Articles written by: Emma Bolton

Emma Bolton

Audio / Multimedia / News / Politics

Biden’s cuddles sparks debate among younger voters

For these millennials, Biden’s affectionate ways sparks a larger conversation about boundaries and sexual harassment.

News / Politics

Young people skip the state of the union

#BoycottSOTU went viral on twitter before President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address.   Many young people spent last Tuesday night doing anything but watching President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address. Promises of bipartisan “comity” and “compromise”  from presidential surrogates ahead of the speech fell flat for many opposed to the administration. Despite watching every State of […]

Business

Recession rumors swirl as stock market plunges

Photo by Nick Youngson  http://www.nyphotographic.com/ Heightened economic uncertainty and expert predictions of another recession evoke images of bankers and stockbrokers in New York City carrying the contents of their desks despondently down Wall Street during the economic collapse of 2008. For Sioux Falls, South Dakota resident Amy Wentworth, reports of a future recession remind her of the most painful lessons […]

Features

NYC holiday season weather swings up and down

Skaters enjoy the Rockefeller Center Ice Rink Photo Courtesy of Wikipedia  The Monday after the coldest Thanksgiving in New York City in 147 years, it was a balmy 51 degrees in the city and raining. Despite the city’s effort to get into the holiday spirit, the rainy weather is putting a damper on the start of the season. “It’s kind […]

Audio / Midterm Elections 2018 / Politics

Healthcare Motivates Voters in Georgia

Heath insurance has been a huge issue on both sides across the country in the 2018 Midterm elections. In Georgia, both gubernatorial candidates have campaigned on solving health coverage in very different ways.

Midterm Elections 2018 / News / Politics

Fear of Voter Suppression Energizes Georgia Democrats

Martha Johnson, 73, makes calls reminding locals to vote in the upcoming midterm election at the Democratic Field Office in Brunswick, Georgia. Photo by Emma Bolton. The Democratic Field Office in Glynn County, Georgia was jammed with folding tables and mismatched chairs. The walls and windows were covered with the campaign signs of the eight local Democratic candidates and ones […]

News / Politics

Protesters stand in solidarity against Kavanaugh confirmation

“I am energized.”

News

Some men not swayed by allegations of sexual assault

Their minds are already made up.

Features / News

9/11 “Truthers” spread their “truth” on anniversary of terrorist attack

“If Building 7 is the smoking gun, if one building came down by controlled demolition, they all did.”