Ava DeSantis

Ava DeSantis

Ava DeSantis is Gen Z Voice at The Pavlovic Today. She has a background in political science and history at George Washington University.

 

 

We Need Our Cynicism About Electoral Politics

By Ava DeSantis | Published 13.07.2020.

We Need Our Cynicism About Electoral Politics

Ahead of the 2020 general election, I prepare to hear complaints from politicians and political organizers about my generation.…

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Duda’s Victory Is Not A Sign For American Conservatives

By Ava DeSantis | Published 13.07.2020.

Duda’s Victory Is Not A Sign For American Conservatives

President Andrzej Duda won 51.2% of the votes, defeating his challenger, Rafal Trzaskowski. This was the slimmest election…

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Where Is Humanity? International Students Speak Up Against New ICE Order

By Ava DeSantis | Published 11.07.2020.

Where Is Humanity? International Students Speak Up Against New ICE Order

On Monday, the US office of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) modified immigration policy to ban F-1/M-1 student…

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Feminists’ Fight For Bodily Autonomy Should Be Anti-Capitalist

By Ava DeSantis | Published 10.07.2020.

Feminists’ Fight For Bodily Autonomy Should Be Anti-Capitalist

When President Trump became the 45th President of the United States, his Department of Health and Human services changed…

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From Tea Party To Birthday Party:  Kanye West Wants To Serve God As POTUS

By Ava DeSantis | Published 09.07.2020.

From Tea Party To Birthday Party:  Kanye West Wants To Serve God As POTUS

On July 4th, rapper and businessman Kanye West tweeted “we must now realize the promise of America by trusting God,…

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Trump Administration Pushes For School Reopening Without Specific Plan In Place Yet

By Ava DeSantis | Published 07.07.2020.

Trump Administration Pushes For School Reopening Without Specific Plan In Place Yet

The President’s plan will continue to develop as Trump, First Lady Melania, and Vice President Mike Pence meet with…

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The Case For A Universal Public Defender Program

By Ava DeSantis | Published 06.07.2020.

The Case For A Universal Public Defender Program

In 2017, an interviewer asked Patrick J. Nolan, the director of the Criminal Justice Project at the American Conservative…

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Cuomo To Trump: Just Wear the Mask

By Ava DeSantis | Published 06.07.2020.

Cuomo To Trump: Just Wear the Mask

NY Governor Andrew Cuomo opened this morning’s press conference with the latest data on hospitalizations and deaths…

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What Biden’s Pitch For A Return To Safety Might Say About Americans

By Ava DeSantis | Published 06.07.2020.

What Biden’s Pitch For A Return To Safety Might Say About Americans

A Biden campaign staffer told the Washington Post, “from really January on, Vice President Biden has been laser focused…

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How Mary Trump Will Fight Her Case Against The Trump Family

By Ava DeSantis | Published 03.07.2020.

How Mary Trump Will Fight Her Case Against The Trump Family

On Wednesday, a New York Appeals Court judge removed the ban on Simon & Schuster publishing Mary Trump’s…

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Senate Democrats Push For DC Statehood After House Win

By Ava DeSantis | Published 02.07.2020.

Senate Democrats Push For DC Statehood After House Win

On Friday, House Democrats passed a bill to make Washington, DC the 51st state. The bill received 232 ‘yes’ votes.…

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Judge Removes Ban On Mary Trump Book

By Ava DeSantis | Published 02.07.2020.

Judge Removes Ban On Mary Trump Book

Yesterday, a New York Appeals Court judge removed the ban on Simon & Schuster publishing Mary Trump’s book. Mary…

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International Academics On American Racial Politics 

By Ava DeSantis | Published 01.07.2020.

International Academics On American Racial Politics 

The London School of Economics (LSE) hosted a roundtable discussion entitled “Race and Policing in America.”…

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Van Jones Denies Contributing To Trump’s Executive Order

By Ava DeSantis | Published 30.06.2020.

Van Jones Denies Contributing To Trump’s Executive Order

On Sunday, the Daily Beast published an article alleging that Van Jones, the CNN affiliate and criminal justice advocate,…

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Housing Shouldn't Stop Being A Right, This Month

By Ava DeSantis | Published 29.06.2020.

Housing Shouldn't Stop Being A Right, This Month

The CARES Act provided a temporary moratorium on eviction for nonpayment of rent, for most residents of federally subsidized…

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