Posted On June 5, 2016 | Comments Off on The Struggle to Understand and Fight ISIS
In an increasingly secular world, the violent rise of the self-proclaimed Islamic State has been both baffling and disheartening. ISIS stands as an enigma in the modern world: an extremist group that condemns globalization and [...]
Posted On December 1, 2014 | Comments Off on Interview with Attorney General Alberto Gonzalez
By Anthony Cruz Alberto Gonzales served as the 80th Attorney General of the United States between 2005 and 2007. Gonzales is the highest-ranking Hispanic-American in the history of the Executive Branch. Gonzales has also served [...]
Posted On April 25, 2016 | Comments Off on The De Facto Sterile Working Class
The 2016 presidential run has brought with it an unexpected rise in the popularity of Bernie Sanders—and a growing appeal of social democracy to the American people. This phenomenon is to some degree evident in [...]
April 4, 2016 | Comments Off on How Free is Free Speech?
PPR Articles by Month
The Penn Political Review was founded in 2003 as The Soapbox Magazine and has grown over the past 10 years to include a wide spectrum of student, faculty, and guest opinions from the University of Pennsylvania community. Our articles are chosen by a non-partisan Editorial Board that seeks incisive, provocative pieces representing the views of Penn’s diverse community. We also love political cartoons and art and have a tradition of featuring the best ones as our cover art.
John M. Bridgeland Director, White House Domestic Policy Council (2001-2004)
Joseph A. Califano, Jr. U.S. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare (1977-1979)
Connie Morella U.S. Congresswoman (1987-2003), U.S. Ambassador to the OECD (2003-2007)