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Biden is the second Catholic President in our nation’s history: what does this mean?

Mr. Joe Biden being sworn in as the 46th President of the United States in Washington on Jan 20, 2021. Biden is using his family Bible. Photo: Reuters.
January 21, 2021

For many Americans, religion is an important part of politics, and the faith background of a president could potentially shape his ultimate decisions. Throughout his political career, President Joe Biden’s...

What is the National Guard, and why are there thousands of them in D.C. right now?

Image via District of Columbia National Guard on twitter @DCGuard1802
January 20, 2021

Jan. 20, 2021- Thousands of National Guard troops are filling the nation's capital, as well as many state capitals around the nation, because of threats by right-wing extremist groups still loyal to President...

Kamala Harris is breaking glass ceilings and proving the D.C. boys club must become a thing of the past

Kamala Harris is breaking glass ceilings and proving the D.C. boys club must become a thing of the past
January 20, 2021

Today Kamala Harris will take the vice-presidential oath of office and become the 46th Vice President of the United States of America.  Harris succeeds 45 white males who have previously held the...

Biden puts together a groundbreaking all female communications team

Biden puts together a groundbreaking all female communications team
January 20, 2021

President-elect Joe Biden has put together an all-star communications team of all women. In a statement given to CNN, Biden said, "I am proud to announce today the first senior White House communications...

What do the Capitol riots mean for the world? International students and global leaders react

Approximately 20% of Hill's student body are international students. Photo by Sandy Yanisko.
January 18, 2021

The whole world witnessed history in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 6, when a group of pro-Trump supporters raided the Capitol and interrupted the counting of Electoral College votes to certify Joe Biden as...

Trump has been impeached. What does it mean?

Trump has been impeached. What does it mean?
January 18, 2021

On Wednesday, Jan. 13, citing the president’s involvement in the Jan. 6 insurrection, the House of Representatives voted to impeach President Donald Trump for a historic second time. Although many Americans...

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