Why did Suraj Patel lose his primary election? I can’t seem to figure it out…

Photo Credit: Millennial Politics Nearly 24 hours have passed since it concluded, but I am still trying to figure out why 34-year-old Suraj Patel lost the New York 12th Congressional District Democratic Primary Election to 72-year-old incumbent Carolyn Maloney. He lost by 17.6%, as Maloney totaled 58.8% of the vote while he totaled only 41.2% of it. Why did this happen? Was it the fact … Continue reading Why did Suraj Patel lose his primary election? I can’t seem to figure it out…

It almost seems like Suraj Patel was trying to lose

Photo Credit: William Farrington, Tinder, NBC Los Angeles, Suraj Patel It’s official; 72-year-old incumbent Carolyn Maloney has won the New York 12th Congressional District Democratic Primary Election over 34-year-old Suraj Patel and has likely won a 14th term as the district’s representative in doing so as a result of the fact that the district typically votes for the Democrat on the ball in the general … Continue reading It almost seems like Suraj Patel was trying to lose

Today is the day: Will Suraj Patel be stopped?

Photo Credit: Suraj Patel Today is the day of the New York 12th Congressional District Democratic Primary Election between 72-year-old incumbent Carolyn Maloney and 34-year-old Suraj Patel. Maloney is running for her 14th term in Congress, while Patel is a hotel executive who teaches business ethics at New York University and has never run for Congress before. The winner of this primary election will likely … Continue reading Today is the day: Will Suraj Patel be stopped?

No, Suraj Patel, you are not being “cyberbullied”.

Photo Credit: WS Buzz Creepy comments made back in August of 2012 by Suraj Patel, a 34-year-old Democrat who is running for a Congressional seat in New York against the party’s incumbent, Democratic Representative Carolyn Maloney, recently resurfaced. The comments made by Patel, who was then 29 years old, were made in several social media posts. In these posts, he expressed his attraction to a 16-year-old … Continue reading No, Suraj Patel, you are not being “cyberbullied”.

Criticism of Larry Nassar’s victims is not just being spread on social media

Photo Credit: The Cut In this day and age, it is so easy to take to Facebook or Twitter or Instagram or even the comments section of a YouTube video of a news article to lash out and criticize someone or something, many times by hurling insults. These methods of criticism have been frequently used by the critics of Larry Nassar’s victims. But what’s important … Continue reading Criticism of Larry Nassar’s victims is not just being spread on social media