The PoliticOle is the Political Awareness Committee’s dedicated student forum. We’ve opened this discussion to get as many voices as possible in the conversation about today’s important political issues. We want to engage in local and national dialogue, bringing Oles’ perspectives to the table. See a post you have an opinion on? Voice your response commenting or by writing your own post! Please note that that the opinions on the blog are those of the authors alone and do not represent the opinions of St. Olaf College in any way. If there are any concerns regarding the PoliticOle, the PAC Coordinator Abdul Wake at