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D.C. can do better than Jack Evans

Former D.C council member Jack Evans speaking at the D.C Council chambers in 2017. Earlier this year, he was accused of ethical violations that led to him stepping down before being fully prosecuted (Photo via Wikimedia Commons).

Alex Schwartz, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2020

In our nation’s capital, scandals and political comebacks shouldn’t mix any more than they already do. Former city council member Jack Evans nearly made history for being the first D.C council member to be removed from office. At the start of this year, Evans was met with multiple allegations tha...

Abusing your privilege doesn’t pay off

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Fernanda Molina, Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2019

There are students across the country that wake up early in the morning to go to that extra morning class, go to work after school, are active members of school clubs, earn exceptional grades, come home late at night from a sport to a pile of homework for the next day, all trusting that, with hard wo...

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