Thursday, January 18, 2018

The Tragedy of Prisons

By Jacob Farkas, Franklin & Marshall College Smyrna, Delaware. What began as a routine morning quickly turned hectic when, at around 10:30am, an officer at the James T. Vaughn Correctional...

Mr. Trump, Help Us Rebuild Our Inner Cities

By Dawn Turner Trice, Chicago Tribune Dear President-elect Donald Trump, Over the past several months, it has become painfully clear that you know very little about our country's inner cities, specifically communities...

Hysteria Created by Mainstream Media

By Griffin Schultz, Franklin & Marshall College. What if I told you in today's world, the mainstream media is dishonest and bias. The people of today have to sift through...

McConnell, Ryan Say Congress Will Pay for Trump’s $12B Border Wall

By Benjamin Siegel, ABC News. House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said today that Congress will forge ahead with plans to approve funds for President Donald...

Obama Commutes 330 Additional Prison Sentences

By Sarah Wheaton, POLITICO In what was likely to be his final major use of executive authority, President Barack Obama commuted the sentences of an additional 330 federal prisoners on...
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The Obamas Sent Final Message to the Country

By NPN News, "We want to hank you once again from the bottom of our hearts" said Barack and Michele Obama in their final farewell message.

What Will Trump Do About North Korea?

North Korea put on quite a show earlier this week by setting off a missile and conducting launch tests. This was seen as a challenge to the United States...
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What to Expect in Trump’s First 100 Days

By Michael A. Memoli, LA Times President Trump’s unorthodox quest for the White House was fueled by his disregard for convention and the nagging sense that he — and ultimately his supporters...

Trump Signs For Dakota Access and Keystone XL Pipeline

By Will C, Franklin & Marshall College Within his first week as the 45th president of the United States, Donald Trump has signed to negotiate the Dakota Access and the...

President Trump’s ‘Muslim Ban’ Faces Controversy

By Tommy Manley, Franklin & Marshall College Since Donald Trump’s inauguration last Friday, he has surprised many by passing a series of executive orders, many of which have been controversial....