Jonathan Ho Forum Editor

Class of 2024

Articles

  • Props to the Lincoln Project, but it's clear we have to step up now

    As the Trump presidency comes to an end, more and more Republicans have taken to denouncing his irresponsibility and “stupid political obsessions,” as Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE) terms it. However, it all comes too late: “Courage exercised only when the coast is clear is not courage; it is opportunism,” [writes](https://w...

    Forum | January 13, 2021
  • Grenell talks Serbia-Kosovo: people should stop "lingering on the past"

    Senior Fellow at the Institute for Politics and Strategy (IPS) Richard Grenell has been known for working closely with President Trump in pushing a “peace through strength” approach in Europe. His work as Ambassador to Germany and as Special Envoy for Kosovo-Serbia, along with his social media presence, has come under fire particular...

    News | December 7, 2020
  • BTS management, Big Hit IPO rocks the music industry

    On October 15, Big Hit Entertainment raised 963 billion won ($843 million) in South Korea’s largest IPO since 2017. Their stock price opened at 270,000 won ($236), more than double their IPO price of 135,000 won ($118) and closed at 258,000 won ($225). Their day-one market cap sat at...

    SciTech | November 1, 2020
  • Big tech is changing policy for election ads

    Internet advertisements have presented new challenges for civic discourse. Most notably, machine learning-based messaging optimization and micro-targeting force highly optimized and targeted political messages on viewers, often including false or misleading claims. Big Tech has long been under pressure to address the ubiquity of unchecked, mis...

    SciTech | October 5, 2020
  • RBG, a national hero and feminist, passes away

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg dedicated her life to social reform and justice. The spark came when she was at Cornell University, working as a research assistant for the famed professor of constitutional law Robert Cushman. As she realized how far we were straying from our most fundamental values, Ginsburg r...

    Forum | September 28, 2020