Sunday, January 21, 2018

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...

Decriminalizing domestic violence in Russia: a violation of human rights.

In January, a march took place global-wide protesting in favor of the rights of women. Four days later, a bill decriminalizing domestic violence was passed in Russia. According to CNN...

Israel Messes Up…Again

Can foreign governments promote their home countries and support diplomatic goals by sponsoring trips for prominent Americans without engaging in undue propaganda? On Monday, a delegation of various NFL players...

Silent but Deadly: American Involvement in Yemen’s Humanitarian Crisis

Anna Rakich, Franklin and Marshall College Amongst the rubble of a crumbling Yemen lies the empty casings of American bullets. The country has suffered for years from a devastating humanitarian...

Israel: Moving On and Out

  A forced evacuation. An obliteration of a settlement. Why can’t Israel just have it easy for once? On Wednesday, February 1st, Jews living in Amona in the West Bank were...

Will the West Bank and Gaza Strip Ever Have Peace?

Many would characterize the West Bank and Gaza Strip as a region full of conflict and hate.  As many know, this place has always had issues from the beginning...

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...

Is International Intervention the Right Idea?

Countless numbers of people have been left dead, thousands of children are starving, and millions of dollars are being embezzled by South Sudanese officials. On top of that, close...

Jewish Hatred: A Never-Ending Problem

Anti-Semitism. The phenomenon and ideology of hatred of Jews. But why? Why do people hate Jews? Why does this hate persist in today's world, in so many societies? Obviously, these...

South Sudan’s Looming Genocide

By Will C, Franklin & Marshall College South Sudan fears for their own looming Genocide like their Rwandan neighbors, which resulted in 800,000 deaths in a mere 100 days of...