Nation/World

Gutting FCC Guidelines Guts Our Rights

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

More than 87 percent of Americans have sustainable access to internet, and many of those who do spend more than ten hours a day actively online. Under the Obama administration, these people were guaranteed personal privacy and security while browsing, as Federal Communication Commission (FCC) laws required Internet Service ProvidersRead More

Jared Kushner and Steve Bannon walk together on December 1, 2016

Kushner And Bannon’s Rivalry: A Blessing in Disguise

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

As the American people have now seen countless times, President Donald Trump P ’00 behaves like a child. Unsurprisingly, the company Mr. Trump keeps in the White House exhibits the same puerility. According to leaks from within the Trump administration to various newspapers, Steve Bannon and Jared Kushner, two ofRead More

French presidential candidates stand on stage before a debate on March 20, 2017.

For Global Stability, The French Must Vote Macron

April 21, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

In two days, on Sunday, April 23, French voters will head to the polls for the first round of voting in their country’s presidential election, after a long and tumultuous campaign season. Last November, facing a historically low, single-digit approval rating, outgoing President Francois Hollande decided not to seek reelection.Read More

Syrian men carry  children through rubble in Aleppo in September 2016.

For Humanity’s Sake, America Must End The War in Syria

April 14, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Last week, the world was left shocked by the news of Bashar al-Assad’s Syrian regime using chemical weapons on its own people. This attack destroyed communities, deprived children of their parents, and inflicted  major brain and nerve damage upon survivors. Even more disheartening is that this was only one incidentRead More

President Trump’s Policies Are Destroying Our Planet

April 14, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

For President Donald Trump P ’00, the environment is a trivial concern. While he has ranged from having an “open mind” about climate change to describing it as a hoax created by China, Mr. Trump has been adamant that reinvigorating the coal industry and preserving American jobs are some ofRead More

Citizens of Hong Kong  gather for the pro-democracy Umbrella Protest.

Democracy: a Dying Breed in Hong Kong

April 14, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

March 26 was a sad day for democracy — a concept that, these days, has become somewhat of an endangered species.  In Hong Kong, thanks to the puppet masters in Beijing, Carrie Lam was “elected” the new chief executive. In fact, election is a rather loose term to describe Mrs.Read More

A Cleaner Path to Alternative Energy

April 7, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Since the Industrial Revolution, economic barriers have fettered the world’s transition to alternative energy sources. While the United Nations (U.N.) has roped various nations into many different treaties and non-binding agreements, a lack of concrete action has rendered efforts useless. In less  developed nations, a lack of funding stands asRead More

President Donald Trump P ’00 delivers his first address to a joint session Congress on February 28, 2017.

The Trump Administration Is Tired Of Losing

April 7, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On February 15, 2016, President Donald Trump P ’00 remarked that if he were elected President, “We’re going to win so much. You’re going to get tired of winning.” However, two and a half months into his presidency, Mr. Trump has failed to deliver on that promise. From the blockingRead More

How To Halt A Global Trend In Populism

April 7, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

When Britain voted last year to leave the European Union, the Philippines elected Mr. Rodrigo Duterte as President, and Mr. Donald Trump P ’00 became the President of the United States, it seemed like right-wing populism was becoming an unstoppable global trend. With major elections coming up this year inRead More