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Sanders rally energizes Minnesota voters ahead of Super Tuesday

Sanders rally energizes Minnesota voters ahead of Super Tuesday

Nikolas Liepins, Political Correspondent

March 4, 2020

Hours before Super Tuesday, presidential hopeful Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) rallied Minnesotans in a “Get Out the Vote” concert at Roy Wilkins Auditorium in St. Paul. After former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-IN) suspended his presidential campaign on March 1, and Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) suspended hers earlier Monday, Sanders i...

What matters in Israel matters here, too

What matters in Israel matters here, too

Noa Gross, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

There has been little to no mention about Israel’s current political crises by major U.S. news outlets or political conversations at school. 

U.S. will officially withdraw from Paris Climate Agreement

U.S. will officially withdraw from Paris Climate Agreement

Elizabeth Trevathan, RubicOnline

November 13, 2019

President Trump officially began the year-long process of removing the United States from the agreement on Nov. 4.

Muslim-Americans absent from White House iftar

Muslim-Americans absent from White House iftar

Harper Lux, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Muslim-American organizations were excluded from the White House iftar dinner held in celebration of the Islamic holy month, Ramadan.

[THE THIRD WAY] One boot and two edges

[THE THIRD WAY] One boot and two edges

Kieran Singh, Columnist

April 10, 2019

Kieran Singh discusses the qualifications of 2020 candidate Pete Buttigieg.

MN joins 15 other states in lawsuit against Trump administration

MN joins 15 other states in lawsuit against Trump administration

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, RubicOnline Editor

February 23, 2019

Minnesota and 15 other states are suing the Trump administration for the proposed plan of building a southern border wall using government funds.

[THE THIRD WAY] El Paso magnifies Trump’s anti-democratic impulses

[THE THIRD WAY] El Paso magnifies Trump’s anti-democratic impulses

Kieran Singh, Columnist

February 13, 2019

Columnist Kieran Singh writes about Trump's false border wall claims and mob mentalities.

Students show growing dismay after month-long government shutdown

Students show growing dismay after month-long government shutdown

Noah Raaum, Creative Design Manager

January 25, 2019

Martin Luther King Jr. Day—a day of celebration, service and progress—marked the 32nd of the longest government shutdown in United States history.

The press is not the enemy of the people

The press is not the enemy of the people

Martha Sanchez, RubicOnline Editor

November 20, 2018

The phrase "enemy of the people" threatens the First Amendment and democracy.