Thursday, January 18, 2018

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...
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What to Expect in Trump’s First 100 Days

By Michael A. Memoli, LA Times President Trump’s unorthodox quest for the White House was fueled by his disregard for convention and the nagging sense that he — and ultimately his supporters...

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...

Senate Committee Approves Tillerson for Secretary of State

By Nicole Gaouette, CNN POLITICS NEWS Former ExxonMobil chief executive Rex Tillerson won the backing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Monday to be secretary of state when it voted 11-10...

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...

The Future of the Left Is Female

By REBECCA TRAISTER, NYMAG Women’s rights are human rights, and women leaders are progressive leaders. A lot of people predicted that women were going to change America’s political history in January of...

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...

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...

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...