Evan Popp

Evan Popp

Evan Popp is a journalism student at Ithaca College and an editorial intern at The Progressive.

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Concerns that government climate change data will disappear during Trump’s presidency have spurred a push by scientists and activists around the world to preserve that data Views
Thursday, August 03, 2017
Trump Nominates Non-Scientist to the Top Science Position at the Department of Agriculture
Donald Trump’s nomination of his former campaign aide, Sam Clovis, a man with no formal science training, as undersecretary of research, education, and economics at the U.S. Department of Agriculture has drawn criticism. The top science position at the agency, the undersecretary is charged with...
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Monday, July 10, 2017
Why Politicians From Both Parties Ignore the Poor
At a rally in Iowa in late June, President Donald Trump responded to criticism of his millionaire-and billionaire-studded cabinet by saying that while he loves both rich and poor people, "I just don't want a poor person" running the economy. Trump’s comment was offensive. But it was also a rare...
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Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Democrats Don’t Have a Progressive Foreign Policy Vision. And They Need One
Former President Barack Obama once articulated his vision of foreign policy as not doing “stupid shit.” By this he meant not putting boots on the ground in long-term, unwinnable wars. What this vision didn’t include was ending those wars or pursuing a progressive foreign policy based on peace and...
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Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Hillary Clinton Is No Progressive
As a strong challenge from the left emerges in the form of Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders , Hillary Clinton, who was once thought to be headed for a coronation in the Democratic presidential primary, has tried to recast herself as a progressive champion. However, in her mad dash to the left, Clinton...
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