Stories by Marco Cartolano

On Feb. 28, registered Evanston voters (that could be you!) can pick between five progressive candidates in a primary election for mayor. Learn a bit about each one here.

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It’s important to take a break and see some on-campus theater, dance and even opera from the Academy Award nominees of the future.

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Jordan Peele's new film, Get Out, takes on the horror of racism in a unique way, but fails to keep the momentum going all the way to the end.

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Who is the man behind the skeleton mask who apparently has the real power in Trump's presidency? We have the low-down on Steve Bannon.

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A few (hugely) important contributions made by immigrants to American life and culture.

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A quick guide to Sean Spicer, alternative facts and what the media is doing about it.

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Why study for midterms when there are so many entertaining events going on around Evanston? Check them out this week!

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Did the US really betray its biggest ally in the Middle East?

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Deciding who will serve in his cabinet is one of the most important decisions that Donald Trump must make as president-elect.

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The College Republicans' screening of Madigan: Power. Privilege. Politics critiques Illinois Speaker of the House Mike Madigan for his misuse of political power.

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There were some great attempts at political victory, and a lot of unfortunate results. But they're all fellow 'Cats, nonetheless.

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How can someone like Donald Trump avoid paying taxes for 20+ years? Here's the answer.

Did you know that Northwestern students can and have run as aldermen for the City of Evanston?

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Political Union invited two NU professors to debate what the economy of the future could look like.

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Why does ASG matter? It's all the little things you've never noticed before, but influence student life in many ways you'd never imagine.