Category Archives: Today’s News

The Synagogue Shootings

The Synagogue Shooting Mitchell Kurek Source: ABS News Unfortunately, this is not the first mass shooting we as a nation have to mourn in recent years. On Saturday, October 27 at 9:50 a.m., 46-year-old, neo-Nazi, Robert Bowers entered a synagogue in Sq… Continue reading

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Pharrell Williams Issued Ceased and Desist over use of song “Happy”

Pharrell Williams Issued Ceased and Desist over use of song “Happy” Caroline Duffy Source: Hollywood Reporter “There was nothing ‘happy’ about the tragedy inflicted upon our country on Saturday…,” these words came from Pharrell Wi… Continue reading

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The Migrant Caravan

The Migrant Caravan Joshua De Oliveira Source: New York Times October 13, 2018, a group of 160 migrant in San Pedro Sula, Honduras met at a bus terminal with the intent to flee their country plagued by violence and corruption. They wouldn’t be the on… Continue reading

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Redefining Identity

Redefining Identity Thomas Luu On October 21st, 2018, the New York Times revealed a leaked draft of a Department of Human Health and Services memo that  noted the Trump administration’s intent to rewrite the current legal definition of gender to be … Continue reading

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Nikki Haley resigns as UN Ambassador

Nikki Haley Resigns as UN Ambassador Alex Judd On October 9th, it was announced that Nikki Haley will resign as the US ambassador to the UN  and by the end of 2018 there will be a new UN ambassador, hand picked by the president. It was a relatively un… Continue reading

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Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Advances to Final Floor

Kavanaugh’s Confirmation Advances to Final Floor Source: Business Insider Early Friday morning, the senate voted yes (51-49) to advance Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh to the final floor vote, which is expected to occur on Saturday. This nomin… Continue reading

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A Historical Op-Ed

A Historical Op-Ed Mitchell Kurek Source: Daily Wire The United States has certainly had its fair share of political drama these past few years, but few stories rival the current events seen in the executive branch of our government. An op-ed anonymous… Continue reading

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Email Rebellion

Email Rebellion Kaitlyn Brown Source: Polifact.com Brett Kavanaugh has been the topic of heated debate across the United States since his nomination to become an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court was announced earlier in July. Now, days into his c… Continue reading

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Don’t Boo, Vote!

Don’t Boo, Vote Source: CNBC.com After over a year of staying out of the political spotlight, former president Barack Obama has once again stepped to center stage. Accepting the Paul H. Douglas award for Ethics in Government (which recognizes off… Continue reading

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Colin Kaepernick and the Nike Ad Campaign

Colin Kaepernick and the Nike Ad Campaign Thomas Luu In 2016, then San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick controversially knelt during the national anthem before the start of an NFL game. In the wake of escalating civil rights activism that t… Continue reading

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