial equality, to stand against bigotry and hatred, to make a mark on history and, most importantly, to support fellow citizens both male and female. Estimates put demonstrators across the ...

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Timeline of inauguration events Friday

Timeline of Friday’s events as Donald Trump is inaugurated president of the United States: BEFORE THE CEREMONY — 7:30 a.m.: Donald and Melania Trump attend service at St. John’s Church — 8:40 a.m.: President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcome the Trumps to the White House — 8:45 ...

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Can we all get along?

Going to class on Wednesday after the election was the weirdest experience I have ever had. It was eerily silent, almost like no one dared to talk about the election out loud or risk getting into a shouting match with someone who secretly supported Trump but otherwise remained silent out ...

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Trump triumphant

With echoes of “USA” heard across the nation, Donald Trump has surpassed the 270 electoral votes required to become the 45th president-elect of the U.S. In the end, Trump gained 276 electoral votes, 11 of which votes came from the state of Tennessee  contributed to this total number of votes. ...

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