Thursday, January 18, 2018

Mike Pompeo: A Good Choice for CIA Director?

By Allison Shockley, Franklin & Marshall College. We’re already stuck with Donald Trump for president, could it get much worse? My answer is an unfortunate and unequivocal yes. He has...

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...

Rainbows Behind Bars

By Kimberly Brandolisio, Franklin & Marshall College ‘20 America often prides itself on being progressive, diverse, and just. In many ways, this is true. I am grateful to live in...

Is Money More Important Than Her Life?

  Her family was starving to death. Their other children had already died. They thought they were giving her a better life, and that the money would be able to...

Torture: Is the US Just as Immoral as ISIS?

By Alec W, Franklin & Marshall College ISIS has been torturing, degrading, and taking the lives of thousands of humans throughout the world, which the majority of people would oppose. ...

Is Freedom of Speech a Basic Human Right?

Freedom of speech is a right that we hold very dear in the United States, however this right is not universal. Turkey has been called the “world’s biggest jailer...

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...

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...

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...

Capital Punishment: Not the Answer

By Claire O'Connor, Franklin and Marshall College “An eye for an eye makes the whole world go blind." We’ve all heard this cliché expression. We all know what it means...