Max Markham
Max Markham

Politics & pop culture junkie, class of 2012 at Stanford University, speak 4 languages, travel to ~40 countries and 6 continents. Political interests: political campaigns, NYC politics, United Nations, "War on Terror," Middle East, ICC, human rights law. Fun fact: I'm half Kiwi (New Zealander).

Oct. 4, 2012

Winner of Debate: Obama Romney Presidential Debate Schedule and Coverage

Follow along for live updates at the first of three crucial Obama/Romney debates starting at 9:00 PM Eastern Time.

March 7, 2012

Top 5 Issues Barack Obama Must Address in a Second Term

Less restrained by a looming reelection campaign, President Obama would have the opportunity in a second term to take on many issues that have gone largely unaddressed for four years.
Feb. 21, 2012

What Former Presidents Would Have Tweeted on President's Day

If only former presidents had the ability to share their deepest thoughts in 140 characters of less.
Oct. 23, 2011

English-Only Language Legislation Hurts America

With America constantly striving to stay at the apex of the world's globalization, it must begin to take multilingualism and foreign language education programs more seriously.
Aug. 26, 2011

Despite Low Polls, Obama Still A Fundraising King

Despite his sinking approval ratings, President Obama is quietly producing a record amount of money via fundraising that has the GOP struggling to keep up.
July 23, 2011

Cuomo's New York: The Blue State Is Back

In only six months as governor, Andrew Cuomo has helped revamp the image of New York as a truly progressive state.