Friday, December 15, 2017

Mattis begins sending additional troops to Afghanistan

Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has begun sending additional troops to Afghanistan to carry out President Donald Trump’s new war strategy, and members of Congress will be briefed...

When Approval Ratings are Low, Drop Bombs and Go with the Flow

By Giovanni Corrado – April 15 Giovanni Corrado is a government and public policy student at Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster, PA. Corrado is the President of New Politics...

Toxic Pesticides Contaminating Food and Water

Image having the soil you live on, the water you drink, and the food you eat contaminated by toxic pesticides. Your entire family would be at risk for consuming...

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 President Assad the New Adolf Hitler?

Alyssa M, Franklin and Marshall College Imagine: you are accused of opposing the government of your country. Next thing you know, you are thrown onto a delivery bus and...

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...

The End of the Shadow State?

By Jacob Farkas, Franklin & Marshall College Most nations are built upon the destruction or relocation of the native peoples. It has been this way since the beginning of time,...