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Dear Scott: Should Politics Be Discussed in my Relationship?

Dear Scott: Should Politics Be Discussed in my Relationship?

Scott Bright, Advice Columnist; Counter-Culture Editor

October 20, 2016

My boyfriend wants to take discussing politics off the table. What do you think?

Ask Scott: Acceptance

Ask Scott: Acceptance

October 12, 2016

This election is no doubt divisive. I have happened to lose many friends since the beginning of this election cycle and I fear I may have more to lose the closer we get to the 8th. My question to you is: what do you recommend I do to maintain my remaining friendships, even if we happen to disagree politically? -From Politigate

Europe on the Brink

Europe on the Brink

October 10, 2016

Europe is facing troubling times. The European Union, once hailed as the greatest political project in history, only rivaled by the United States of America...

Op Ed: Don’t Hate the Players, Hate the Game: Election 2016

Marcus Montoya, Reporter

September 26, 2016

Arapahoe Community College had the pleasure of hosting Jim Anderson of the Associated Press, as well as ACC's very own Kona Star Morris.  The duo lead a hot topic discussion concerning the media's coverage of the 2016 election.  Highlighted by personal experiences from both speakers, the Q&A shed light on the reality of America's national media coverage, and the injustice bein...

Changing the Gender Guard

Rashid Mohamed, Political Journalist

September 19, 2016

By the beginning of next year, for the first time in modern history, the four most important and influential positions in the world could be held by women.  Germany, the U.S., the U.K., and the United Nations could all be run by women, relegating the era of men dominating the global political scene to the history books. It begins with Angela Merkel, the Chancellor of Germany,...

Hot Topic Discussion: Campaign Financing March 31

Arapahoe Pinnacle Staff

March 25, 2016

ACC will host a hot topic discussion forum on Thursday, March 31, beginning at 1:30 p.m. in the Library and Learning Commons. This event's topic is Campaign Financing. Guest speakers will be ACC Philosophy Faculty Mark Gowan, ACC Business Faculty AJ "Hoppy" Thomas and Robert O'Mara (University of Denver).  The forum will be moderated by ACC Political Science Faculty Mary Carr. Come with ide...

The Long, Strange Trip of Donald Trump

The Long, Strange Trip of Donald Trump

March 1, 2016

The race for the presidency in the United States has reached a point where low-polling candidates are beginning to drop out and only the dominant remain....

A day after GOP debate in Boulder, Ben Carson makes his case at Colorado Christian in Lakewood

Anthony Shaw, Arapahoe Pinnacle Reporter

November 3, 2015

Ben Carson, the retired neurosurgeon who wants to be president, didn’t have to look far Oct. 29 when he wanted to praise something that isn’t broken in the United States. Speaking at Colorado Christian University in Lakewood, Carson cited the Save Our Youth program in Denver. “Individuals become mentors for students heading in the wrong direction, bring them into their...