Sinead Foley Staffwriter

Class of 2018


  • Democrats look to slim down Republican House majority

    As Nov. 8 approaches, the nation’s attention is fixed on the controversial, and some would say apocalyptic, presidential election. On the rare occasions that people can tear their eyes from the dumpster fire of a presidential election they usually focus on the competitive race for the Senate, where the Democrats have a shot at taking back the majority. In the midst of all the chaos, it’s easy to f...

    Elections | November 7, 2016
  • Week 4 of The Tartan fantasy football league gets heated

    From the moment I was asked to join The Tartan’s first Fantasy Football league I made no pretenses about knowing what the heck was going on. My leaguemates said they needed one more person to make the league work, so I figured I’d make a team to help them out and then leave it to run by itself, accepting my losses with grace and a healthy side of not caring. And considering that when I went to mak...

    Sports | October 10, 2016
  • Political cartoons fight Trump’s hate with hate

    Donald Trump has degraded a lot of people on his climb to the nomination, but his ignorance and prejudice isn’t what this article is about. It’s about the ignorance and prejudice of the people trying to stop him.

    Forum | September 26, 2016
  • PA automatic voter registration bill should be implemented

    In this incredibly tense election year, most people are chomping at the bit to vote on Nov. 8. Millions of Americans, however, aren’t even registered to vote, and this isn’t something that the attention grabbing races at the top of the ballot can fix. Luckily for Pennsylvanians, the State Legislature is considering two bills, [Senate Bill 806](

    Forum | August 19, 2016
  • Tales from Abroad: The Olympics in Rio

    It’s 7 a.m., and you are standing on the terrace of the nicest apartment you have ever, or probably will ever, be in — all big windows and white leather and glass. You are looking out over the sprawling city of Rio de Janeiro below you, the mountains dramatically rising up beyond the buildings, and the beautiful beach and ocean sweeping out to your left. You don’t think you’ve ever seen a city so ...

    Pillbox | August 19, 2016

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