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Calling All Young Conservatives

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I now see – I am the rebel in this game. I’m a New Yorker, a reformed Jew, a woman, a twenty-something, an artist, a pop culture fanatic. Based on all of these labels, I should be a liberal, at least that’s what Obama’s divisive campaign told me. Right now, the youth can wake up…

Obama, Your Hipster Is Showing

Obama joined Instagram last week, coincidentally (strategically?) on the same day as the Iowa caucus, which had diligent reporters burning the midnight oil on Twitter. This marks an interesting move, considering it seems that if there is any demographic Obama doesn’t have to worry about, it’s the tech savvy Millennials. Still, recent reports could suggest that Obama’s bold strategy to…

Confessions of a Sarah Lawrence Republican

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My arts may be liberal, but my politics are not. Sarah Lawrence College is a bubble. It’s no secret that, as a student body, we are an eclectic group of similar people. We are characterized by our fervent willingness to argue about Ibsen’s heroines, Rousseau’s manic depression, and Kaufmann’s translations of Nietzsche. But bring up…