Micky Wootten

Current Sophomore at Davidson College

Democracy Amidst the Backdrop of a Global Pandemic: South Korea Takes the Lead as the First Country to Hold National Elections During the Coronavirus Pandemic

It is no question that the ongoing coronavirus pandemic is the biggest news story in circulation as it has altered the living habits of practically everyone around the world in one way or another. With many countries essentially shutting down in attempt to slow the spread of this virus which there is currently no vaccine …

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A Party Reemerges: Infamous Irish Political Party Sinn Fein Wins Popular Vote, Challenging the Dominance of Ireland’s Two Major Parties

According to the most recently published results, Ireland’s leftist party Sinn Fein won the popular vote and gained more parliamentary seats than ever before in the national election held this past weekend. These results contrast years of a long-standing political status quo. For about 90 years, two center-right parties Fianna Fail and Fine Gael have …

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