Sunday, January 21, 2018

The End of the Shadow State?

By Jacob Farkas, Franklin & Marshall College Most nations are built upon the destruction or relocation of the native peoples. It has been this way since the beginning of time,...

Women’s Marches Signify Unity, Not Change

Saturday, January 22nd was a day many people were dreading: President Donald Trump’s first full day in office. Moreover, that day there were over five hundred marches around the world....

A Woman’s March for a More Democratic World

By Ilan Blask, Franklin & Marshall College Donald Trump has become widely unpopular, even in Antarctica. Saturday, protests took place worldwide, including the southernmost continent, with thousands of individuals participating...

Bana Alabed: Syrian Tweeting Girl Pens Letter to Trump

By BBC News Staff, BBC NEWS Bana Alabed, the seven-year-old Aleppo girl known worldwide for her tweets from Aleppo, has written an open letter to Donald Trump. "You must do something...
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Trump Set to Make Supreme Court Choice this Week, Short List Down to Three

By  Bill Mears, FOX NEWS POLITICS After an 11-month political standstill on filling the Supreme Court vacancy, the wait may be worth it for conservative activists eager to see President Trump...

Trump Backs Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines

BBC News Staff, BBC NEWS The new Republican president backed the Keystone XL and Dakota Access projects, provided American steel is used. The Obama administration in late 2015 halted Keystone, which...

What Donald Trump’s appointments reveal about his incoming administration

By The Economist, HOLED up in Trump Tower, the New York citadel he seems reluctant to leave, Donald Trump detected a tsunami of excitement in the national capital before his...

Trump didn’t Go after China on Day One

by Heather Long, CNN MONEY Donald Trump pledged to get tough on China on Day One in office. It didn't happen. He specifically promised to call China out for being a "currency manipulator." It's...

Trump Signs Executive Order on TPP

By Elena Holodny, BUSINESS INSIDER President Donald Trump has signed an executive order regarding his intent to pull the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. It's a "great thing for the...

Senate Committee Approves Tillerson for Secretary of State

By Nicole Gaouette, CNN POLITICS NEWS Former ExxonMobil chief executive Rex Tillerson won the backing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Monday to be secretary of state when it voted 11-10...