Communication Arts at Honolulu Community College

My name is Miki Phillips. I graduated from Kapolei High School, class of 2009, I attend Honolulu Communiy College, and I am in the Communication Arts program. I chose Honolulu Community College because I started off at KCC in their new Media Arts program which was taking too long so I transferred over to HCC…

How the Electoral College Works

Ah, Election Day, when Americans everywhere cast their ballot for the next President of the United States. Except, not really – Americans don’t directly vote for president. So, what’s happening on election day then? It’s a bit complicated because of something called the Electoral College. To keep things simple for now, think of the Electoral…

The Trouble with the Electoral College

In a fair democracy everyone’s vote should count equally, but the method that the United States uses to elect its president, called the electoral college, violates this principle by making sure that some people’s votes are more equal than others. The Electoral College is, essentially, the 538 votes that determine who wins the presidency. If…