Sunday, January 21, 2018

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Bana Alabed: Syrian Tweeting Girl Pens Letter to Trump

By BBC News Staff, BBC NEWS Bana Alabed, the seven-year-old Aleppo girl known worldwide for her tweets from Aleppo, has written an open letter to Donald Trump. "You must do something...

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...
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Congress Must Increase Funding for Foreign Programs that Save Lives

By Giovanni Corrado - Founder & President of New Politics Now LLC. While western nations debate whether vaccines should be mandatory, one and a half million children die each year...

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...

Save the Children warns of unlivable conditions in Gaza

Aljazeera Save the Children says kids are 'unable to sleep, study or play' as enclave faces electricity and environmental crises. One million children are suffering from "unlivable" conditions in the Gaza...