By Joe Kiernan Men are qualified for civil liberty in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral chains on their own appetites.” With this elegant quote from conservative British intellectual Edmund Burke, President Theodore [...]
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 [...]
Hatred is an incredibly powerful force. Such a negative emotion can drive impassioned individuals to engage in impulsive, detrimental acts that endanger the targets of their hatred. For instance, on Tuesday, February 10, Craig Stephen [...]
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)