Sunday, January 21, 2018

Wasting Lives

By Alec W, Franklin and Marshall College The new iPhone is being released and you have nothing better to do but to camp outside the Apple Store so that you...

Hollywood’s Exotic Fetish

Congratulations! You were casted as the superhero; the white man who saves the day yet again.  But that's not all, you were casted as the villain; the sinister evil...

Human Rights Abuse in China

"Chynah" as President Trump so frequently refers to it has been under a lot of heat.  Allegations against the country surrounding human rights violations have been widely talked about...

One Country Two Systems

Once again, the US is cleaning up other countries’ messes. In 1997, the United Kingdom passed Hong Kong to the Chinese government under the structure of the “one country...

Extraordinary Rendition: Extraordinarily Undemocratic

Imagine: our own country kidnapping or abducting someone and transferring him or her to another country, usually one with lax torture laws. Sounds like something no democratic nation would...

Anti-Semitic Acts: No Comment

By Will C, Franklin & Marshall College You would either have to be living under a rock or be completely naive to not notice the common trend of racism in...

It’s Time to Make Vaccination Mandatory

It’s that time of year. Sniffling waitresses, hacking professors, and snot covered children, all part of my favorite season… flu season. But this isn’t just about the flu, no,...

Cutting Condoms: H.I.V. Education Needed in the Philippines

Healthcare.  A basic human right.  More specifically, a human right outlined in the International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) under Article 12 (UN Human Rights).  However,...

Who is “the Enemy of the American People”?

By Zihui Ni, Franklin & Marshall College "The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!" President...

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...