Sunday, January 21, 2018

$3B disaster balance enough for immediate Harvey response

Associated Press By ANDREW TAYLOR WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government has — for now — enough disaster aid money to deal with the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, but the...

Trump’s Cold War

It is very well known across the US how much we spend on the military. Most do not know the exact amount, but know it is an incredible amount....

Racism: A Thing of the Past?

By Alyssa M, Franklin and Marshall College Imagine: You are celebrating your child's birthday party when a group of people in trucks waving the confederate flag drive by and start...

NASA’s Future Under Trump

In case you have not noticed, SpaceX, a private space transport and aerospace production company, in cooperation with NASA, is making history. Today, SpaceX launched a vessel on its...

Bioterrorism: The New 9/11?

By Alyssa M, Franklin and Marshall College The Walking Dead, World War Z, I am Legend. We have all seen movies or heard of the concept of a virus...

Women’s Rights Are Equal Rights

Women are equal to men.  Surprising, right?  Somehow, some Americans are in denial that the wage gap exists, despite many pieces of statistical evidence showing otherwise.  Unfortunately, some of...

Technology: The Cause of Income Inequality

By: Maude Collins, Franklin and Marshall College Imagine a world in which only the wealthiest will survive. They are unable to stand, addicted to screens, and reliant on robots to...

Trump is Here to Stay, and So Should You

Since Donald Trump started to gain traction in the race for presidency, many joked about leaving the country. As a Donald Trump presidency became more and more likely, jokes...

A Minority Within A Minority

What if your death is a relief to others? Humanity sees you as a monster. Even within the most ostracized communities, you are scorned with disdain. This is the...

The Arctic Arms Race: The New Cold War

By Anna Rakich, Franklin & Marshall College As of right now, there is a lot more than Santa’s toy factory up at the North Pole. The Arctic holds 22 percent...