The Vermont Cynic

21 Savage and politics of deportation

21 Savage and politics of deportation

Gabby Felitto

March 1, 2019


Filed under Opinion

Rapper 21 Savage was arrested Feb. 3 by Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers for overstaying his visa, according to a Feb. 8 Rolling Stone article. While he deserves the media attention he’s receiving, society should’ve been outraged over numerous deportations of black immigrants in recent y...

It takes two parties to throw a government shutdown

It takes two parties to throw a government shutdown

Ian Nathan

February 9, 2019


Filed under Opinion

The recent government shutdown showed the true face of our politicians and the media. It was easy to point fingers and blame one side over the other for the prolonged shutdown, but neither side attempted to discuss viable options.  Any time there was a discussion between the two parties, disagree...

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