Desmond Keuper

dkeuper1@binghamton.edu

6 Articles


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American apathy perpetuates civil war in Yemen

For seven years, a civil war has been raging in Yemen between the Saudi Arabia-backed government and the Iran-backed Houthi rebel sect, which seized control of the northern Saada province in 2014....


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COP26 is performative climate activism

From Oct. 31 to Nov. 12, the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) was held to address the issue of climate change. Those present included leaders such as President Joe Biden,...


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Democrats should have passed the $3.5 trillion infrastructure bill

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal would have allocated $3.5 trillion toward public infrastructure, jobs, internet access for all Americans and combating climate change via investment in clean, public transport. The bill included spending...


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Eric Adams is unfit for the role of NYC mayor

The murder of George Floyd last year and the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement against police brutality and systematic racial inequality have continued to loom large over America’s collective political...


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Andrew Yang is not strong enough to lead NYC

In just a few years, Andrew Yang has gone from obscurity to national recognition as a major political figure. Despite his lack of political experience prior to running in the Democratic primaries...


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Biden's cooperation with North Korea is a vital step in preventing nuclear war

What happens when a dangerous animal is backed into a corner? It does not calm down. It does not suddenly become reasonable and opt to negotiate or surrender. When an animal is...