Following Joe Biden’s election, the Iowa State University College Republicans tweeted that people should “arm up.” Veronica BP of E2020 speaks to Kylee Haueter, the Iowa State Daily reporter who covered the story about the political climate at her university, as well as Adam Fingerhut, a psychology professor at LMU, to understand the reasons why violent language is becoming so prevalent online.

Veronica is a junior triple major in film production, history, and computer science. She loves long talks about politics, amateur flying trapeze, and getting 8 hours of sleep (almost) every night.

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