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Brady Nabs a 5th Ring with Pats Super Bowl Victory

New England Patriots' Tom Brady raises the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Atlanta Falcons in overtime at the NFL Super Bowl 51 football game Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, in Houston. The Patriots defeated the Falcons 34-28. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Quentin Walker, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017

Ladies and gentlemen, Super Bowl LI is now in the books, it lived up to the hype surrounding it and was even historic. After Luke Bryan’s rendition of the National Anthem, both teams were ready to get things started. The determination to bring the Lombardi trophy to Atlanta definitely showed in the...

Connecticut is the 10th Most-Affected State by the Repeal of Obamacare

Connecticut is the 10th Most-Affected State by the Repeal of Obamacare

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

February 7, 2017

What has been referred to as President Obama’s legacy is on the chopping block in the new Republican Congress. The Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare, is set to be either repealed or severely edited by the GOP now that they have an executive on their side and the road paved for their...

New Haven Marches to Support Refugees and Immigrants

New Haven Marches to Support Refugees and Immigrants

Melina Joseph, Contributing Writer

February 7, 2017

Protesters marched from Wilbur Cross High School to the New Haven Green, in an effort to show their solidarity with refugees and immigrants. Signs displayed messages such as “Build bridges, not walls,” and “No human being is illegal.” The protesting was mainly directed towards President Donald...

Trump Keeps Campaign Promises Through Executive Order

Trump Keeps Campaign Promises Through Executive Order

Kimberly Trabulsi

January 31, 2017

Since taking office, President Donald Trump has signed 17 executive orders. This first week, President Trump’s orders went from authorizing the constructing a wall along the US-Mexico to the continuation of the installation of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines to banning refugees and residents...

Justice Democrats Look to Take Back Democratic Party

Justice Democrats Look to Take Back Democratic Party

Glenn Rohrbacker

January 31, 2017

After the bruising loss in the 2016 elections, democrats have been scrambling to figure out how they weren’t able to salvage a sizeable win in any of the country’s institutions. Still unable to make significant changes, since the first opportunity that came when the party searched for new minority...

What We Know Will Happen During Trump’s Presidency

What We Know Will Happen During Trump's Presidency

January 25, 2017

On January 20, our 45th President was inaugurated. For some, this is an unprecedented victory; for others, Trump’s victory feels like a step backward in social progression. Our nation now eagerly anticipates the President’s next move: who will he choose to help him lead our country? What legislations...

This is #WhyWeMarch

This is #WhyWeMarch

January 25, 2017

At seven in the morning on Saturday two of my friends and I made our way through Arlington, Virginia to board the jammed subway in our nation’s capital surrounded by hundreds of women sporting pink knitted hats and witty cardboard signs. Some said that the march was an overreaction by the radical...

Obama Out, Trump In

Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th president of the United States by Chief Justice John Roberts as Melania Trump looks on during the 58th Presidential Inauguration at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) `

January 25, 2017

Americans from across the country gathered in Washington D.C. Friday, Jan. 20 to bear witness to history as Donald J. Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. All eyes were on the businessman as he travelled from the White House to the Capitol to put his hand on the Lincoln family...

New Plans to Combat Climate Change Through Ocean

New Plans to Combat Climate Change Through Ocean

Karina Krul

December 16, 2016

The first ocean plans, in response to President Obama’s 2010 executive order, were released by the National Ocean Council on December 7. The Mid-Atlantic Ocean Action Plan, submitted to the council in November 2016, encompassed Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia. The...

World AIDS Day Hopes to Promotes Awareness and Reduce Stigma

World AIDS Day Hopes to Promotes Awareness and Reduce Stigma

Karina Krul

December 6, 2016

HIV/AIDS is an epidemic that has been prevalent in our country since the 1980s. While technology and society have come a long way since then it is still a very prevalent epidemic, and one that many feel should be more commonly spoken about. Thursday, December 1 was World AIDS Day, an opportunity to...

President Kaplan Expresses Support for DACA Students

President Kaplan Expresses Support for DACA Students

Glenn Rohrbacker

November 30, 2016

~ This is a developing story, please check back for more info ~ In an email to students on Wednesday, University of New Haven President Steven H. Kaplan announced his support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, along with over 400 colleges and universities across the country. Th...

The Trump House

The Trump House

The Charger Bulletin

November 9, 2016

Donald Trump was elected the 45th President of the United States of America on Tuesday night. He won the electoral vote in a nail biter race that lasted until early Wednesday morning. Many did not expect Trump to come out ahead in the states that he did. The real estate developer won the key battleground...

Your Voice Does Matter – Ask Erin Schrode

Your Voice Does Matter - Ask Erin Schrode

Samantha Reposa

November 8, 2016

Ask an average 25-year-old what they are doing with their life and they will laugh in your face because odds are they are clueless. Ask Erin Schrode, a 25-year-old from California, what she is doing with her life and she explain how she is shaking up the societal norms while inspiring change through ...

Senator Chris Murphy: Guns, Climate and Congress

Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut said on Twitter that he was prepared to

Glenn Rohrbacker

November 2, 2016

June 12, 2016 will stand as a gray day in American history. Fifty people were killed in a nightclub in Orlando, with dozens more were injured becoming the worst mass shooting on American soil. Three days later, Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT), an outspoken supporter of gun control, launched a 15-hour fili...

Trump and Clinton Enter the Final Stage

Trump and Clinton Enter the Final Stage

Glenn Rohrbacker

October 19, 2016

Wednesday night marked the final time Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton would be on stage together, at least for the foreseeable future. Moderated by Fox News's Chris Wallace, this debate was the last time the candidates could make their case to the American people, and it was much more fast-paced and...

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