Candy Chan

Candy Chan

Candy Chan is studying History with a focus on War and Revolution at Barnard College. She is currently a staff writer at the Columbia Daily Spectator, covering issues pertaining to Columbia's relationship with West Harlem.

Prior to that she was an editor at Spectator's long-form magazine, The Eye, where she wrote stories about gender and sexuality.

Chan grew up in Vietnam where she witnessed first-hand the dangers of censorship; she has been determined to pursue a career in truth-seeking and to defend journalists' rights since. 

MP Andrew Bridgen Welcomes PM Johnson For The First School Reopening In North West Leicestershire

By Candy Chan | Published 26.08.2020.

MP Andrew Bridgen Welcomes PM Johnson For The First School Reopening In North West Leicestershire

PM Johnson, welcomed by MP for North West Leicestershire Andrew Bridgen, made an appearance at Coalville’s Castle Rock…

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McEnany Slams Goodyear For Allowing Employees To Support Black Lives Matter

By Candy Chan | Published 19.08.2020.

McEnany Slams Goodyear For Allowing Employees To Support Black Lives Matter

Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany kicked off Wednesday’s press briefing with an attack on House Speaker Nancy Pelosi,…

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Jill Biden Made Joe Biden Whole Again, Can She Do The Same For America? 

By Candy Chan | Published 19.08.2020.

Jill Biden Made Joe Biden Whole Again, Can She Do The Same For America? 

In a way, the entire second day of the Democratic National Convention was a build-up for Dr. Jill Biden’s moment in…

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Amy Klobuchar Rallies Rural America For Joe Biden

By Candy Chan | Published 17.08.2020.

Amy Klobuchar Rallies Rural America For Joe Biden

On the first night of the Democratic National Convention, Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota made an appearance to voice…

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Trump Is leading America Down a Path Of “Authoritarianism,” Warns Bernie Sanders

By Candy Chan | Published 17.08.2020.

Trump Is leading America Down a Path Of “Authoritarianism,” Warns Bernie Sanders

Two time Former Democratic Presidential Candidate and Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont was unequivocally clear in his speech…

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Trump Will Deliver RNC Acceptance Speech From The White House, Possibly Violating Federal Laws

By Candy Chan | Published 14.08.2020.

Trump Will Deliver RNC Acceptance Speech From The White House, Possibly Violating Federal Laws

President Trump confirmed on Thursday he intends on giving his Republican National Convention speech from the White House…

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Nearly Half Of Voters Find Kamala Harris A Good Vice President Pick

By Candy Chan | Published 14.08.2020.

Nearly Half Of Voters Find Kamala Harris A Good Vice President Pick

Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden took a while to announce his running mate, but perhaps it paid off. A new poll…

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In Over 40% Of  Schools Globally, Children Cannot Wash Their Hands 

By Candy Chan | Published 13.08.2020.

In Over 40% Of Schools Globally, Children Cannot Wash Their Hands 

Around the world, the pandemic reinforced the importance of proper hygiene and sanitation. As schools look to reopen safely,…

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Rivalry Between Kamala Harris And Kimberly Guilfoyle Extends Over A Decade

By Candy Chan | Published 13.08.2020.

Rivalry Between Kamala Harris And Kimberly Guilfoyle Extends Over A Decade

These days any animosity between Kamala Harris and Kimberly Guilfoyle could just be chalked up to the 2020 presidential election,…

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UK Falls Into Recession For The First Time In 11 Years

By Candy Chan | Published 12.08.2020.

UK Falls Into Recession For The First Time In 11 Years

The coronavirus has taken a toll on the UK economy; the country suffered its biggest slump on record between April and June,…

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Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany Cannot Say When Americans Will Receive Their $400 A Week

By Candy Chan | Published 10.08.2020.

Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany Cannot Say When Americans Will Receive Their $400 A Week

Over the weekend President Trump signed four executive orders on coronavirus relief after Democrats and the White House failed…

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I Did College Wrong: Fears and Anxieties About Graduating During A Pandemic

By Candy Chan | Published 08.08.2020.

I Did College Wrong: Fears and Anxieties About Graduating During A Pandemic

When I watched the class of 2020 lament their lost time last Spring, I was not nervous. I did not think I, a member of the…

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Senator Mark Warner: Forget TikTok, Huawei Is The Real Concern

By Candy Chan | Published 06.08.2020.

Senator Mark Warner: Forget TikTok, Huawei Is The Real Concern

Should you delete TikTok from your phone? Senator Mark Warner, Vice-Chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee, would probably…

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How Kristjan Podgornik, Slovenian Entrepreneur, Created The World’s Best Gift

By Candy Chan | Published 06.08.2020.

How Kristjan Podgornik, Slovenian Entrepreneur, Created The World’s Best Gift

Kristjan Podgornik, a creative and entrepreneur from Slovenia, grew up surrounded by beauty. As the son of an international…

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Misogynistic Lawyer Killed Judge Esther Salas’s Son

By Candy Chan | Published 04.08.2020.

Misogynistic Lawyer Killed Judge Esther Salas’s Son

Two weeks ago tragedy struck Esther Salas, a federal judge from New Jersey, when a madman shot and killed her only son and…

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