The Vermont Cynic

Democrats caused this government shutdown

James Simpson

February 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The recent government shutdown was a Democrat-led stunt that prioritized the interests of illegal immigrants over the interests of American citizens. Senate Democrats filibustered the proposed government funding bill — which contained nothing they objected to — because it lacked protections for Deferred Action for Childho...

Point Counterpoint: The Debate on DACA; Counterpoint: But we are obligated to uphold the constitution

Point Counterpoint: The Debate on DACA; Counterpoint: But we are obligated to uphold the constitution

September 16, 2017

I am not going to argue whether it would be just to deport illegal immigrants who came here as...

Point Counterpoint: The Debate on DACA; Point: We have a moral duty to defend the Dreamers

Point Counterpoint: The Debate on DACA; Point: We have a moral duty to defend the Dreamers

September 15, 2017

Immigrants have been and continue to be the backbone of the nation. Still, Donald Trump anno...

Protest in response to dismissal of DACA brings together campus groups and spikes support of undocumented students

Protest in response to dismissal of DACA brings together campus groups and spikes support of undocumented students

September 14, 2017

The clanking of spoons against pots and pans echoed the words of the chanting crowd at the Defend DA...

President Sullivan assures enrollment for DACA students

President Sullivan assures enrollment for DACA students

January 19, 2017

UVM sent emails to assure students that the University will stand with them, even if there are nationa...

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