Can community activists successfully transition into politicians? Can they retain their community-based interests over self-interest and ensure that the...

President Obama with President- Elect Trump ...

Most students at our university will have to deal with the American political system for years to come. That may dismay some of you, but it is the truth. Though...

I know most people have heard more than their fair share of political rhetoric over this election cycle, but I really believe this is important: You should...

This column is a part of a head-to-head series on the presidential election. To see support of other presidential candidates, see the opinion section...

We are less than a week away from election day (or as I like to call it, doomsday), and the craziness of this election remains surreal to me. It seems...

Nearly 200 students, faculty and community members packed the Nutt Auditorium Friday to listen to four prominent figures discuss American politics. Panelists included NBC News long-time anchor and special correspondent Tom Brokaw, chairman of NBC News Andrew Lack, former Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour and former Tennessee Congressman Harold Ford Jr. The event, co-sponsored...

Mississippi may be on the higher-ranking end of adult obesity scores in the nation, but according to a recent index conducted by Representation 2020, the state received last place for its Gender Parity Score with only around 15 percent of the Mississippi State Senate composed of women. The Gender Parity Score is meant to measure women’s recent electoral success at the...