Abortion remains one of the most contentious and divisive issues in the country. If the Democrats intend to win a majority in the Congress during the Trump presidency, they will need to open the party up to people on both sides of the issue, just like they have historically.
Although frequently depicted by conservatives as a cultural tool for coastal, liberal elites, the continued existence of the National Endowment for the Arts is more critical to impoverished and rural areas.
President Trump's withdrawal from the Paris Agreement must be considered in the context of sweeping changes to the nature of US power and the international system. Doing so provides a sharper understanding of its intense negative repercussions for American power and leadership.
Many women in the U.S. have to make the choice between starting a family and ending their careers; both men and women are deprived of the economic stability needed to take time off and provide early child-care. What’s stopping Congress from taking action and how is this harming the American economy?
This month, the Millennial Caucus Initiative at the Miller Center looked at the current perceptions of the Supreme Court and its relevance to the 2016 election cycle . Read what UVA students thought in the Virginia Review of Politics or on the Miller Center website!
President Trump's withdrawal from the false promise of the Paris Agreement brings more diplomatic fallout than environmental. Alternative, better solutions to climate change are addressable without the Agreement.
The world waits anxiously for Trump's decision on whether the US should exit the Paris Agreement. It is time we face the questions of the impacts of this deal against climate change, as well as potential repercussions of a US withdrawal.
Social Security’s budgetary problems have long been a topic of concern, but no president wants to tarnish his reputation by cutting benefits. President Trump is now up to bat. Will he rise to the challenge or will he pass it on to his successor?
Many people have come out in support of a free college education since Bernie Sanders' campaign. So let's take a close look at the issue and bring Sweden – a country that already has – into the mix and explore what this means for America.
Half a century has passed since the United States saw its last major immigration overhaul. With migrant inflows at an all-time high and voter exasperation with the current system a dominant theme of the 2016 election, has the time come to implement a merit-oriented policy similar to those of Canada and Australia?
As we move forward in the internet age, important questions must be answered regarding the government’s role in patrolling the internet. How the government decides to control the internet will dictate how information is disseminated, which will impact many future generations to come.
Democrats have long been concerned with the ideal of reclaiming the Democratic South. But for the future of the party and its leadership, Democrats old and young should be looking west for the issues and ideas that are revitalizing their party.
This month, the Millennial Caucus Initiative at the Miller Center looked at the current state of race relations in Trump's America. In particular, this article examines how differences in race in turn affect UVA students' perceptions of race problems in the United States.
In response to the Syrian Government's deadly chemical weapon attack, President Trump took military action against Syria last week. This action was a break in foreign policy from the Obama Administration, but what does it mean for the Trump presidency?
The alt-right, newly thrown into prominence by the 2016 presidential election, consists of several disparate elements that are united by a belief in Western superiority. Untangling their web is the subject of this article.