Police Debate Shifts: Eric Adams, Al Sharpton, and the Killing of Hunter Brittain

Police Debate Shifts: Eric Adams, Al Sharpton, and the Killing of Hunter Brittain

Eric Adams’ win in NYC and the Al Sharpton’s presence for Hunter Brittain in Arkansas signals a change in Democrats’ approach to police reform.

Media, Democrats, Republicans, and War Hawks Ally to Stay in Afghanistan

Media, Democrats, Republicans, and War Hawks Ally to Stay in Afghanistan

By Quentin Choy April 15, 2021 Following President Biden’s announcement that he has decided to withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan, thereby ending the longest war in American history, much of Washington D.C.’s greatest actors are lining up in a show of force against him. Democrats such as Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Republicans such as Lindsey…

Just an Old, Sweet Song Keeps Georgia on My Mind

Just an Old, Sweet Song Keeps Georgia on My Mind

By Quentin Choy March 29, 2021 Following crucial losses at the presidential level and at the Senate level, Georgia Republicans including Governor Brian Kemp have taken archaic measures to prevent any losses like they saw last election cycle from ever happening again. The measures that they have passed are undemocratic in the most blatant sense,…

Why a Movement for the Asian Community Would Be Harder to Organize Than the Black Lives Matter Movement

Why a Movement for the Asian Community Would Be Harder to Organize Than the Black Lives Matter Movement

By Quentin Choy March 18, 2021 Eight women were shot dead at massage parlors in Georgia by a man who was dealing with sexual frustration. Six of those women were Asian and many have called the shooting a hate crime against the Asian-American Pacific Islander community (AAPI).  The killings of these women were the logical…

Kentucky Cancels Its Own Citizens

Kentucky Cancels Its Own Citizens

By Quentin Choy March 13, 2021 A year ago today, Breonna Taylor, a 26-year old paramedic was shot dead in her apartment in Louisville, Kentucky. Both Taylor’s death and George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis were deaths that Black Lives Matter protesters sought to amplify to the country last summer.  On the one year mark of…

Proposed Voting Bills Show How the GOP Can’t Get 2020 Through Their Head

Proposed Voting Bills Show How the GOP Can’t Get 2020 Through Their Head

By Quentin Choy March 12, 2021 A series of laws aimed at restricting voter access in states such as Georgia, Iowa, and Arizona reveals a Republican Party still struggling to get 2020 through their heads. Losses for a Senate seat in Arizona, two Senate seats in Georgia, and Donald Trump’s loss of the presidency are…

Arkansas Abortion Bill Aims to Prod the Supreme Court into Action

Arkansas Abortion Bill Aims to Prod the Supreme Court into Action

By Quentin Choy March 9, 2021 Asa Hutchinson, the Republican governor of Arkansas signed into law a bill which would ban virtually all abortions within the Natural State. Supported by the Arkansas State Legislature as well as by Arkansasans, Governor Hutchinson approved the bill becoming law, knowing the ripple effect it would have on national…

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