Understand​ing the Fiscal Cliff

Neil Davis ('13)/ Eastside Staff Writer

January 29, 2013

We all hear about the fiscal cliff, but do we really understand what it means to our economy? It is a difficult concept to understand; even our government has a hard time interpreting it. This is the “fiscal cliff” in a nutshell. In...

Inauguration day countdown: after racial triumph, Obama prepares for the White House

Avra Bossov ('11)/Eastside Global Commentary Editor

November 11, 2008

November 4, 2008 was a day that made its mark on history, for the nation elected its first African-American President. People of all ethnicities and ages rejoiced as soon as it was projected at 11 p.m. that Barack Obama would...

East votes Obama

Eastside Editorial Board

November 3, 2008

Out of 682 students who voted in today's mock presidential election, 78 percent of students (532 students) voted for Obama while 22 percent (150 students) voted for McCain.