Category Archive: News

The Qatar Crisis

By Jessica Chang In June 2017, members of the Anti-Terror Quartet (ATQ) – Egypt, Bahrain, the UAE, and Saudi Arabia – cut off all relations with the nation of Qatar. They were joined… Continue reading

An Update on the Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman College Scandal

By Rose Gaudiani The 2019 college admissions scandal, aka “Operation Varsity Blues” as some have coined it, has continued with Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli’s trial. She and Giannulli paid $500,000… Continue reading

Rundown of Potential Female Democratic Candidates

By Audrianna Imka Although 2020 seems miles away, the next presidential election is slowly creeping up on us. With each week that passes, more politicians are beginning their presidential campaigns. In celebration of… Continue reading

Japan Withdrawing from IWC, Resuming Commercial Whaling

By Jessica Chang In December of last year, Japan announced it was going to pull out of the International Whaling Commission (IWC), a controversial and widely-criticized decision. While it may certainly seem an… Continue reading

New York Prison Without Heating During Polar Vortex

By Audrey Wallner The power first went out the Thursday the 31st of January, and The detention center said the damages couldn’t be finished until Monday the 4th of February. Since there was… Continue reading

Your Guide to the 2020 Presidential Candidates (So Far…)

By Nola Killpack So far, 523 candidates have filed to run for president. This includes 175 Democrats, 70 Republicans, 20 Libertarians, and 13 Green candidates, as well as a record number of women,… Continue reading

The Achievements of Bush

By: Ryan Brady As you most likely know, George Bush died recently. He passed away on November 30th at 91 years old, which means that he was the oldest president in history. Bush… Continue reading

A Couple Things You Need to Know About Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

By Audrey Roche The newly elected representative of New York’s 14th congressional district, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, is far from your typical candidate. Here are a couple important things to know about her! She is… Continue reading

Truths and a Bunch of Lies: What Happened to Journalist Jamal Khashoggi?

By Izzy Sutton The name Jamal Khashoggi has been floating around the news cycle for the past couple of months. Why? To put it simply, this Washington Post columnist was murdered in a… Continue reading

Climate Change’s 2030 Deadline

By Nola Killpack You may know that the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has announced that if we continue to emit greenhouse gases at the rate we are now, the world will… Continue reading