About Adrian Rapazzini

Adrian Rapazzini is currently in her senior year at the University of California, Berkeley, where she studies English and Creative Writing. There are few things she loves more in life than a good chai tea latte and her cat, Kevin. Follow her on Twitter @adriana_rap.
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Mandatory Gun Ownership Makes Absolutely No Sense At All

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More than four months after the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut, the gun debate shows no signs of slowing down. This past month, the issue ramped up even more when mandatory gun possession ordinances were thrown into the discussion, and— before you start thinking that you read that wrong— yes, the idea of mandatory gun possession…
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Pew research shows that taking the loans and pursuing a bachelors degree will serve you well in the end

College Degrees – Worth the Student Loans?

Nearly 20 million Americans attend college every year. Yet the harsh reality of our current economic climate now means that a college degree is no longer a guarantee of employment. While a four-year degree is still a fundamentally helpful asset in the job market, the amount of time and money needed to pay back student…
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For the 2012 election, Nate Silver correctly called the result in all 50 states. How will his success affect 2016 and future elections?

The Future of Predicting Elections

In the days following the November presidential election, there was barely time to acknowledge President Obama’s successful electoral sweep before the idea that “it’s not too soon to start talking about 2016” became an immediate topic of discussion. Though it seems premature to start dissecting potential 2016 presidential candidates, it is by no means too…
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