Opinion Staff: What’s Going On? What Now?

Amid the most protracted, tumultuous presidential election in living memory, tensions in the U.S. have run hot and emotions even hotter. As informed student journalists with an affinity for politics, the Wheel’s Opinion staff provided our thoughts on the election and the nation’s ordeal. Read our takes below. Yun Zhu (24C): Chill Out and See [...]

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The Wheel Opinion Staff’s Response to the Debate: Who Won?

Ben Thomas (23C): Trump Stopped the Bleeding. It Wasn’t Enough. After the dumpster fire that was President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden’s Sept. 29 debate, Thursday’s event felt almost normal. Moderator Kristen Welker’s iron grip on the proceedings and the Commission on Presidential Debates’ ability to mute the candidates worked to the [...]

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