A Sanders nomination is suicide for the Democrats

There’s good reason for the Democratic Party establishment to heavily favor a Clinton nomination: Bernie Sanders’ record would render him defenseless against lethal attacks from candidate Trump or candidate Cruz in a general election. I don’t intend to litigate the Senator’s vision for America or his ideals — many of which I personally favor and […]

Video: Tufts for Hillary canvasses in N.H.

This weekend, Daily photographer and videographer Hailey Gavin traveled with Tufts for Hillary as they went door to door in anticipation of tomorrow’s N.H. primary. Click here to read more about students’ involvement in the N.H. primary over this past weekend. Click here to see high-resolution photographs from N.H. on the Daily’s photo blog, Picture […]

Somerville for Bernie hosts campaign kick-off event

On March 1, registered voters in Massachusetts will go to the polls to select their party’s candidate for the 2016 presidential election. With this date rapidly approaching, Somerville’s Bernie Sanders supporters, headed by a group called Somerville for Bernie, kicked off their campaign to help elect the Independent Senator from Vermont on Jan. 19 at The Uniun in Somerville. Attendance at the meeting, which […]

Tufts Students for NARAL protest at Trump rally

Students from Tufts Students for National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL), a chapter of NARAL Pro-Choice Massachusetts, joined a total of approximately 20 people to protest at a rally for U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump in Tyngsborough, Mass. on Oct. 16. According to Tufts Students for NARAL President and founder Samantha Berg, students protested because of Trump’s stances on […]

Tufts for Hillary hosts panel discussion on women in politics

On Wednesday, March 11, Tufts for Hillary hosted a panel discussion entitled “Breaking the Glass Ceiling: An Analysis of Women in American Politics.” Speakers included Deborah Schildkraut, a professor of political science; Virginia Drachman, a professor of history; and Ronna Johnson, lecturer in English. The discussion took place from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. in the Terrace Room […]