Sunday, February 18, 2018

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...

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...

Painkillers: Are they Helping or Hurting?

The prevalence of opiate-based painkiller drugs has rocked our nation, and Minnesota is no exception. Minnesota is presently dealing with a crisis due to the prevalence of opiates. Allina...

When Life Begins: Issues with the Pro-Life Movement

The rampant and illogical fanaticism of evangelicals and others influencing the government to regulate women’s bodies is a disgrace to this country’s values. There are several main issues when...

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...

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...

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 Woman’s March for a More Democratic World

By Ilan Blask, Franklin & Marshall College Donald Trump has become widely unpopular, even in Antarctica. Saturday, protests took place worldwide, including the southernmost continent, with thousands of individuals participating...

Trump Backs Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines

BBC News Staff, BBC NEWS The new Republican president backed the Keystone XL and Dakota Access projects, provided American steel is used. The Obama administration in late 2015 halted Keystone, which...

Trump Signs Executive Order on TPP

By Elena Holodny, BUSINESS INSIDER President Donald Trump has signed an executive order regarding his intent to pull the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. It's a "great thing for the...