Thursday, January 18, 2018

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...

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...

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...

These Stunning Photos Show the Reality of Life for Homeless People Around the World

PICTURED BY HANNAH FERRETT, The Sun Shine Gonzalvez took the images in the UK, New York and Spain as she wanted to spotlight people who are often ignored. A PHOTOGRAPHER has spent years...

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...

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...

‘Unmasking’ crackdown bill gets House panel’s OK

By Bradford Betz | Fox News The House Intelligence Committee approved a bill Friday to “crack down” on political “unmasking,” or unlawfully revealing the identities of private...

Syria Talks Set to Begin in Astana as Ceasefire Holds

By Zena Tahhan & Dylan Collins, AlJazeera News The Astana meeting marks a distinct change from what has previously been a diplomatic process led by UN, say analysts. Astana, Kazakhstan -  Key...